Continuing Medical Education Opportunities: How Health Disparities Impact Infant Mortality

A Physician's Practical Guide to Culturally Competent Care: U.S. Department of Health and Human Services Office of Minority Health

  • Self-directed training course designed for physicians, physician assistants and nurse practitioners.


​Understanding and Addressing Health Disparities (CME): Solving Disparities

  • This continuing medical education activity was developed for healthcare professionals committed to improving quality and reducing racial and ethnic disparities in health and health care.

  • This CME course is available to physicians for credit, although any health care professional may find the information useful. It is worth one credit

Healthcare Disparities: The Ohio State University Center for Continuing Medical Education (CCME)

  • Maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit

Health Care Disparities - An Introduction: Harvard Medical School Global Academy

  • 5 courses in program

  • Identify the role of social determinants in health and health care and strategies for addressing each. Recognize disparities in disease diagnosis, access and care for specific populations and specialties. Discuss the impact of insurance coverage on health care disparity and the role played by socioeconomic status. Define the difference between refugees and asylum seekers and identify health care needs unique to each population. Discuss the history that led to the current system of health care in the US and define the key aspects of the Affordable Care Act.

Ethnic Health & Health Disparities: Understanding Health Issues in America I, II, III, and IV: East Carolina University


2018 Pediatric Intensive: Adverse Childhood Experiences and Toxic Stress 4/20/2018: Cincinnati Children’s

  • Date & Location: Friday, April 20, 2018 8:00 AM - 12:30 PM   American Red Cross, Cincinnati, OH

  • Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center designates this live activity for a maximum of 3.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)

  • Experts from different fields (medicine, psychology, public health, and counseling) will discuss how children respond to difficult and traumatic experiences and what we can do to help them to overcome and thrive.  Specifically, we will cover the effects of abuse, parental depression, and social determinants of heath on the both the physical and mental health of children.  This conference is intended for anyone who care for children--pediatricians, family physicians, nurse practitioners, psychologists, and social workers.

Unconscious Race and Social Class Bias Among Acute Care Surgical Clinicians and Clinical Treatment Decisions: The JAMA Network

  • Significant health inequities persist among minority and socially disadvantaged patients. Better understanding of how unconscious biases affect clinical decision making may help to illuminate clinicians’ roles in propagating disparities.