Perspectives on Diversity & Inclusion Series: Implicit Bias: What It Is & How to Address It

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Implicit Bias: What It Is & How to Address It

This presentation will cover bias, in general, and different types of biases that may influence interactions. We will also discuss why disrupting bias is important for an organization. Finally, we review proven strategies to mitigate the effects of biases.

Speaker Bio: Dr. Michelle Ortiz is the Director for the Office of Diversity, Equity and Inclusion at The University of Arizona College of Medicine – Tucson. She received her PhD in Communication from The University of Arizona. In her current role, she develops and oversees trainings aimed at reducing the influence of implicit biases and promoting an inclusive climate.

Register for the Zoom Webinar for all 4 Speakers during Spring 2021:

Brought to you by: the ALVSCE Diversity & Inclusion Council


May 12, 2021 Noon to 1 p.m.

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