College of Medicine Diversity Grand Rounds kicks off Sept. 17

The Office for Diversity, the Department of Humanities, The Doctors Kienle Center, and the Campus Council on Diversity at Penn State College of Medicine will sponsor the first Diversity Grand Rounds of the year, at noon on Tuesday, Sept. 17, in Lecture Room C on the Penn State Hershey campus.

Featured speaker Dr. Danielle Ofri, associate professor of medicine, New York University School of Medicine, New York Times op-ed contributor and editor-in-chief of the Bellevue Literary Review, will present “Medicine in Translation: Journeys with our Patients.” Ofri will discuss the cultural gaps that exist between doctors and their patients and offer practical solutions. Ofri is a New York Times op-ed contributor and editor-in-chief of the Bellevue Literary Review.

This CME-accredited lecture is expected to be well attended and seating is limited. Those wishing to attend should RSVP to diversity@hmc.psu.edu. Lunch will be provided.

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Last Updated August 21, 2013