Background of colors mixing together with the words: Celebrating 50 Years of Diversity and Inclusion at HMS and HSDM

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Please note: Space is limited and seating will be available on a first-come, first-served basis. Simulcast viewing will be provided for overflow attendees.

Tosteson Medical Education Center (TMEC) Amphitheater
260 Longwood Ave., Boston, MA

Noon – 1 p.m. 
Talks@12 Then to Now: Reflections by Leadership on the Evolution of Diversity and Inclusion at HMS

Speakers
Kevin Churchwell
President and Chief Operating Officer, Boston Children’s Hospital

Edward Hundert
Dean for Medical Education, Harvard Medical School

Nawal Nour
Chief Diversity and Inclusion Officer for Faculty, Trainees and Students, Brigham and Women’s Hospital

Joan Reede
Dean for Diversity and Community Partnership, Harvard Medical School

Fidencio Saldaña
Dean for Students, Harvard Medical School

1 – 2:30 p.m.
Optional activities including campus tours and viewing the Countway Library diversity and inclusion archives
2:30 – 5 p.m.
Symposium: Why We Are Better Together Celebrating our progress, recognizing our heroes and looking to our future

Welcome
George Q. Daley
Dean, Harvard Medical School

Edward Hundert
Dean for Medical Education, Harvard Medical School

Where Are They Now? Update on the 1,350 URM Students Admitted Since 1969
Sherri-Ann Burnett-Bowie and current students

Honoring the Heroes of our Diversity History
Harold Amos
Jonathan Beckwith
Robert Ebert
Leon Eisenberg
Edwin Furshpan
David Hubel
Ed Kravitz
Edgar L. Milford
David Potter
Torsten Wiesel

Honoring the Heroes of our Diversity Today
Alvin Poussaint
Joan Reede

Reflections by Alvin Poussaint’s Former Students
Shirley Marks, HMS ’73
Matthew Plummer, HSDM ’73
Emilio Carrillo, HMS ’76
Woodrow Myers, HMS ’77
Eve Higginbotham, HMS ’79
Thomas Sequist, HMS ’99
Fidencio Saldaña, HMS ’01

Town Meeting on Diversity
George Q. Daley

Reception in the TMEC Atrium

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