At 12 PM ET on Thursday, June 18, CTTI will host Engaging Racial and Ethnic Minority Patient Populations in COVID-19 Clinical Trials. The webinar will include discussion on how to recruit and enroll diverse populations of participants more effectively.
Speakers will include:
- Christina Brennan, Northwell Health
- Richard Knight, American Association of Kidney Patients
- Fabian Sandoval, Emmerson Clinical Research Institute
- Cassandra Smith, Janssen
CITI Program Health Disparities Webinar
This webinar provides an overview of health disparities, raising awareness of this issue in research design and conduct. It discusses how implicit bias and ways of communicating perpetuate disparities and discrimination in clinical research and healthcare. The webinar also provides information about resources for researchers available from the NIH and the NIMHD to understand and address health disparities. Finally, the webinar concludes with strategies and tools to facilitate more diverse research teams and inclusive research practices.