Pitt Pediatrics Faculty and Trainees Featured at Rita M. Patel Leadership Conference

Eleanor A. Sharp, MD

Pitt Pediatrics congratulates the many faculty, residents, and fellows that participated in the 2021 Rita M. Patel UPMC Graduate Medical Education Leadership Conference.  

Held virtually February 17 and 18, Pitt Pediatrics-affiliated faculty and trainees comprised 38 percent of the poster abstract presentation session.  In addition, Pediatrics faculty and trainees led two key featured workshops on gender equity, diversity, and professionalism in medicine.

We congratulate the following physicians for their workshop, "We Can All Be Allies: How to Promote Gender Equity and Diversity in Medicine:"

Katherine Irene Watson, DO, FAAP

Also, we congratulate the following leaders of the "Professionalism: Drawing the Line" workshop, both co-directors of the Pediatric Residency Program at UPMC Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh:

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