Dr. Kirsten Bibbins-Domingo on COVID-19 health disparities
On Wednesday, May 6, the Black Staff and Faculty Organization (BSFO) will present the second event in its special, “We Need to Talk” webinar series. This episode will feature Dr. Kirsten Bibbins-Domingo, Ph.D., M.D., M.A.S. of UCSF Medical Center.
Dr. Bibbins-Domingo will discuss how UCSF is addressing COVID-19’s health disparities in underserved populations, and her role as the committee chair of UCSF’s recently launched Health Atlas, which is an interactive population health mapping website that curates publicly available data and visualizes it at the census tract level.
What: BSFO presents “We Need to Talk,” featuring Dr. Kirsten Bibbins-Domingo
When: Wednesday, May 6, 11-11:30 a.m.
Zoom: Web link
Meeting ID: 919 1009 5807
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About Dr. Bibbins-Domingo
Dr. Kirsten Bibbins-Domingo, Ph.D., M.D., M.A.S. is a professor and chair of the Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics and professor of medicine at UCSF. She is a general internist, cardiovascular disease epidemiologist and the inaugural vice dean for Population Health and Health Equity in the UCSF School of Medicine. Dr. Bibbins-Domingo co-founded the UCSF Center for Vulnerable Populations at Zuckerberg San Francisco General Hospital, which is a research center focused on discovery, implementation, policy, advocacy and community engagement for communities at risk for poor health and inadequate health care. She has a particular interest in patterns of poor health at younger ages and in racial and ethnic minority populations.
For questions, please contact Ghanya Thomas or Latascha Magness-Cotton.Tags: BSFO, coronavirus, COVID-19, health