What Lies Beneath: Implicit Bias in Healthcare

About the Course
Implicit bias is a learned automatic stereotype that can be unintentional. It can be deeply ingrained, seemingly associative and has the potential to influence behavior. Every healthcare professional, regardless of what, where and how they practice cares for people from various backgrounds. This course will present evidence-based implicit bias training for healthcare professionals as well and medical and birthing centers. 

Listen, Learn, and Earn CE Hours with this podcast course. Available on AppleSpotify, and other podcast apps.

Learning Outcomes
Upon completion of this podcast, the learner will be able to:
  • Identify the concept of implicit bias. 
  • Select examples of the type of implicit bias. 
  • Recognize the effect of implicit bias on real live patients. 
  • Locate ways to increase self-awareness by reflecting on case study. 
  •  Recognize conscious evidence-based mitigation strategies to overcome implicit bias.
About the Presenter
Benjamin D. Reese, Jr.,PsyD, is a clinical psychologist with over 50 years of work on issues of race, diversity and implicit bias. He was formerly the Vice President for Institutional Equity and Chief Diversity Officer for Duke university and the Duke University Health System. He is currently the President and CEO of BenReese, LLC, a global diversity, inclusion and antiracism company working with organizations in the U.S. and around the world.

Resolution of Conflict of Interest

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The information provided in this activity is for continuing education purposes only and is not meant to substitute for the independent medical judgment of a healthcare provider relative to diagnostic and treatment options of a specific patient’s medical condition.
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Course ID: 63186