Raising the Bar:

Informing Workplace Practices and Policies to Advance Equity

Oct. 24, 3 PM ET

Fully Virtual Event


This webinar hosted by Raising the Bar explores issues related to transformative change and the advancement of equity in the healthcare sector. 


Panelists provide practical guidance on:

  • Investing in leaders who advance and embed equity, quality, and value across the organization
  • Cultivating a representative workforce at every level
  • Creating workplaces where employees can be healthy and help guide effective and equitable care
  • Employing all tools available, including procurement, to ensure the well-being and diversity of contract workers

Featured Speakers

  • Karen DeSalvo, MD, MPH, MSc – Co-Founder, National Alliance to impact the Social Determinants of Health (moderator)
  • Adia Harvey Wingfield, PhD – Vice Dean of Faculty Development and Diversity, Professor of Sociology, Washington University in St. Louis
  • Alan Nevel, MBA – Senior Vice President and Chief Equity Officer, MetroHealth
  • Denise Octavia Smith, MBA, CHW, PN – Founding Executive Director, National Association of Community Health Workers

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