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Dr. Jodrecka Brown Speights Represents the College of Medicine and Department of Family Medicine and Rural Health on the National Level

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Associate Professor and Associate Chair of the Department of Family Medicine and Rural Health, Joedrecka Brown Speights, represented the college and department on the national level at two recent conferences.

She was an invited guest at the Beyond Flexner Alliance (BFA) Retreat in Washington, DC, May, 2017. The Beyond Flexner Alliance aims to promote social mission in health professions education by networking learners, teachers, community leaders, health policy makers and their organizations to advance equity in education, research, service, policy, and practice.

Also in May, Dr. Brown Speights attended the Association of American Medical Colleges Leadership Forum on Health Equity, Diversity and Inclusion where she participated as a panelist for an audience of approximately 70 academicians.  The leadership forum was also held in Washington, DC.