Archive of Past Diversity Dialogues

Diversity Dialogue

Thank you for your interest in accessing our past Diversity Dialogues, which we offer as .MP3 files, free of charge, to our members.  Individuals not affiliated with member organizations may purchase recordings of past webinars for $99 each. 

Please contact Pamela Janniere, Manager of Membership, Marketing and Education, at to request copies of past Diversity Dialogues, and stay tuned to our website for information on upcoming events. 


Here is a list of all available recorded Diversity Dialogues

Regional Health
 Paulette Davidson, chief operating officer, Regional Health, and Sandra A. Ogunremi, DHA, director, Native American Collaboration, Regional Health
 90 minutes

Discussion on how the health system is addressing Native American Health as well as the action steps they have implemented as a result of taking the pledge to eliminate healthcare disparities.


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A Focus on Health Equity and Coverage
Presenters: Cara James, PhD, Director of the Office of Minority Health at Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services, Lori Marshall, PhD, MSN, RN, Administrator, Children's Hospital Los Angeles and Chair, CHLA Diversity Council and David Davis, MN, RN, Vice President and Chief Quality Officer, Quality Improvement and Patient Safety
Duration: 90 minutes

This webinar in collaboration with AHA's Hospitals in Pursuit of Excellence, Equity of Care and Hospital Engagement Network focused on health equity and coverage.


How Chief Diversity Officers Can Elevate their Impact Across the Organization by Leveraging Data and Engaging Partners

Presenters: Nydia Gonzalez, Vice President & Chief Diversity Officer, JPS Health Network and Audra Davis, Managing Partner & Organizational Psychologist, The Exeter Group, Chicago

Duration: 90 Minutes

Siloed, incomplete and inaccurate data, as well as resistance to sharing data, can create challenges for leaders in championing diversity and inclusion efforts.  This webinar discussed ways that chief diversity officers (CDOs) can position themselves to drive systemic organizational change.


Change and Diversity: Two Constants in a Tumultuous Health Care Environment

Presenter: Kevin E. Lofton, CEO of Englewood, Colorado-based Catholic Health Initiatives

Duration: 90 minutes

This webinar discussed the dramatic changes in the health care environment as it moves toward a delivery system focused on valued-based care, population health, consumerism and outpatient services. A former chair of the AHA board, Lofton  also highlighted key leadership traits as well as efforts across the industry to enhance diversity and the quality of care for all patients.


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