Health Equity Committee

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Vetta Sanders Thompson, PhD 

Chair, Health Equity Committee

Assoc. Director for Diversity, Equity and Inclusion

Siteman Cancer Center

Contact: vthompson22@wustl.edu

Meeting Times

  • Fourth Tuesday, every month 3-4 pm

  • Dates: July 26th,  August 23rd, September 27th, October 25th, November 22nd 

  • Meetings are virtual, contact Vetta for meeting invite

Mission Statement

Shared goal of identifying existing health disparities in cancer prevention, screening, treatment, and survivorship while focusing on improving health equity through outreach, education, and access to resources across the State of Missouri.

Current Works

Membership Inventory

We are working to ensure we have proper representation within our workgroups

Activity Planning

In the process of planning activities related to health equity including advocacy, addressing marginalized groups and educating providers on health equity concepts

Events

There are no events currently