Health Care Disparities in the COVID-19 Crisis

Thursday, March 11, 2021

Conference starts in:

Online Streaming
1 Day Conference March 11th, 2021
1.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit Hours


This session is the second of several live virtual webinars comprising the 5th Annual Medical Ethics Symposium COVID-19 Pandemic: Ethical Decision Making & Allocation of Scarce Resources.  

Ethical guidance includes principles of patient autonomy, beneficence, nonmaleficence, and justice.  Further, ethically grounded policies and statements developed during the initial phases of the Pandemic include the duty to care, duty to health care providers, duty to steward resources, duty to plan, necessity of upholding research ethics and importantly transparency.  Attendees will gain knowledge about the institution response nessitated by the Pandemic and how these challenges were met.

You must register for each session individually by calling 631-444-2094.

Dates and Times

Start: 3/11/2021 12:30 PM
End: 3/11/2021 2:00 PM


  • Identify social determinants of health that put racial minority groups at risk of getting sick and dying from COVID-19.


  • Dr. Hector Alcala
    • Health Care Disparities in the COVID-19 Crisis


  • Rapid Fire Session: Language Barriers During the Pandemic
    • Dr. Grace Latorre
    • Dr. Miguel Saldivar


The School of Medicine, State University of New York at Stony Brook, is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

The School of Medicine, State University of New York at Stony Brook designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s) . Physicians should only claim the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Give us a call
(631) 444-2094
Office of Continuing Medical Education
Renaissance School of Medicine at Stony Brook University
HSC, Level 2, Room 142
Stony Brook, New York 11794-8222