01.06.2020 Back to News

Continuing Education Opportunity: Poverty Simulation

An upcoming poverty simulation will help participants learn what living beneath the poverty level in the United States is like in an effort to help them understand the social barriers patients have to navigate. 

Event information

When: Tuesday, Jan. 14, from 2 to 5 p.m.
Where: Methodist Women's Medical Office Building, second floor, Bernard Room

Participants will be able to:

  • Demonstrate sensitivity to the day-to-day realities faced by people with low incomes
  • Recognize themes of poverty and their role in promoting health equity and social justice
  • Identify community resources/activities that health care providers can use to reduce poverty in our community

Click here to learn more about the event or register, or download the program flyer