Educational resources

There are many fantastic training and educational events related to wellness or Equity, Diversity and Inclusion (EDI) in the U of T community and beyond.

When your Wellness, Inclusion, Diversity and Equity (WIDE) committee attend events and think the available resources will be useful or of interest, we will post them here.

Medicine by Design Healthy and Inclusive Labs: bridging the racial divide in society and academia

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Sep 29, 2021

Speakers

  • Dr. Manu Platt, PhD, Associate Professor Wallace H. Coulter Department of Biomedical Engineering at the Georgia Institute of Technology and Emory University
  • Anita Balakrishna, LLB, Director, Equity, Diversity & Inclusion, Temerty Faculty of Medicine, U of T

An interactive discussion with Dr. Manu Platt and Anita Balakrishna about bridging the racial divide in society and academia.

Supporting someone who is struggling

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Sep 29, 2021

A presentation by Jordan Friesen, O.T. Reg. (MB), Mindset Mental Health Strategy.

TED Talk: Take Two – Are You a Bridge?

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Sep 29, 2021

In this 12.5 minute video, Rev. Denise Kingdom-Grier asks about our own roles in reaching out to others and building bridges which leads to collaboration and inclusivity in a societal sense.

TED Talk: The Power of Collaboration

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Sep 29, 2021

In this six-minute video, Dr. Evanetten talks about the five lessons we can learn from collaboration, and how many minds are both inclusive and better than one.