The Association of American Medical College (AAMC)’s Research on Care Community, Health Equity subgroup (ROCChe) is hosting a webinar on Monday, Feb. 29, from 1-2 pm CST.
Led by David M. Krol MD, MPH, FAAP of the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation (RWJF), the webinar discussion will focus on four new change leadership programs designed by RWJF to build a culture of health and promote health equity by addressing disparities and combating the effects of racism and poverty. The webinar will explore the unique design of each of the four programs, including the intended audiences and funding opportunities available.
Discussion will include the programs’ focus on and the importance of:
- Applying research to solve real, on-the-ground community health challenges
- Tackling the root causes of inequities and addressing the effects racism
- Breaking down silos and collaborating across disciplines and sectors; and
- Engaging leaders from underrepresented populations and disadvantaged backgrounds.
For more information and to register for the webinar, please visit https://aamc1.webex.com/aamc1/onstage/g.php?MTID=e469c537550e04ec541ab10af7bf93817