GRAND ROUNDS: Implicit Bias in Medicine
February 20 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Affiliation: Chief Quality Officer
Director of Clinical Quality and Safety
LA County Harbor‐UCLA Medical Center
Associate Clinical Professor, Department of Medicine
David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA
Los Angeles, California
- Define implicit bias, explicit bias, health disparity, healthcare disparity, intersectionality, and explain how these terms relate to the delivery of healthcare.
- Take steps to identify the role implicit bias may play in their own clinical practice, and use various techniques to improve care to all patients, regardless of their background.
- Explain how explicit bias may affect the care of patients from different cultures and who use different languages.