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Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Showcase


About the Showcase


Baylor College of Medicine's 2021 Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Showcase was held Oct. 5, 2021.

The Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Showcase is designed to provide Academic Departments, Programs, and Student Groups/Organizations the opportunity to highlight their programs, efforts, scholarship, and activities addressing diversity, equity and inclusion a Baylor College of Medicine.

Agenda for 2021 DEI Showcase
Activity Speaker
Welcome Dr. Toi Harris
Baylor College of Medicine's Commitment to DEI Mr. Joe Doty
Community Mission Claire Bassett 
Education Mission Dr. Alicia Monroe

Healthcare Mission

Dr. James McDeavitt 
Research Mission Dr. Mary Dickinson 
Introduction of Presentations Dr. Kimberly Kay Lopez
Community Mission
Speakers Area Topic Abstract
Tara Everett Department of Family and Community Medicine, Care of the Underserved Pathway Project MAT: An Educational Intervention to Address Parental Health Literacy Pertaining to the Atopic Triad View Abstract
Sidra Deen Office of Student Affairs, Service Learning Program Improving Health Equity Through a Medical Student Service Learning Program View Abstract
Cort Wernz BCM Pride Re-Introduction to BCM Pride   View Abstract

DNA of S.T.E.A.M  

  A Special Presentation from Saturday Morning Science Participant, Jordan Tidwell  
Education Mission
Speakers Area Topic Abstract
Amandi Rhett Prosthetics and Orthotics Dept. Evaluating Healthcare Disparities in Orthotics and Prosthetics View Abstract
Cora Rabe School of Health Professions True Things About Determining Your School's Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Needs View Abstract
Elizabeth Elliott, Elissa Love, Kathleen Thompson School of Health Professions Holistic Admissions: Becoming Part of the Whole Picture  View Abstract

Milenka Cuevas Guaman

Neonatology, Pediatrics Equity and Advocacy CommitteE (PEACE) DEI Talks with Focus on E for Equity in Medicine View Abstract

Rachel Shenoi

Department of Family and Community Medicine, Care of the Underserved Elective Incarceration and Healthcare: Addressing the Knowledge Gap for Trainees View Abstract
Healthcare Mission
Speakers Area Topic Abstract
Edgardo Ordonez Emergency Medicine Development of a Division of Diversity and Health Equity View Abstract
Titilopemi Aina Anesthesiology Introducing the Committee on Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion at TCH Anesthesiology View Abstract
Meghna Raphael Pediatrics, Adolescent Medicine, Baylor Teen Health Clinics Technological determinants of health: Factors associated with equitable utilization among minority Adolescents and Young Adults (AYA) receiving sexual health services View Abstract
Research Mission
Speakers Area Topic Abstract
Chishinga Callender Pediatrics-Nutrition Community Advisory Board Recommendations for the Adaptation of the Family Eats Program View Abstract
Armando Martinez Student Affairs; School of Medicine; First Gen, MD The First-Generation Medical School Student Experience at BCM View Abstract
Dina El Achi Baylor College of Medicine Genetic Counseling Program Impact of ethno-cultural competency training on genetic counselors' clinical interactions View Abstract