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2nd Annual Florida Healthcare Diversity Summit

Moffitt Cancer Center
12902 USF Magnolia Drive
Tampa, FL 33612
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Date/Time: 8:00 a.m. – 11:30 a.m, May 31st, 2013

Diversity & Cultural Competence Among Healthcare Providers

Discussion Topics:

  • The Business Case for Cultural Competency
  • Recruiting In Latin America: Reaching out for Diverse Resources
  • Increasing Medical Student Diversity: What are Universities doing to address this issue


  • Eduardo Fernandez MD. PhD. FACRO, SVP Physician Affairs, Medical Director for Latin America, 21st Century Oncology
  • Lisa Barkley MD, FAAFP, Assistant Dean for Diversity and Inclusion, Assistant Professor of Medicine
    University of Central Florida College of Medicine Health Sciences Campus at Lake Nona
  • Stephen K. Klasko, M.D., M.B.A, CEO, USF Health Dean, Morsani College of Medicine, University of South Florida


  • Desiree Rivers, PhD, Center Coordinator/Assistant Program Director, National Institute on Minority Health and Health Disparities-funded Center of Excellence


  • Tracey Jaensch, Managing Partner, Tampa Office, Ford & Harrison LLP
  • Robert Paredes, Vice President, Fifth Third Bank