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Volume 36, Issue 3
Publication date: September 1, 2015
September 1, 2018
Cross-Cultural Communication for Pediatric Providers
Will R. Ross, MD, MPH (Moderator)
Professor of Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Nephrology; Associate Dean for Diversity, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, Missouri
Daniel Blash, PhD
Assistant Dean, Cultural Awareness and Staff Diversity, Department of Human Resources, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, Missouri
Bess A. Marshall, MD
Professor of Pediatrics, Division of Endocrinology and Metabolism, Washington University School of Medicine; Associate Director, Department of Pediatrics Office of Faculty Development, St. Louis, Missouri
After completing this activity, the physician should be better able to:
Describe the contributions of culture to health care delivery and implementation.
Discuss the impact of unconscious bias on medical decision-making.
Identify resources that enhance one¡¯s ability to communicate across cultural barriers and mitigate unconscious bias.
Explain the distinction between cultural competence and inclusion.
List measures of success in creating an inclusive organization.