What Is the IHP's Role in Health Care?

Exploring the Impact of Power, Privilege, and Positionality

Program for Incoming DEN and CSD Students

Wednesday, September 5, 2018

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Upon completion of this program, students will be able to:

  • Identify three core values of the Institute
  • Articulate the impact of power, privilege, and positionality on health care delivery
  • Describe how members of the IHP community live/demonstrate the Institute’s core values


  • Noon–1:00 p.m.
  • 1:00–1:15 p.m.
    Welcome by President Paula Milone-Nuzzo and Introduction to IHP Core Values
  • 1:15–2:45 p.m.
    Plenary Session led by Jonathan Jackson, Center Director, CARE Research Center at MGH
    • Panel member: Ndidiamaka Amutah-Onukagha, PhD, MPH, CHES, Certified Health Education Specialist, Tufts faculty member
    • Panel member: Kenya Palmer, NP, Boston Medical Center, IHP Alumna
    • Panel member: Lydia X. Z. Brown
  • 2:45–3:00 p.m.
  • 3:00–4:00 p.m.
    Living IHP Shared Values/My Experience
    • Facilitator: Assistant Professor Antonia Makosky
    • Student: Bani Singh, DEN, representative from student Minorities Engaged in Dialogue and Service (MEDS) group
    • Student: Margarida Guerra-Larson, DPT
    • Staff Chair: Jorge Sanchez De Lozada
    • Faculty member: Professor Charles Haynes
    • Honorary Trustee: E. Lorraine Baugh
  • 4:00–5:00 p.m.