Achieving Health Equity with Underserved Communities

Achieving Health Equity with Underserved Communities

(lighthearted music) – Living here, working here, I see the disparities that we’re experiencing, here in Solano County, for marginalized communities. – Latinos and Filipino Americans, and other underrepresented groups are not seeking services at the same rate as the white population does. And that’s gonna impact their health outcomes. If you’re not getting care […]

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Cultural Competency Seminar – Discrimination and Sexual Misconduct

Cultural Competency Seminar – Discrimination and Sexual Misconduct

>>In this video Karin Martinsen and Dr. Antonio Ferrantino of the Office of Institutional Diversity and Equity begin a discussion on the importance of nondiscrimination and avoiding sexual misconduct. They will then introduce a short video on discrimination and sexual harassment. The most important thing we hope you learn from this video is what to […]

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Alterconf Toronto 2015 – Inclusion Before Diversity: Putting Self-Care First by Ivana McConnell

– Thanks very much for having me. I apologize in advance this is only my second talk ever. So if I start to talk at the speed of light, just wave at me and I will slow down. My name is Ivana. I work as an Interaction Designer here at Myplanet, which is one of […]

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Cultural Competence in Healthcare

Cultural Competence in Healthcare

In the last 50 years nearly 40 million immigrants have migrated to the US. By 2055, researchers predict that over half the American population will hail from non-American descent. And every single individual no matter where they come from or where they go, has the right to belong here. Over the last decade, leaders in […]

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First-Hand Look at Health Care Careers

First-Hand Look at Health Care Careers

[Music] I thought it was really interesting because it felt real. Seeing how real people would react. I thought it was really, really just amazing. This is the first Youth Career Day that we’re holding here at the Garfield Center. We have over 150 students here today from the Bay Area and the Sacramento area […]

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