Academics & Research

Health Equity & Inclusion Ongoing Series

Patient Voice

Dr. Charles James Nabors, PhD/Patient Voice Series

The Charles James Nabors, Ph.D. Conference Series, previously called the Patient Voice series, recognizes and honors Dr. Charles James Nabors, a former anatomy professor and the first African American professor at the University of Utah School of Medicine and civil rights activist. The series showcases patient voices from various communities and their thoughts on how to improve health care quality. Each month’s presentation focuses on a different community. See below for monthly topics. Sessions are free and open to the public. Video Recordings of Previous Patient Voice Events 

CME credit is available for this series, as is attendance credit for Nursing and Dental faculty.

September 20: Latinos/as
October 29: Addiction
October 25: Different Abilities 
November 8: Pacific Islanders
December 13: American Indian
January 24: Refugee communities
February 14: World Religions, RSVP
February 21: African Americans
March 21: Women
April 25: Geriatrics
May 23: Asian Americans
June 13: LGBT community