We Are Called -
Confronting Racism to Achieve Health Equity Conversation
A CHA Zoom Meeting Series
Join your colleagues from across the Catholic
health ministry for a four-part conversation series where CHA members will have
the opportunity to share how their organizations are working to meet the goals
of our ministry's new collective initiative to confront racism, Confronting
Racism to Achieve Health Equity. The live 30-minute conversations will take
place once a month through a Zoom meeting,
starting in April and ending in July.
Click here to see an overview of the 4 part conversation series.
We Are Called Conversation I: Confronting Racism by Achieving
Health Equity Zoom Meeting
April 28, 2021
12 - 12:30 p.m.
This opening conversation will
discuss how the events of last year have changed the way health care
organizations look at systemic racism as the root cause of health
Two CHA members will discuss why raising awareness and
understanding of systemic racism and how it manifests itself in medicine are
critical first steps to ensure we are working on the right problems and with the
right people. In other words, we need to understand whether we are just treating
the symptoms (health disparities) without curing the disease (systemic
Attendees will be encouraged to share their stories and