“Tackling Implicit Bias in Healthcare” Panel

Date(s) - September 8
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Batavia Public Library

On Saturday, September 8, the Kane County Democratic Women host a panel of experts who are “Tackling Implicit Bias in Healthcare.”
Implicit bias is a problem for everyone, but implicit bias can be overcome through reflection and mindfulness. This forum will discuss what implicit bias is, how it relates into healthcare, and what steps can be taken to bring awareness to this problem. Speakers include Lauren Underwood, nurse and candidate for the U.S. House; State Rep. Stephanie Kifowit, and representatives from Planned Parenthood, Equality Illinois, EverThrive Illinois, and the Illinois Coalition for Immigrant and Refugee Rights.
Doors open at 12:30 p.m. To RSVP, go to https://www.eventbrite.com/e/tackling-implicit-bias-in-healthcare-tickets-48643665513?aff=efbeventtix.