RACE, RACISM, Let's Talk About It, Right Here, and Right Now: Understanding Its Organizational Cost(s) And Impact -- LIFESPAN FALL SUMMIT (LIVE WEBINAR DATE) -- September 29, 2020
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This presentation will take on the topic of Race and Racism. First, in creating a safe environment and one of authenticity. In this session, we will look at the power dynamics behind race, privilege, and expose the elephant in the room of race/racism and its influence on aging services. Participants will be moved to a place of better understanding and unpacking and understanding the fear of discussing race and racism. This session will examine the structural and systemic branches of racism, why Black Lives / All Lives Matter, and simply say what needs to be said, all while understanding the strategies and approaches to an improved and inclusive aging services, healthcare, and workplaces. If you are confused, do not know what to say or do when it comes to understanding race and racism, then this is the session for YOU!
- Social Workers
- Assisted Living Managers
- Social Work
- Assisted Living Manager
Fees are per person
LifeSpan Member: $55.00
Jeffrey Ash, B.S., M.S., Ed.D.
Associate Dean, Diversity and Inclusion, Assistant Professor, University of Maryland-Baltimore School of Nursing
Jeffrey Ash is currently Associate Dean, Diversity and Inclusion, Assistant Professor at the University of Maryland, Baltimore, and (UMB) School of Nursing. The School of Nursing has received Insight into Diversity, highly acclaimed Higher Education Excellence in Diversity (HEED Award) for Healthcare professions for both 2018, and 2019. Dr. Ash has published in Journal of Professional Nursing, The Changing Face of Academic Nursing: Nurturing Diversity, Inclusivity, and Equity, and a chapter “Dimensions of Diversity” in the Ronch, Weiner text, Person Centered Elder Care.
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This program is sponsored by The Beacon Institute. This course is approved for 1.0 continuing education.
This program is approved by the National Continuing Education Review Service (NCERS) of the National Association of Boards of Examiners of Long Term Care Administrators.
This program is approved by the Maryland Board of Social Worker Examiners for Category 1 Continuing education for social workers in Maryland.
Assisted Living Manger
This educational offering was approved by the Department of Mental Health and Hygiene, Office of Healthcare Quality, State of Maryland for Assisted Living Managers.
Refunds, minus a $25 processing fee per registrant, will be honored if requested in writing FIVE (5) business days prior to the date of the seminar.
Cancellation due to State survey, the state Surveyors must actually be in the building in order to receive a refund. To receive a refund due to a Survey, Beacon Institute requires a form to be completed, please contact Annmarie Gordon @ email@example.com. Attendees may send substitutions in their places without prior notification. Additional fees may apply.