Speaking…Now VIRTUAL!!

Future Speaking Engagements

January 13, 2022: Culture, Communication, and Bias:The Inclusion Imperative for Cell Signaling Technologies, Inc Virtual Training Danvers, MA

December 3, 2021: Virtual Webinar: Recognizing and Reducing Implicit Bias in Intentional Communities, Foundation for Intentional Community, https://www.ic.org/

Recent Speaking Engagements

October 20, 2021: Keynote: A Call For Belonging, Neighbor Care Health, Seattle, WA.

October 9 ,2021: Virtual Master Workshop: Racial Healing Circles at Society Intercultural Education, Teaching, and Research National Conference, Omaha, NE

September 30, 2021: Recognizing and Reducing Implicit Bias for California State Diabetes Conference

July 26,2021: Job Shadow: Pediatrics for Yes 2 Kollege, Mentoring Health Professions Mentor Program Sacramento CA

June 26, 2021: Recognizing and Reducing Implicit Bias Session at the Coming to the Table Virtual National Gathering

June 22, 2021: Emotional Intelligence and Diversity in the Board Room. Lunch with the Luminary at Take Your Seat, a company promoting Board Success

June 4, 2021: Recognizing and Reducing Implicit Bias in a Co-Housing Community Washington Commons Co-Housing Sacramento, CA

May 22, 2021: Panelist for the Festival of Knowledge with the African American Museum and Library of Oakland, CA

May 21,2021: Utilizing Racial Healing Circles for Race Amity and Racial Healing Circle Roundtable for virtual National Race Amity Conference

May 7,2021: What is Cultural Competence? for Washington Commons Co-Housing Community Sacramento, CA

May 2, 2021: Panelist : Implicit Bias in Healthcare California Northstate University Student Group

April 8, 2021: Reducing Implicit Bias in Health Care: Moving Toward Equal Treatment Northern Vermont Area Health Education Center ( AHEC)

March 6, 2021: Panelist on “Total Health Panel” for Kaiser African American Professional Association 7th Annual Women’s Conference.

March 5, 2021: What is Diversity? for Washington Commons Co-Housing Community Sacramento, CA

February 11, 2021: Tapping into Humanity: Cultural Humility and Implicit Bias. University of Alabama Vital Program School of Social Work

February 7, 2021: Antiracism and Racial Healing in Healthcare. Alpha Epsilon Delta Society at University of Colorado, Boulder

December 2, 2020: Virtual Plenary: Implicit Bias. The Bias of First Impressions. Pennsylvania Psychostimulant Symposium. Pennsylvania Department of Drug and Alcohol Programs

November 7, 2020: Virtual Fireside Chat: Anti-Racism in Pediatrics. A group of Pediatricians in California

October 15, 2020: Virtual Keynote : Recognizing and Reducing Implicit Bias: Leadership Development Institute at Southeastern Health, Lumberton, NC

August 12,2020 Virtual Keynote DaVita Healthcare Regional Conference: Recognizing and Reducing Implicit Bias

May 14, 2020: Panelist: Covid-19: Addressing Health Disparities in the African American Community: UC Davis Health Office for Health Equity Diversity and Inclusion

May 8, 2020: Virtual Presentation : Healing Humanity- Decreasing Implicit Bias During the Pandemic. California Northstate University

April 30,2020: Virtual Panelist: The EmPower Hour: Covid -19 & US. Adding the Pediatric perspective. Organized as National panel from representative from Morehouse College

April 23, 2020: Facebook video: The Sac Cultural Hub: Tea Time with Pleshette Robertson. Covid19 and the African American Community of Sacramento

April 8, 2020: Virtual Ethnic Media Services: Covid 19 Briefing : Panelist : Interpreting the data of disparity of death amongst people of color during the pandemic.

January 25, 2020 : Workshop for Racial Healing, St. Stephen’s Lutheran Church, El Dorado Hills, CA

TBD : Kaiser Permanente African American Professional Association’s annual Women’s Conference Speaker and Panelist: Post-poned

November 2, 2019: Society for Intercultural Education, Training, and Research (SIETAR) USA conference, Atlanta, GA: Workshop to : Promote Courageous Conversations about Race in a community or workplace using a Racial Healing Circle

November 1, 2019: SIETAR: “NedTalk”: Strategies for Recognizing and Reducing Unconscious Bias

August 24, 2019: Co-facilitating Workshop Systemic Racism on Elk Grove, CA

July 20, 2019: Co-facilitating Workshop on Personal Racism, Elk Grove, CA

June 9, 2019: Representing “Coming to the Table”; facilitated a Courageous Conversation supporting Racial Healing following the film screenings “Long Time Coming: A 1955 Baseball Story at the Vero Beach Wine and Film Festival in Vero Beach, FL.

May 3, 2019: 9th Annual Black Physician’s Forum: UC Davis, CA Medical School: Panelist on Implicit Bias in Healthcare

April 16, 2019: The Forum on Workplace Inclusion, Minneapolis, MN: The Toxicity of Patient Bias: Fostering Inclusion When Patients Don’t Share Our Values

March 4, 2019: California Northstate University Diversity and Inclusion Committee: Strategies for Developing a Culturally Competent Mindset in Healthcare

January 17, 2019: Rockin 50+ Community Seminar Series, Elk Grove: Rockin’ Your Doctor Visit in 2019

November 6, 2018: Gifted and Talented Program, Denver Public Schools: Recognizing and Eliminating Implicit Bias in the Classroom ( Head, Heart, and Feet)

October 11, 2018: Emeryville Public Schools: Recognizing and Eliminating Implicit Bias in the Classroom