Introduction to Unconscious Bias and Microaggressions

The purpose of this course is to fulfill the state of Maryland requirement for completion of implicit bias training for licensed providers for relicensure as of 4/1/2022 (Senate Bill 5/House Bill 28 - 2021: Public Health - Implicit Bias Training and the Office of Minority Health and Health Disparities). 


This course will increase awareness of unconscious bias and microaggressions, provide participants with strategies for responding to microaggressions and mitigating bias in everyday life, the workplace, and in clinical care in an effort to reduce health and health care disparities and promote health equity.

Target Audience

Any licensed provider, who is required to complete implicit bias training in fulfillment of (Senate Bill 5/House Bill 28 - 2021: Public Health - Implicit Bias Training and the Office of Minority Health and Health Disparities) as of 4/1/2022.

Learning Objectives

  • Develop an awareness of how unconscious bias impacts decision-making
  • Recognize microaggressions
  • Respond to microaggressions
  • Practice allyship for creating an inclusive and welcoming environment
  • Apply strategies for mitigating unconscious bias
Additional information
Contact email: 
Course summary
Registration opens: 
06/07/2022
Registration closes: 
07/31/2022
Cost:
$25.00
Bill Thomas, MA
Program Manager
Diversity, Inclusion, and Health Equity Training and Education
Johns Hopkins Medicine
Office of Diversity, Inclusion, and Health Equity
Cheri Wilson, MA, MHS, CPHQ
Program Director
Diversity, Inclusion, and Health Equity
Johns Hopkins Medicine
Office of Diversity, Inclusion, and Health Equity

Price

Cost:
$25.00
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Required Hardware/software

Computer with internet access, webcam and microphone.
Live sessions will be presented virtually via Zoom.  Please test your computer's video and audio before the event.