Arthritis At Home Episode 132: Equity and biases in rheumatology care
In this episode of Arthritis At Home, we are sharing the #CRArthritis interview with Dr. Diane Lacaille, Scientific Director of Arthritis Research Canada. Cheryl Koehn, Founder and President of Arthritis Consumer Experts, has a discussion with Dr. Lacaille about equity and biases in rheumatology care. She explains the difference between explicit and implicit biases and how it can impact how healthcare professionals provide care. In addition, she shares her personal experiences on how to ensure everyone receives equitable care.
Check out these helpful resources to learn more
Truth and Reconciliation Calls to Action 18 to 24 and the Arthritis Community – https://youtu.be/aBcICRqPHFc
Arthritis Research Canada – https://www.arthritisresearch.ca/
University of British Columbia: Mentorship, Equity & Inclusion Resources – https://medicine.med.ubc.ca/faculty/mentorship-equity-inclusion/mentorship-equity-inclusion-resources/