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The Evolving Role of Community Health Workers as Trusted Messengers

Denise Octavia Smith, survivor of a rare kidney disease and the founding Executive Director of the National Association of Community Health Workers, hosts the February Learning Network webinar “The Evolving Role of Community Health Workers as Trusted Messengers”.

She also spoke at the 2020 ABIM Foundation Forum about health equity and trust through the lens of a patient during the pandemic.


A Trust Conversation with Philip Alberti

January 18th – 4:00pm ET

Philip Alberti, PhD, founding director of the Association of American Medical Colleges (AAMC) Center for Health Justice, and Pamela Browner White, Chief Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Officer and Senior Vice President of Communications at ABIM and the ABIM Foundation, will discuss the AAMC’s new Center for Health Justice, which was created in 2021 to address health inequities and improve community health across the US.

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