11kristof-master675 The Asian Advantage by Nicholas Kristof The success of minority groups who achieve through education and hard work is often used as an argument that discrimination in the USA is a thing of the past. Unfortunately, it's not.
Contributor: Adam SapersteinOctober 11, 2015Topics: / Keywords: / /
download Healthcare racial bias Training doctors to spot their own bias
Contributor: chucklesnSeptember 20, 2015Topics: / Keywords: /
sotru_logo_031 Pike County, OH: As Black as wish to be "Al Letson and guest producer Lu Olkowski visit a tiny town in the Appalachian foothills of Ohio where, for a century, residents have shared the common bond of identifying as African-American despite the fact that they look white. Racial lines have been blurred to invisibility, and people inside the same family can vehemently disagree about whether they are black or white."
Contributor: chucklesnSeptember 14, 2015Topics: / Keywords:
Liminal Thinking Liminal Thinking - The Pyramid of Belief by Dave Gray In this sketch video, Dave Gray postulates that each of us has own reality based upon our individual pyramid of belief. Recognizing that these pyramids are built upon our life experiences and put us at risk of becoming blind to our assumptions and biases is a particularly resonant message for healthcare professionals whose assumptions and biases can have grave implications.
Contributor: Adam SapersteinSeptember 10, 2015Topics: / / Keywords: / / / /
50513_2219590487_2204_n (Sex)abled: Disability Uncensored by Dan Nokavich This provocative documentary does an excellent job identifying and challenging some common assumptions about sexuality and disability.
Contributor: Adam SapersteinAugust 10, 2015Topics: / Keywords: / /
YouTube The Backwards Brain Bicycle by Destin In what ways are our biases hard-wired? And, once we overcome a bias - do we overcome it, or simply replace it with a new one?
Contributor: Adam SapersteinMay 21, 2015Topics: Keywords: / /
YouTube A First Person Narrative of the Challenges of Homelessness by Ronald Davis Do we respect our fellow human beings? This narrative by Ronald Davis, who has been homeless for the past 2 years, demonstrates that all too often the answer is no.
Contributor: Adam SapersteinMarch 1, 2015Topics: / Keywords: / /
NEJM_Logo.svg Bias, Black Lives, and Academic Medicine What are the systemic biases within academic medical centers, and what do they have to do with black lives? Two observations about health care disparities may be relevant.
Contributor: Adam SapersteinFebruary 28, 2015Topics: Keywords: / / / / /
TEDx Can prejudice ever be a good thing? by Paul Bloom We often think of bias and prejudice as rooted in ignorance. But as psychologist Paul Bloom seeks to show, prejudice is often natural, rational ... even moral. The key, says Bloom, is to understand how our own biases work — so we can take control when they go wrong.
Contributor: Adam SapersteinFebruary 26, 2015Topics: Keywords: / /