I-Heal: Dr. Adil Haider, "Surgical Disparities: From Outcomes Studies to National Policy"

June 8, 2017

Dr. Adil Haider spoke at the University of Washington as part of the “Injury-related Health Equity Across the Lifespan (I-Heal)” program launch. I-Heal is a new program addressing pressing issues in injury and equity research and practice. Dr. Haider is credited with uncovering racial disparities after traumatic injury and establishing the field of trauma disparities research. He is regarded as one of the foremost experts on healthcare inequities in the United States, with projects focused on describing and mitigating unequal outcomes based on sex, race, sexual orientation, ethnicity, age and socioeconomic status.

Emiko Tajima, Ph.D., Associate Dean for Academic Affairs, School of Social Work, UW
Thaisa Way, Ph.D., executive councilmember, UW Population Health Initiative
Monica Vavilala, M.D., director, Harborview Injury Prevention & Research Center (HIPRC)
Adil Haider, M.D., MPH, FACS, Kessler Director, Center for Surgery and Public Health
Brigham and Women’s Hospital, Harvard Medical Center, T.H. Chan Harvard School of Public Health