Race Ideology: Historical Perspectives, Current Realities and Re-imagining the Future

Dear colleagues,

We are three weeks away from the Office of Respectful Environments, Equity, Diversity & Inclusion (REDI) virtual symposium.

Register now to join us on Wednesday, May 25 from 8:30 am – 1:00 pm to engage in an important dialogue on anti-racism.

We are honoured to bring in speakers who will create a space for all participants to explore and examine the impacts of racism on health, and learn different anti-racism strategies and pedagogies.

Meet our speakers:

  • Shane Pointe – Te’ta-in, Knowledge Keeper, Musqueam Nation
  • Dr. Handel Wright, Professor, Department of Education Studies, UBC Faculty of Education, & Senior Advisor to the UBC President on Anti-Racism and Inclusive Excellence
  • Dr. Danièle Behn Smith, Deputy Provincial Health Officer, Indigenous Health, Ministry of Health
  • Dr. Saroo Sharda, Assistant Clinical Professor, Department of Anesthesia, McMaster University, & Medical Advisor & Diversity, Equity, Inclusion Lead, College of Physicians and Surgeons of Ontario
  • Dr. Amy Tan, Clinical Associate Professor & Anti-Racism Support Program Faculty Mentor, Department of Family Practice, UBC Faculty of Medicine


Please note the event will be recorded.