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Pearls of Practice 9 - Hot Topics for Clinicians: Diversity, Cultural Competence & Implicit Bias


Saturday, April 10, 2021 at 10:00am ET - Saturday, August 14, 2021 at 11:45pm ET
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Credits Offered

This event offers 7.0 CE credits to attendees (1.5 Pharmacology credits) .
Accredited by American Association of Nurse Practitioners.

Additional Information

The Maryland Academy of Advanced Practice Clinicians

in conjunction with the

Chesapeake Bay Affiliate of the National Association of Clinical Nurse Specialists

are hosting the webinar

Pearls of Practice 9

Hot Topics for Clinicians: Diversity, Cultural Competence & Implicit Bias


Speaker Lineup

  • Jana Goodwin. PhD, RN - Bias, Culture and The Social Determinants of Health: The Healthcare Challenge
  • Wendy Zhang, RN, DNP candidate - Social determinants of health screening in the primary care setting 
  • Valerie Barnes, PharmD - Disparities in Medication Management: Methods to Foster Equality in Prescribing
  • Andrew Miller, MS - Basics of LGBTQ+ Affirming Care
  • Ginette Okoye, MD - Management of Acne in Skin of Color
  • Charles Callahan, DO, FAAP - This is Baltimore: The impact of structural racism on population health
  • Debra Holbrook FNE, FAAN Human Trafficking: Clinical Presentation & Blue Dot Response Model

Pearls for Practice aka Lightning Talks (non-CE)

  • Briana Walton, MD – Complex Pelvic Floor Disorders
  • Sean Stewart, MD – Treating Veins in Skin of Color
  • Felix Gurman, MD – Racial Disparities in Pain Management and Addiction Treatment

  • Heather Mikesell – Incorporating a Hereditary Cancer Risk Assessment into Practice
  • The Maryland Addiction Consultation Services – Support for Providers
  • Charlton Cooper - ATI Physical Therapy: The Patient Experience
  • Steven Horel – Zypitamag: A new pitavastatin option for lipid management
  • University of Maryland DNP Students - Peer Reviewed Scientific Poster Presentations
  • CVS MinuteClinic – Diversity in the Workplace & A Day in the Life of a MinuteClinic NP


Each presentation is a stand-alone unit that allows attendees to participate at their own pace.

Registration                 $55.00             

Student  Registration $15.00 

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