Contemporary Issues in Urban Health: Building Trust in Health Care Among Diverse Populations

Wednesday, April 17, 2024
Wayne State University Student Center Building
5221 Gullen Mall, Detroit, MI 48202


Researchers, practitioners and scholars from all disciplines are invited to take part in an engaging conference focused on overcoming the effects of mistrust and discrimination to build trustworthy relationships in health care.

Through presentations, panel discussions and breakout sessions covering a wide range of topics, conference attendees will have the opportunity to explore the meaning and importance of medical mistrust in health care, discuss the impact of discrimination and mistrust on diverse vulnerable populations, examine strategies to encourage vulnerable populations to participate in health research, and explore interventions to establish trustworthiness and build trust in health care.

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This continuing education activity was approved by the Ohio Nurses Association, an Ohio Board of Nursing approver. (OBN-001-91)

Thank you to our 2024 sponsors!

Gold level

Joint sponsorship


Special thanks to:

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