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Increasing Diversity in the Dermatology Workforce

Tuesday, June 12, 2018

In this edition of the “Peer to Peer” audiocast series, Dr. Vincent DeLeo speaks with Dr. Eleni Linos about the benefits of increasing diversity in the dermatology workforce. According to Dr. Linos, dermatology is one of the least diverse medical specialties, and therefore supporting diversity must be an explicit goal. She discusses the benefits of diversity in improving patient care and reducing health disparities. She also emphasizes the importance of diversity in education and leadership to inspire the next generation of dermatologists and leaders in the field.

Podcast Participants

Vincent A. DeLeo, MD
Vincent A. DeLeo, MD, is from the Keck School of Medicine of the University of Southern California, Los Angeles, and the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, New York, New York. He also is the editor in chief of Cutis and the author of more than 200 publications. He is a leading expert on contact dermatitis, sunscreens, and photosensitivity. Dr. DeLeo is a consultant for Estée Lauder.