Asian Pacific Islander American Heritage Month
BIOGRAPHICAL POSTERS OF RESEARCHERS, FACULTY & STAFF
Learn about the background and careers of several Asian Pacific Islander American researchers, faculty and staff, as well as their journey to KU Medical Center. Digital posters may be viewed online, and will also be featured via social media.
JAYHAWK COFFEE BREAK
Members of the Asian Pacific Islander American Heritage Month Committee, an extension of the Diversity, Equity & Inclusion Cabinet Programming Committee, share information about their current activities and events via Zoom, May 5, 2020.
COMMUNITY CONVERSATIONS: DISCRIMINATION & RACISM AROUND COVID-19
The Student Diversity Council (SDC) at the University of Kansas Medical Center facilitated an open discussion via Zoom on May 6, 2020. The discussion, how COVID-19 amplifies social and racial disparities, was led by Drs. Monica Oh and Lynette Sparkman-Barnes.
APIA HERITAGE MONTH RESEARCH DAY
Learn about the research conducted by KU Medical Center’s Asian Pacific Islander American faculty and students. Digital posters and presentations, and keynote address by Ronald Chen, M.D., MPH, Joe and Jean Brandmeyer Endowed Professor and chair of the Department of Radiation Oncology, and associate director of health equity at The University of Kansas Cancer Center.