Texas Diversity Council Teaches Cultural Competency at 2016 Dallas Healthcare Diversity Summit
Dallas, TX – – On July 13, 2016 the Texas Diversity Council will host the 2016 Dallas Healthcare Diversity Summit at UT Southwestern Medical Center from 8:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. The theme of this year’s summit is “Many Faces Addressing Diversity & Inclusion in Healthcare.” This event is designed to provide healthcare practitioners, administrators, students and professionals with a clear understanding of philosophies and processes that strengthen culturally competent care delivery.
“The Healthcare Diversity Summit is an excellent platform to highlight the benefits of diversity in healthcare,” said Dennis Kennedy, Founder & Chair of the National Diversity Council. “Obtaining valuable knowledge from reputable sources is a great start to improving diversity in the field.”
The summit will open with registration, breakfast, and networking from 8:00 a.m. to 9:00 a.m. Participants will then discuss how to build an organizational workforce that is culturally competent and inclusive. Highlighted topics will include “Veteran Cultural Competency,” and “Becoming a Culture of Inclusive Excellence.” Following the discussion, panelist will open the floor for a question and answer session.
Registration for the Dallas Healthcare Diversity Summit is currently ongoing and can be completed at www.txdiversitycouncil.org/dallas-hcds. Individual registration cost is $69.00. For more information, please contact Mae Marshall at [email protected].