Navigating Strategic Disruption and Overcoming Resistance for DEI Transformation

Monday, March 18 | 1:00 pm -2:00 pm Eastern | 10:00 am -11:00 am Pacific
Part of the Breaking Barriers— Strategic Disruption Series with USAging.

Series Host: American Society on Aging (ASA)

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Description:
Delve into concepts of strategic disruption as a powerful catalyst for driving DEI [or diversity, equity and inclusion] transformation in your organization. Explore the tactics that can be employed to effectively navigate resistance, whether it arises from individuals, processes or institutional norms, while forging connections among AAAs [Area Agencies on Aging], CBOs {Community-Based Organizations] and the healthcare sector.

Participants in this webinar will:

  • Understand the purpose of strategic disruption in paving the way for meaningful DEI transformation, and its relevance in cross-sector collaborations.
  • Identifying common sources of resistance that organizations, including AAAs, CBOs and healthcare providers, may face while implementing DEI Initiatives.
  • Explore successful strategies employed by organizations in navigating resistance, with a focus on cross-sector partnerships and contracting.

Presenter:

Ian Brown is vice president and chief employee experience officer at Duke University Health System, leading the organization’s diversity, equity, inclusion and belonging strategy and well-being and workplace safety initiatives.

Includes one complimentary Continuing Education (CE) credit. CE Application Guide
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About the Breaking Barriers— Strategic Disruption Series with USAging

Join the American Society on Aging on March 18–21 for Breaking Barriers—Strategic Disruption Series, a 4-part webinar series created in partnership with USAging’s Aging and Disability Business Institute. This series will be a transformative exploration of equity, diversity and inclusion in aging services and healthcare. Thought leaders will converge to challenge norms, navigate resistance, and foster cross-sector collaborations. Explore topics like combating ageism, challenging ableism, and promoting workplace diversity, with actionable insights for creating inclusive environments and driving meaningful change.

You can sign up for just one or all four of the webinars, but you must register for each webinar separately.

Each of the web seminars will be recorded and available for 60 days following the live presentation. Recorded web seminars in this series will be available here after each webinar has ended.

Additional Resources: Field Guides to Managed Care

This series will include:

Navigating Strategic Disruption and Overcoming Resistance for DEI Transformation
Part of the Breaking Barriers— Strategic Disruption Series with USAging.
Monday, March 18 | 1:00 pm Eastern | 10:00 am Pacific

Strategies for Disrupting Ageism and Advancing DEI
Part of the Breaking Barriers— Strategic Disruption Series with USAging.
Tuesday, March 19 | 1:00 pm Eastern | 10:00 am Pacific

Strategic Disruption for Ableism—Creating an Inclusive Future
Part of the Breaking Barriers— Strategic Disruption Series with USAging.
Wednesday, March 20 | 1:00 pm Eastern | 10:00 am Pacific

Aligning Care and Disrupting Stigmas in Mental Health for Marginalized Older Adults
Part of the Breaking Barriers— Strategic Disruption Series with USAging.
Thursday, March 21 | 1:00 pm Eastern | 10:00 am Pacific

Web: https://asaging.org/web-seminars