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Diversity Prelook Event 2021 Schedule




U.S. medical students from diverse backgrounds, including those who identify as coming from a racial and ethnic minority, first-generation, economically or environmentally disadvantaged, non-traditional, or sexual orientation and gender minority background, are invited to register for this free event to learn more about Baylor’s residency programs. 

May 18, 2021

Theme: Choosing Where to Train for Residency


5:30-5:45 p.m.

Welcome Remarks and What BCM is doing to Strengthen Diversity, Equity and Inclusion and Create a Culture of Anti-Racism

Mark Harbott, M.D., Senior Associate Dean of Graduate Medical Education

Toi B. Harris, M.D., Associate Provost of Institutional Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion

5:45-6:30 p.m.

Presentation: Forming Your Professional Identity as a UiM/UR Applicant

Andria Tatem, M.D., Assistant Residency Program Director, Department of Pediatrics

6:30-6:45 p.m.

Q & A or Break


6:45-7:45 p.m.

Panel Discussion: Advice on Selecting a Residency Program as a UiM/UR Applicant

Trainee Panel

7:45-8:00 p.m.

Closing remarks


May 19, 2021

Theme: How to Stand Out as a UiM Applicant


5:30-5:40 p.m.

Opening Remarks

Teri Turner, M.D., M.P.H., MEd, Assistant Dean of Graduate Medical Education

Erik Malmberg, Ph.D., JD, Director of Institutional Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion

5:40-6:40 p.m.

Panel Discussion: How to Shine as an Applicant in a Post-COVID Era

Program Directors Panel

6:40-6:50 p.m.

Q & A or Break


6:50-7:50 p.m.

Workshop: Practical Tips for Applying to a Residency Program

Program Directors and Trainees

7:50-8 p.m.

Closing Remarks


May 20, 2021

Optional Event: Baylor College of Medicine 2021 Health Equity Research Summit


9 a.m.-5 p.m.

Keynote Address by Dr. David Acosta, Chief Diversity and Inclusion Officer, Association of American Medical Colleges

Plenary Sessions

Concurrent Sessions

Health Equity Research Showcase

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