Action Collaborative for Black Men in Medicine Webinar Series

Join the Action Collaborative for Black Men in Medicine for any of the upcoming virtual forums to delve into the findings from the in-person Strategy Summit. There will be separate forums for each of the following areas:

  • Medical School Admissions
  • Assessing K-12 Pathways to Medicine
  • Engaging Athletes into Medicine and Science
  • Financing and Funding the Medical School Pathway

During these virtual forums, you will have the opportunity to:

  • Learn about the proposed systems-based strategies and interventions developed in the Summit
  • Discuss and share your prospective on proposed systems-based solutions
  • Assess how you and or your organization can contribute to systems change

These forums will inform the development of the Action Collaborative’s national agenda. Also, save the date for the national virtual meeting to be held March 8 – 9, 2023.

Register for all forums in this series by clicking the green register button above. Please note that you can participate in multiple forums or choose individual sessions to attend.

Learn more about the Action Collaborative and opportunities for systems change.

Contribute to the Action Collaborative work by sharing this information with others who are working to advance systems change.

#ActionCollab4BlackMeninMed
@AAMCToday
@NationalMedAssn
Website: aamc.org/actioncollabforBMIM
Contact us: actioncollabforblackmen@aamc.org

  • Contains 2 Component(s) Includes a Live Web Event on 02/01/2023 at 4:00 PM (EST)

    Join the Action Collaborative for Black Men in Medicine for any of the upcoming virtual forums to delve into the findings from the in-person Strategy Summit.

    Join the Action Collaborative for Black Men in Medicine for any of the upcoming virtual forums to delve into the findings from the in-person Strategy Summit. There will be separate forums for each of the following areas:

    • Medical School Admissions
    • Assessing K-12 Pathways to Medicine
    • Engaging Athletes into Medicine and Science
    • Financing and Funding the Medical School Pathway

    During these virtual forums, you will have the opportunity to:

    • Learn about the proposed systems-based strategies and interventions developed in the Summit
    • Discuss and share your prospective on proposed systems-based solutions
    • Assess how you and or your organization can contribute to systems change

    These forums will inform the development of the Action Collaborative’s national agenda. Also, save the date for the national virtual meeting to be held March 8 – 9, 2023.

    Register for all forums in this series here. Please note that you can participate in multiple forums or choose individual sessions to attend.

    Learn more about the Action Collaborative and opportunities for systems change.

    Contribute to the Action Collaborative work by sharing this information with others who are working to advance systems change.

    #ActionCollab4BlackMeninMed
    @AAMCToday
    @NationalMedAssn
    Website: aamc.org/actioncollabforBMIM
    Contact us: actioncollabforblackmen@aamc.org

    Dr. Lynne Holden
    Professor, Emergency Medicine, Albert Einstein College of Medicine
    Senior Associate Dean, Diversity and Inclusion, Albert Einstein College of Medicine
    Vice-Chair, Diversity and Inclusion, Department of Emergency Medicine, Albert Einstein College of Medicine
    President, Mentoring in Medicine, Inc.

  • Contains 2 Component(s) Includes a Live Web Event on 02/09/2023 at 4:00 PM (EST)

    Join the Action Collaborative for Black Men in Medicine for any of the upcoming virtual forums to delve into the findings from the in-person Strategy Summit.

    Join the Action Collaborative for Black Men in Medicine for any of the upcoming virtual forums to delve into the findings from the in-person Strategy Summit. There will be separate forums for each of the following areas:

    • Medical School Admissions
    • Assessing K-12 Pathways to Medicine
    • Engaging Athletes into Medicine and Science
    • Financing and Funding the Medical School Pathway

    During these virtual forums, you will have the opportunity to:

    • Learn about the proposed systems-based strategies and interventions developed in the Summit
    • Discuss and share your prospective on proposed systems-based solutions
    • Assess how you and or your organization can contribute to systems change

    These forums will inform the development of the Action Collaborative’s national agenda. Also, save the date for the national virtual meeting to be held March 8 – 9, 2023.

    Register for all forums in this series here. Please note that you can participate in multiple forums or choose individual sessions to attend.

    Learn more about the Action Collaborative and opportunities for systems change.

    Contribute to the Action Collaborative work by sharing this information with others who are working to advance systems change.

    #ActionCollab4BlackMeninMed
    @AAMCToday
    @NationalMedAssn
    Website: aamc.org/actioncollabforBMIM
    Contact us: actioncollabforblackmen@aamc.org

    Ryan M. Sutton, M.A., Ph.D.

    Assistant Dean of Diversity, Equity, & Inclusion, Dell Medical School
    Assistant Professor of Practice, Educational Psychology
    Assistant Professor of Practice, McCombs Business School

    Reginald W Miller, DVM, DACLAM

    Dean for Research Operations and Infrastructure
    Professor, Comparative Medicine and Surgery
    Professor, Environmental Medicine & Public Health
    Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

    Dr. Reginald W. Miller, a graduate of the Tuskegee University College of Veterinary Medicine (1986), serves as the Dean for Research Operations and Infrastructure and is responsible for the oversight of ISMMS Biosafety, Environmental Health and Safety, Laboratory Safety, Select Agents and Toxins Program, Core Facilities and Shared Research Resources (Operations); as well as Basic Science Laboratory Infrastructure (Infrastructure).

    Dr. Miller directs several programs, through the Dean’s Office, focused on increasing the number of Black and Latino males in the Sciences and Health Careers.  The programs are:

    • SWAG Initiative: Scholar-athletes With Academic Goals (SWAG) - This program is a pipeline initiative targeting student athletes (middle school – collegiate) with the message that “excellence in academics and athletics lead to career opportunities in science and/or health care.  Athletes must reject the false narrative that they must choose one over the other”.  The SWAG Initiative helps to guide athletes along the academic career path.
    • Friends of Odysseus (FOD) – Black and Latino male mentoring program for Residents/Fellows at the Icahn School of Medicine.  The focus of FOD is on those soft skills (financial literacy, networking through golf, community building) essential for professional success.  Medical students are invited to participate and residents/fellows are encouraged to act as peer mentors.
    • Sports Scholars Program – Partnering with Icahn School of Medicine, One Hundred Black Men, NY, and other community groups, Black and Latino males are provided with shadowing opportunities, research experience, and career mentoring to improve access to careers in sports (Athletic trainers, Physicians, Physical Therapists, Nursing, etc).
  • Contains 2 Component(s) Includes a Live Web Event on 02/15/2023 at 3:00 PM (EST)

    Join the Action Collaborative for Black Men in Medicine for any of the upcoming virtual forums to delve into the findings from the in-person Strategy Summit.

    Join the Action Collaborative for Black Men in Medicine for any of the upcoming virtual forums to delve into the findings from the in-person Strategy Summit. There will be separate forums for each of the following areas:

    • Medical School Admissions
    • Assessing K-12 Pathways to Medicine
    • Engaging Athletes into Medicine and Science
    • Financing and Funding the Medical School Pathway

    During these virtual forums, you will have the opportunity to:

    • Learn about the proposed systems-based strategies and interventions developed in the Summit
    • Discuss and share your prospective on proposed systems-based solutions
    • Assess how you and or your organization can contribute to systems change

    These forums will inform the development of the Action Collaborative’s national agenda. Also, save the date for the national virtual meeting to be held March 8 – 9, 2023.

    Register for all forums in this series here. Please note that you can participate in multiple forums or choose individual sessions to attend.

    Learn more about the Action Collaborative and opportunities for systems change.

    Contribute to the Action Collaborative work by sharing this information with others who are working to advance systems change.

    #ActionCollab4BlackMeninMed
    @AAMCToday
    @NationalMedAssn
    Website: aamc.org/actioncollabforBMIM
    Contact us: actioncollabforblackmen@aamc.org

    Cedric M. Bright, MD, FACP

    Vice Dean for Medical Education and Admissions
    Professor of Clinical Internal Medicine
    112th President National Medical Association

    Dr. Cedric M. Bright is the  Interim Vice Dean for Medical Education and Admissions, Professor of Internal Medicine, at the Brody School of Medicine in Greenville NC. He served as President of the National Medical Association from 2011 to 2012, advocating in the White House for health equity, increased diversity in clinical trials, and increasing the pipeline of students of color into health careers. He serves on the roundtable of Black Men and Women in STEM for the National Academy of Science, Engineering and Medicine and has presented numerous grand rounds on the impact of Covid 19 on the black community.  He is a member of AOA and The Order of the Golden Fleece from during his time at UNC Chapel Hill. He is presently serving on the AMA Foundation, National Fellowships Inc, and Episcopal High School boards. He is also a steering committee member for the Association of American Medical Colleges and National Medical Association Action Collaborative on Black men in medicine. He is a Brown alum from ’85 and ‘93, and a UNC grad from ’90.

    Demondes Haynes, MD, FCCP

    Associate Dean for Admissions, School of Medicine
    Professor of Medicine, Division of Pulmonary & Critical Care
    The University of Mississippi Medical Center

    Dr. Demondes Haynes is native Mississippian. He received his Bachelor’s degree from The University of Mississippi in Oxford, MS. He attended medical school and obtained his M.D. at The University of Mississippi School of Medicine in Jackson, MS. He completed residency training in internal medicine, served as chief resident, and then completed fellowship training in pulmonary and critical care medicine at The University of Mississippi Medical Center (UMMC). He also holds a Master of Science degree in Population Health Management from the John D. Bower School of Population Health. Currently, Dr. Haynes is Professor of Medicine in the Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care and is Associate Dean for Admissions for UMMC’s School of Medicine.

  • Contains 2 Component(s) Includes a Live Web Event on 02/23/2023 at 3:00 PM (EST)

    Join the Action Collaborative for Black Men in Medicine for any of the upcoming virtual forums to delve into the findings from the in-person Strategy Summit.

    Join the Action Collaborative for Black Men in Medicine for any of the upcoming virtual forums to delve into the findings from the in-person Strategy Summit. There will be separate forums for each of the following areas:

    • Medical School Admissions
    • Assessing K-12 Pathways to Medicine
    • Engaging Athletes into Medicine and Science
    • Financing and Funding the Medical School Pathway

    During these virtual forums, you will have the opportunity to:

    • Learn about the proposed systems-based strategies and interventions developed in the Summit
    • Discuss and share your prospective on proposed systems-based solutions
    • Assess how you and or your organization can contribute to systems change

    These forums will inform the development of the Action Collaborative’s national agenda. Also, save the date for the national virtual meeting to be held March 8 – 9, 2023.

    Register for all forums in this series here. Please note that you can participate in multiple forums or choose individual sessions to attend.

    Learn more about the Action Collaborative and opportunities for systems change.

    Contribute to the Action Collaborative work by sharing this information with others who are working to advance systems change.

    #ActionCollab4BlackMeninMed
    @AAMCToday
    @NationalMedAssn
    Website: aamc.org/actioncollabforBMIM
    Contact us: actioncollabforblackmen@aamc.org

    Damien Jackson, M.Ed
    Asst. Dean, Office of Student Finance
    Albert Einstein College of Medicine