Beyond Flexner 2018: Community, Diversity and Equity
April 9-11, 2018
Atlanta Marriott Marquis
The Beyond Flexner Conference is a comprehensive activity for health professions educators, students and residents, clinicians, and community partners committed to a more equitable health care. The broad themes of social mission include social determinants of health, community engagement, disparity reduction, diversity promotion and value-based health care. Inter-professional education and practice are essential components of a transformed health system. The Beyond Flexner conference is a unique opportunity to learn more about the movement and how to integrate social mission into your teaching, learning and practice. The conference is hosted by Morehouse School of Medicine, the Emory University Nell Hodgson Woodruff School of Nursing, and the Beyond Flexner Alliance.
Early tuition discounts will be available for a limited time. Beyond Flexner Conference registration includes a comprehensive curriculum, social events, meals and course materials including online access to lecture slides. READ MORE
The program and events offered at the Beyond Flexner Conference provide the highest quality of education and networking opportunities for professionals committed not only to improving health but to making it fairer. READ MORE
Continuing Medical Education
This activity has been proved for AMA PRA Category 1 credit(s)TM.
The Morehouse School of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to sponsor continuing medical education for physicians.
The Morehouse School of Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of up to 17.0 AMA PRA Category 1 credit(s)TM. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent to their participation in the activity.
Continuing Nursing Education
Emory Nursing Professional Development Center (ENPDC) is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation. Attendees to this CNE activity will be awarded contact hours by ENPDC.
No conflict of interest has been found with the speaker for this CNE activity nor with the members of the planning committee.
Are you a trainee or early career professional? BFA is looking to nurture the next generation of innovators and activists. The Young Flexnerian network will have trainee/early career professional specific events at the Beyond Flexner 2018 Conference and will continue after the conference as a forum for development of leaders in social mission in health professional education through educational opportunities, networking, and career development. Let us know should you want to be engaged after the conference!
CENTER FOR CIVIL & HUMAN RIGHTS
Be Inspired! Explore the fundamental rights of all human beings. Leave empowered to join the conversation in your own community. The Beyond Flexner 2018 Conference attendees will have an opportunity to purchase tickets for an exclusive reception and program at the Civil Rights Museum in Atlanta. Stay tuned for more details!