Our annual Diversity Symposium attracts some of the nation’s foremost experts in the areas of culturally competent care, diversity research, supplier diversity, multicultural marketing, workplace inclusion, strategic diversity management and other leading-edge diversity disciplines. This learning forum helps support Atrium Health’s mission to improve health, elevate hope and advance healing – FOR ALL.

 

The 2019 Diversity Symposium

May 22, 2019 | 8:30 a.m. – 2:30 p.m. | The Charlotte Convention Center, Charlotte, NC

Save the Date for Registration

Registration opens at 6 a.m. on Tuesday, April 9. Seats are limited, and fill up in a matter of hours. For your best chance at reserving a spot, please plan to register as soon as possible on Tuesday, April 9.

Transportation

IMPORTANT NOTE: Parking is extremely limited for this event, and we will be providing shuttle services from several Atrium Health facilities. We strongly encourage attendees to park at one of the facilities listed and take the free shuttle to the Diversity Symposium. The free shuttle will then take you back to your parking location after the event. If you do not take a shuttle, please plan to use other means of transportation, like the Charlotte light rail system or a ride share app.

Parking locations for the free shuttle: Airport Center, Carolinas Medical Center, Atrium Health Pineville, Atrium Health University City and CHS NorthEast. Check back here in April for further details on transportation.

 

2019 Diversity Symposium Agenda

7:30 a.m. Registration & Continental Breakfast
8:30 a.m.  Corporate Greetings
  Keynote Speaker: David R. Williams, MD
  Breakout Session #1
  Breakout Session #2
12:30 p.m. Luncheon
  Speaker: Richard Lui
2:30 p.m.  Closing Remarks

 

Credit Hours for Physicians

We are proud to announce that credit hours are available for this program, made possible through partnership with Charlotte Area Health Education Center (AHEC). Credit is approved for the following:

  • 3.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™
  • 0.38 CEUs/3.75 Contact hours

Accreditation statement

Carolinas HealthCare System/Charlotte AHEC is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Credit statement

The Carolinas HealthCare System/Charlotte AHEC designates this Live Activity for a maximum of 3.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

 

ACHE Qualified Education Credit

The Carolinas HealthCare System/Charlotte AHEC designates this Live Activity for a maximum of 3.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.