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Highlights from Learn Serve Lead 2021: The Virtual Experience

AAMCNews covered a selection of sessions from Learn Serve Lead 2021: The Virtual Experience. Read on for highlights. Session recordings will be available for registrants to view in the Social27 platform the week of Nov. 15. Read the leadership plenary addresses (PDF) from Learn Serve Lead 2021: The Virtual Experience.

David Skorton speaks during Learn Serve Lead 2021
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AAMC President and CEO David J. Skorton, MD, and AAMC Board Chair J. Larry Jameson, MD, PhD, say change is needed to improve the nation’s health.

  • November 9, 2021
Larry Jameson and Jennifer Doudna appear on a laptop screen
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Jennifer Doudna, PhD, discusses her work on CRISPR gene editing, diversity in science, and the COVID-19 pandemic.

  • November 8, 2021
Philip Alberti, David Satcher, and Daniel Dawes appear on a laptop screen
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Two pioneers — former U.S. Surgeon General David Satcher, MD, PhD, and Obamacare expert Daniel Dawes, JD — offer a path forward for battling health inequities.

  • November 8, 2021
Robert Livingston appears on a laptop screen
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Harvard social psychologist Robert Livingston, PhD, offers a way forward for institutions and individuals to begin to address racial equity.

  • November 8, 2021
Brené Brown, PhD, bestselling author and University of Houston professor, spoke at Learn Serve Lead 2021: The Virtual Experience on Monday, Nov. 8, 2021.
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Bestselling author and podcast host Brené Brown, PhD, spoke at Learn Serve Lead 2021: The Virtual Experience about the importance of vulnerability.

  • November 9, 2021
Heather McGhee appears on a laptop
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We must abandon the notion that White people lose when Black people succeed, the best-selling author and social activist told listeners at Learn Serve Lead 2021

  • November 9, 2021
Darrell Kirch, MD, former AAMC president, poses with Denisse Rojas Marquez, MD, MPP, and Jirayut “New” Latthivongskorn, MD, MPH, winners of the Vilcek-Gold Award for Humanism in Healthcare at Learn Serve Lead 2021: The Virtual Experience, on Nov. 9.
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The co-winners of the 2021 Vilcek-Gold Award for Humanism in Healthcare discuss their work to support immigrants in health care professions.

  • November 10, 2021
Malika Fair and Isabel Wilkerson appear on a laptop screen
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Pulitzer Prize-winning author Isabel Wilkerson says racial conflict arises from a class hierarchy that Americans have inherited, like a pre-existing condition.

  • November 10, 2021