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    Better Ways to Handle LGBTQIA+ Matters

    November 1, 2022

    Let’s say—said Angela Kade Goepferd, MD (they/she), medical director of the Children’s Minnesota Gender Health Program at Children’s Minnesota Hospital in Minneapolis—that a 12-year-old...

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    Underrepresentation of Dermatologic Conditions in POC

    September 23, 2022

    PHM Session: Dermatologic Disease Presentations, Skin Color, and Disparities in Medical Care Presenters: Deawodi Ladzekpo, MD, and Sonya Tang Girdwood, MD, PhD, Cincinnati Children’s Hospital,...

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    Juggling Medical School, DEI, and Volunteering are All in a Day’s Work for This Med Student

    September 1, 2022

    Diversity, equity, and inclusion are three words that, rightfully, get bandied around more and more frequently. The Society of Hospital Medicine does more than bandy the words around. In support of...

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    Becoming an Ally for Gender Equity in Medicine

    July 1, 2022

    Presenters: Jennifer O’Toole, MD, MEd, SFHM, Cincinnati Children’s Hospital, Cincinnati While there have been strides in gender equity in the practice of medicine, there’s still a long way...

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    10 Facts for Hospitalists About Abortion

    June 24, 2022

    The U.S. Supreme Court's decision to overturn Roe versus Wade is expected to result in a wave of state laws limiting access to reproductive health. This highlights why clinicians should stay current...

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    SHM News

    June 1, 2022

    Andrea Martinez Receives SHM’s Inaugural DEI Scholarship Andrea Martinez, a third-year medical student at the Emory University School of Medicine in Atlanta, received SHM’s inaugural Hospital...

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    LGBTQIA+ Patient Care

    June 1, 2022

    Where are we and where are we going? The LGBTQIA+ community has doubled since it was first measured in 2012, according to a 2022 Gallup poll—it now includes 7.1% of Americans.1 As the community...