Recruitment & Multicultural Affairs (ORMA)

Care for Undocumented Immigrants

January 13, 2021

MD students’ telehealth initiative provides pandemic support: The severe pain and lengthy hospital stay could have been avoided, said Angela, an undocumented immigrant from Colombia, if only the application she had submitted to receive Charity Care in New Jersey two months earlier had been approved, or if just one of the nearly 70 follow-up calls she made had been returned.

2021 Feb 03

Impact of Unresolved Trauma on American Indian Health Equity

12:00pm to 1:00pm

Location: 

https://harvard.zoom.us/j/95581726413?pwd=b3VXV3ZVTHNzUGZ4ZjFFb29RSEZaZz09

In collaboration with the Harvard University Native American Program, the Department of Global Health and Social Medicine presents:  Impact of Unresolved Trauma on American Indian Health Equity  by  Donald Warne, MD, MPH, Associate Dean of Diversity, Equity and Inclusion; Director, Indians into Medicine (INMED) and  Master of Public Health Programs; Professor of Family and Community Medicine-University of North Dakota School of Medicine and Health Sciences. 

2021 May 27

HMS Class Day

2:00pm to 4:00pm

Location: 

Details pending
2020 Jul 15

MCFC

4:30pm to 5:30pm

Location: 

Zoom
ORMA's Multicultural Fellows Committee
2020 Jun 17

MCFC

4:30pm to 5:30pm

Location: 

Zoom
ORMA's Multicultural Fellows Committee
2020 May 13

MCFC

4:30pm to 5:30pm

Location: 

Zoom
ORMA's Multicultural Fellows Committee
2021 Apr 22

MCFC

4:30pm to 5:30pm

Location: 

Zoom
ORMA's Mulitcultural Fellows Committee
2021 Mar 18

MCFC

4:30pm to 5:30pm

Location: 

Zoom
ORMA's Multicultural Fellows Committee
2021 Feb 18

MCFC

4:30pm to 5:30pm

Location: 

Zoom
ORMA's Multicultural Fellows Committee
2021 Jan 14

MCFC

4:30pm to 5:30pm

Location: 

Virtual
ORMA's Multicultural Fellows Committee
LaShyra Nolen

Member Making a Difference Nov-Dec 20202 LaShyra Nolen

December 4, 2020
LaShyra Nolen has packed a lot into her first 15 months as a medical student. Elected president of her Harvard Medical School (HMS) Class of 2023, which by Harvard tradition also meant she presided over the Student Council as a first-year student, Nolen became the first Black woman on record to hold the position.
William Augustus Hinton. Image: Stephen Coit

From Portraits to Role Models - Why We Need Black Physicians in Academic Medicine

December 3, 2020
Early in my medical school career, before I became accustomed to the marble buildings and grandiose paintings of physicians on the walls, I attended the unveiling of a new portrait. Depicting William Hinton, a Black physician known for groundbreaking work in syphilis treatment, the addition garnered attention from faculty and students alike. We stood in the large room, surrounded by portraits of mostly White physicians, as Hinton’s image was revealed.
2020 Dec 15

Impact of COVID-19 on Individuals with Disabilities

12:00pm to 1:00pm

Location: 

Zoom sent on registration
As part of HMS DICP ongoing Equity and Social Justice Lectures series (ESJ), this webinar will discuss impacts of COVID on individuals with disabilities.  Panelists: Lisa I. Iezzoni, MD, MSc, HMS Professor of Medicine, Health Policy Research Center, Mongan Institute, MGH; Sharon King, Community Outreach and Advocacy Specialist, Boston Center for Independent Living;  Taciana Ribeiro Saab, Dorchester Program Manager Boston Center for Independent Living;  Moderator: Alden Landry, MD, MPH.... Read more about Impact of COVID-19 on Individuals with Disabilities

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