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 26: Latinos/as
October 31: Different Abilities 
November 28: Native American
December 19: World Religion
January 30: Refugee communities
February 20: African Americans
March 27: Women
April 24: Geriatrics
May 29: Asian Americans
June 12: LGBT community