Cook Ross and the Association of American Medical Colleges present a unique program that empowers you to educate groups in your healthcare organization around Unconscious Bias. This evidence‐based, intensive and dynamic 4-day course provides a hands-on experience that prepares you to deliver an unconscious bias workshop. This unique professional development opportunity is aimed at leaders in academic medicine and other professionals in healthcare and biomedical research who are looking to integrate unconscious bias learning opportunities into their organizations.
Beginning with highly experiential unconscious bias workshop, participants will be empowered to deliver a two hour course to employees of their organizations. Participants will gain a deeper understanding of unconscious bias and how to facilitate conversations around how unconscious biases develop, influence perceptions and decision making, and impact institutional diversity and inclusion efforts.
Learning Objectives and Outcomes
- Examine your background and identity so you can interact more authentically with co-workers, customers, and the community
- Explore how the brain functions so you can recognize Unconscious Bias as a natural function of the human mind
- Expose patterns of Unconscious Bias so you can navigate their impact on decision making
- Understand the science, research, and impact of unconscious bias so that you can be more conscious in your decision making.
- Learn to deliver a 2-hour Unconscious Bias course and navigate conversations around biases
Who Should Attend?
Diversity and Inclusion Practitioners, Human Resource Personnel, Organization Development and I/O Psychology Practitioners, Coaches, Counselors, Educators, Heads of Departments/Divisions and or Executives – Individuals who are interested in developing a better understanding of themselves, their decision-making approach and what makes them and their organization “tick”.
Dates: March 12-15, 2019
655 K St. NW
Washington, DC 20001
To Register for the Course
Please contact our Marketing and Events Specialist, Natanya Khashan, at firstname.lastname@example.org. In addition to the registration fee, a licensing agreement and fee is required to enroll in the course.
Important information before registering:
- Those trained in this course may only train employees of the same organization.
- A licensing agreement and fee is required to enroll in this course.
- Cancellations must be communicated by phone directly to the registrar.