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Eaton Hall Lecture

The Eaton Hall Lecture Series at the University of Kansas Medical Center is a university-wide lectureship focused on diversity in medicine.

Eaton Hall

Eaton Hall Lecture Series

The Eaton Lecture Series at the University of Kansas Medical Center is a university-wide lectureship focused on diversity in medicine that was created by Carrie Francis, MD and developed with support from Alex Chiu, MD and the KU Department of Otolaryngology - Head & Neck Surgery in partnership with the KU School of Medicine.

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Fall 2021 Lecture

Race Correction of Lung Function Measurements & Algorithms:
Consequences for Lung Health

Presentation by Lundy Braun, PhD, Brown University, Bohan Visiting Speaker
and award-winning author of Breathing Race into the Machine:
The Surprising Career of the Spirometer from Plantation to Genetics

November 9, 2021
12n-1p CT via zoom

Recording of Fall 2021 lecture

Spring 2021 Lecture
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Gender-Affirming Surgical Care
Presented by:
Carrie Francis, MD (series host and moderator)
Daniel Knott MD FACS, Facial Plastic Surgery, UC San Francisco
Meredith Gray MD FACOG, Obstetrics & Gynecology, KUMC
Satish Ponnuru MD, Plastic Surgery, KUMC
Taryn Acosta Lentz PhD LP, OBGYN Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences, KUMC
Kim Wallace-Young PhD, OBGYN Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences, KUMC

March 30, 2021
12n-1p CT via zoom

Recording of Spring 2021 lecture

2020 Lectures

Postponed due to the pandemic

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Spring 2019 Lecture

Anatomy of Bias: U.S. Medicine, Ethics and Mythology
Presentation by Harriet A. Washington, Bohan Visiting Speaker
and award winning author of Medical Apartheid:
The Dark History of Experimentation from Colonial Times to the Present

May 7, 2019
12n-1p CT
Health Education Building 
University of Kansas Medical Center

Fall 2018 Inaugural Lecture
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Developing an Academic Medical Center Diversity, Equity & Inclusion Strategic Plan
Presentation by David Brown, MD, Associate VP & Assoc. Dean, Health Equity & Inclusion, University of Michigan Health System & Assoc. Professor of Otolaryngology - Head & Neck Surgery, University of Michigan Medical School.

October 23, 2018
12n-1p CT
Health Education Building 
University of Kansas Medical Center

KU School of Medicine

University of Kansas Medical Center
Department of Otolaryngology–
Head & Neck Surgery
3901 Rainbow Boulevard
Mailstop 3010
Kansas City, KS 66160
913-574-0181