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S21 - Diversity, Equity and Inclusion in Clinical Nutrition and Research (S21)

‐ Mar 27, 2022 11:00am


  1. Summarize health disparities related to nutrition and health behaviors
  2. Identify successful strategies to improve access to and care of underrepresented minorities in clinical care and research studies
  3. Create a diverse and inclusive environment in both clinical and research practices

Strategies to Engage Racially and Ethnically Diverse Women in Clinical Research

Fatima Cody Stanford, MD, MPH, MPA, MBA, FAAP, FACP, FAHA, FAMWA, FTOS, Obesity Medicine Physician Scientist; Assistant Professor of Medicine; Director of Diversity, Nutrition Obesity Research Center (NORCH), Massachusetts General Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA

Sexual Minorities, Nutrition and Cardiometabolic Health: A Call for Action
Nicole Van Kim, PhD, MPH, Assistant Professor, School of Public Health & Health Sciences, Department of Biostatistics and Epidemiology, University of Massachusetts Amherst, Amherst, MA

Carrie Earthman, PhD, RDN, Professor, Nutrition; Research Director, Nutrition Clinic at STAR Health, University of Delaware, Newark, DE