2021 MRS Health Equity Fall Symposium

Wednesday, October 27, 2021

7:00 pm – 8:30 pm

Online, virtual meeting

Health Equity in Radiology – A Call to Action



7:00 pm 

Featured Speaker: Geraldine McGinty, MD (Cornell)
Radiology and Health Equity – Why Now?

7:20 pm

Rodrick Williams MD
The Current State of Health Equity in Massachusetts – Challenges and Opportunities

7:30 pm

Break-Out Rooms (Two 5-minute presentations followed by 20 minutes of discussion)

1) Fostering Equitable Cancer Screening
Screening for hepatocellular cancer – Christina LeBedis, MD (BMC) 
Lung cancer screening – Amy Oliveira, MD (Baystate) 

2) Fostering Community and Belonging in Radiology Practices
Efren Flores, MD (MGH) and Mimi Neuman, MD (CRA)
3) Fostering Diversity of the Radiology Workforce
Dania Daye, MD, PhD (MGH) and Carolynn DeBenedectis, MD (UMass)
4) Fostering Equity through Advocacy
Neel Madan, MD (Tufts), Priscilla Slanetz, MD (BMC), Ed Brennan (MRS Lobbyist)
8:00 pm

 Large Group Reflections and Take-Home Messages

Each breakout group reports to large group on take-home messages

8:30 pm Adjournment

Register for the Event

For additional information, please contact
Lina Szymkowski, Chapter Administrator:
Phone: (781) 434-7313
Email: massradiological@mms.org
Fax: (781) 464-4896