Schedule: Live Sessions


Preview the Sessions That Took Place Live at CHEST 2020

All live session recordings are now available for CHEST 2020 registrants through the “Live Sessions” section of CHEST 2020 lobby. 

Please note:
This agenda only shows the live CHEST 2020 sessions.
View the CHEST 2020 On Demand sessions.

Being Me: Understanding ‘Otherness’ and Issues of Diversity

For many, being a member of a nondominant group shapes how we integrate with our colleagues, patients, and their families. Developing awareness and empathy for the additional burdens these members face is paramount to helping maintain diversity in CHEST medicine. At CHEST 2019, the first panel entitled Being Me was presented in the Trainees lounge. It was requested to have another...

Cultural Sensitivity in Palliative Care — Integrating Belief Into Medicine

While the idea of palliative care is increasingly embraced in medical school and residency education, the nuance of cultural diversity in patient and family considerations about death and dying are still not well understood. Additionally, a practitioner's own beliefs about death and dying can impact the conversation and potentially influence the direction of care. This session aims to give providers a tool set for...

Prejudice and Discrimination in Health care

Prejudice is an unjustified or incorrect attitude towards an individual based solely on the individual's membership of a social group. Someone can be prejudiced towards certain group but not discriminate against them. Discrimination is the behavior or actions, usually negative, towards an individual or group of people, especially on the basis of sex, race, social class, etc. It is well-established that...

The CHEST 2020 schedule is subject to change.