YWCA Stand Against Racism Event, April 25
Brigham Health will join the YWCA’s Stand Against Racism campaign with an event on Thursday, April 25, 8:45–10 a.m., on the Tower 2 mezzanine. Attendees will have an opportunity to sign a pledge to denounce racism and learn how to help advance racial justice. Co-sponsored by the Association of Multicultural Members of Partners, the Center for Diversity and Inclusion, the Center for Community Health and Health Equity, and the Office of Mediation, Coaching, Ombuds and Support Services. Learn more.
Prescription Drug Take-Back Days, April 25–26
The Brigham will host prescription drug take-back events on Thursday, April 25, and Friday, April 26, noon–4 p.m., on the Tower 2 mezzanine, between the Garden Café and Shapiro Bridge. Attendees can anonymously return unused pain pills, expired medications and any other unused medication not containing needles. Giveaways will be handed out to the first 100 participants. Learn more.
Unconscious Bias Workshop, April 30
Human Resources invites faculty and staff of all levels to attend a workshop about unconscious bias on Tuesday, April 30, 9–11 a.m., at One Brigham Circle in the Ledge Room. The program will explore unconscious bias and how it can be eliminated. Participants may register in HealthStream. For more information, email firstname.lastname@example.org.
‘Aligning our Mission, Defining Our Future,’ May 29
To advance our commitment to health equity, quality and justice in patient care, research, education and our community, the Brigham will host “Aligning our Mission, Defining our Future,” on Wednesday, May 29, noon–4:30 p.m., in Bornstein Amphitheater and other breakout spaces at the main campus. The day will feature interactive lunch roundtables, a keynote address by Mary T. Bassett, MD, MPH, and a dynamic panel probing how we can live our values and promote equity individually and as an organization. For more information and to register, visit BWHPikeNotes.org.