Office of Diversity & Inclusion

Schedule & Events


Upcoming Events & Meetings
Sep
25
Wed
Health Sciences Diversity and Inclusion Council Cultural Competency Speaker Series
Sep 25 @ 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm

Creating Safe and Inclusive Spaces for the LGBTQIA Community: 101

Health Sciences Building, Room 4301

Kari Jo Freudigmann, M.S., UMKC assistant director, LGBTQIA programs and services
Kimberly Tilson, B.S.N., R.N., nurse care manager, TMC Behavioral Health Community Access Program; Health Science District LGBTQIA patient care advocate
This is a two-part session. Part one is a 101 basic knowledge session. Part two on October 3 is an application skills session.

Participants in part one will learn to:
* identify issues facing the LGBTQIA community
* demonstrate fundamental skills to become a community ally
* reduce the fear of reprisal and discrimination
Participants in this session may also receive 25 wellness points toward their Total Rewards benefits package.

 

Oct
3
Thu
Health Sciences Diversity and Inclusion Council Cultural Competency Speaker Series
Oct 3 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

Creating Safe and Inclusive Spaces for the LGBTQIA Community: Application Session

Health Sciences Building, Room 3301*

Henry Ng, M.D., MPH, Internal Medicine/Pediatrics, Public Health, LGBT Health Advisor

LGBTQ panelists: Ask Me Anything
Application breakout sessions

Oct
30
Wed
Health Sciences Diversity and Inclusion Council Cultural Competency Speaker Series
Oct 30 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

Biodiversity and the Medicines from Nature

Cesar Compadre, Ph.D., professor, Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences; director, Biomedical Visualization Center, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences

To register, go to https://tinyurl.com/CCSSregistration.

Because of space considerations, registration is encouraged but not required.

Also available online via Zoom at https://umkc.zoom.us/j/8162352833.