RAISE: Creating Safe Space I: Reporting Race 101

Thursday, March 2, 2023

2-3 PM ET  


Incomplete and inconsistent capture of information3.2 workshop about race and ethnicity in real-world data (RWD) limits a full understanding of the distribution, safety, and effectiveness of FDA-regulated products, which impacts the health of the public.

The Reagan-Udall Foundation for the FDA, in collaboration with FDA's Office of Minority Health and Health Equity, launched RAISE to elevate the capture and curation of race and ethnicity data in health care settings to ultimately improve the quality of health care and medical products.

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        Speaker: Susan C. Winckler RPh, Esq, Reagan-Udall Foundation for the FDA

Welcome Remarks from FDA
        Speaker: Christine Lee-Flemming, PhD, PharmD, Strategic Research Engagement Lead, Office
                        of Minority Health and Health Equity, U.S. Food and Drug Administration

Connecting the Dots: From Collecting Better Data to Creating Safer Space
        Speaker: Carla Rodriguez-Watson, PhD, MPH, Reagan-Udall Foundation for the FDA


       Building bridges: Cultural Humility and Community Partnerships to Improve Health Equity                         
Silas Buchanan, Founder and CEO  
       Institute for eHealth Equity

        The Tech that Supports Workflow and Individuality                          
Aparna Sridhar, Product Lead, Cadence Scheduling
        Epic Systems

Moderated Discussion 
         Moderator: Elizabeth Cohn, RN, PhD, FAAN 
         Rudin Professor of Community Health  
         Hunter College, City University of New York


          Workshop Champion: James E.K. Hildreth, PhD, MD, President and CEO, Meharry Medical College 
          Silas Buchanan
          Citizen Voice: Marjorie Innocent, PhD, Director of Learning and Impact, NAACP Empowerment Programs, Inc            
          Aparna Sridhar