DEI Grand Rounds with Dr. Farha Abbasi

Tue, April 9, 2024 6:00 PM at Virtual

Unlearning the Truth: Diversity through Dysconsciousness, Divergence and Differences


  • Identify the patterns of implicit and dysconscious bias in oneself and surroundings
  • Understand the impact of bias in creating health disparities
  • Apply DEI principles to become a change-agent and effective provider


CME Credits Available
Registration is open until the night of the event. Participants will receive an email with a Zoom link after registering.

About the Speaker

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Dr. Abbasi is a leading psychiatrist specializing in mental health for minorities and newcomers. She is the founding director of the Annual Muslim Mental Health Conference, managing editor for the Journal of Muslim Mental Health, and director of the Muslim Mental Health Consortium at MSU.

With numerous awards for her mental health advocacy, she's recognized as one of the top 15 women in the nation on the frontlines, celebrating women's faith leaders. Currently, she chairs Lansing, Michigan's Mental Health Task Force.

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The Office of Diversity, Equity & Inclusion’s DEI Grand Rounds are typically hosted on the second Tuesday of each month at 6 p.m. ET. This is subject to change based on holidays or conflicts.

The College of Human Medicine Office of CME designates this virtual Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Grand Rounds presentation for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

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Michigan State University - College of Human Medicine - Office of Continuing Medical Education is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.