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EVENTS
Convergence : The Pandemics of COVID-19 and Health Disparities : How Does Inequity in Healthcare Affect Health Outcomes ?
PRESENTED BY AIA CENTRAL VAL- LEY ’ S ACADEMY OF ARCHITECTURE FOR HEALTH AND EQUITY , DIVERSITY AND INCLUSION COMMITTEES
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INFO : Panel discussion . Thursday , Oct . 8 , 12:00-1:30 p . m . /// $ 10 Please consider making a donation to the Sacramento Food Bank & Family Services : https :// support . sacramentofoodbank . org / AIA
WHERE : Zoom link will be provided to registered participants .
OVERVIEW : This lively and informative event features panelists from UC Davis Health , the Sacramento LGBT Center , Kaiser Permanente and Sutter Health . Panelists will share their personal experiences in Sacramento ’ s current healthcare system , the effects of the COVID-19 global pandemic , and how they ’ re currently addressing inequities among marginalized groups in our community .
Architects from the Chapter ’ s healthcare and equity diversity and inclusion committees will ask questions that focus on approaches and solutions that can remediate and improve community health in our region .
Event led by Teresa Endres , AIA , Caitlin Stevenson , AIA and Casey Wong , Assoc . AIA
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