Soledad O’Brien, Keynote Presentation, 2016 Beyond Flexner Alliance Conference

Fitzhugh Mullan, Opening Remarks, 2016 Macy’s Award Ceremony

Jack Geiger, Lifetime Achievement Award Recipient, 2016 Macy’s Award Ceremony

Luther Brewster, Breakout Session Leader, 2016 Beyond Flexner Alliance Conference

Conference Participants, Community Site Visit, 2015 Beyond Flexner Alliance Conference

2012 Beyond Flexner Alliance Conference

Fitzhugh Mullan, Plenary Presentation, 2015 Beyond Flexner Alliance Conference

Beyond Flexner Alliance (BFA) is a movement focused on health equity and the education of health professionals as providers of more equitable health care, prepared to build a system that is not only better, but fairer.

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History of the Movement

The concept of “social mission” in medical or health professions education in the United States was not much used before 2010. Academicians, students, and policy leaders did reference ideas such...

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Social Mission Resources

SOCIAL MISSION RESOURCES: In this section, you have the opportunity to explore resources that have been categorized by our Beyond Flexner members. These include web-based resources, downloadable articles, videos, and...

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Conference Highlights

CONFERENCE HIGHLIGHTS: Explore featured talks, resources, and stories from the Beyond Flexner conferences.

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Highlights

BFA Blog – July 10, 2018

Innovating to Improve Care Now and In the Future: Screening for and Addressing Social Determinant of Health Needs Physicians and other health care providers can learn a lot from the world...

Health Equity Fellowship Opportunity

Leaders for Health Equity Fellowship – Now Accepting Applications! The Leaders for Health Equity Fellowship Program is now accepting applications through August 1. The 2019 fellowship will select up to 20...

The BFA Board of Directors Welcomes New Members

The Beyond Flexner Alliance Board of Directors is pleased to welcome five new board members. The breadth, depth, and diversity of their experience will both complement current members and strengthen...

2018 Awards for Excellence in Social Mission in Health Professions Education

The Milken Institute School of Public Health at the George Washington University and the Beyond Flexner Alliance honored the Josiah Macy Jr. Foundation Awards for Excellence in Social Mission in Health Professions...

"Of all the forms of inequality, injustice in health care is the most shocking and inhumane." ~ Martin Luther King, Jr. 1966