Montrone Seminar on Leadership and Equitable Healthcare Delivery

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The CBS Health Equity Series:

Leadership and Equitable Healthcare Delivery


Thursday, November 16, 2023
Geffen Hall, Room 590
Lunch Available at 12:45 p.m.
Event Time: 1 p.m. – 1:45 p.m.

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As part of The Paul M. Montrone Seminar Series on Ethics, the Student Leadership and Ethics Board of The Bernstein Center invites you to join us for an in-person fireside chat on the topic of leadership and equitable healthcare delivery with Dr. Uché Blackstock, Founder and CEO of Advancing Health Equity, in conversation with Morgan Lataillade ’24. We will discuss the current state of health equity in the United States, the impacts of racism, bias, and incentive misalignment, and what future healthcare leaders should be actively considering to create a more equitable healthcare ecosystem in our future.

Attending this event will provide credit towards the Phillips Pathway for Inclusive Leadership (PPIL), focusing on the DEI essential skill of addressing systemic inequity.

This event is co-sponsored by Black Business Student Association (BBSA)Healthcare Industry Association (HCIA), and Healthcare and Pharmaceutical Management Program as marketing partners.

About Dr. Uché Blackstock:

Dr. Uché Blackstock is a thought leader on bias and racism in healthcare. She appears on air regularly as an MSNBC medical contributor and is the founder and CEO of Advancing Health Equity, as well as a former associate professor of Emergency Medicine at NYU School of Medicine. Dr. Blackstock received both her undergraduate and medical degrees from Harvard University. Dr. Blackstock’s debut book, LEGACY: A Black Physician Reckons with Racism in Medicine, will be published next January.

About Morgan Lataillade ’24

Morgan Lataillade is a second-year MBA/MPH candidate at Columbia Business School and Columbia University Mailman School of Public Health. She currently serves as the Vice President of Partnerships in the Healthcare Industry Association within the Business School. Prior to Columbia, Morgan worked in Pharma Technical Operations at Genentech, providing on-call technical processing oversight and project leadership for Genentech’s end-to-end drug product manufacturing process for both clinical and commercially approved medicines. Over the summer, Morgan worked as a Pharmacy Growth and Innovation intern at CVS Health.

November 16th, 2023 1:00 PM through  1:45 PM
645 W 130th St
Geffen Hall
New York, NY 10027
United States