Better Edge : A Northwestern Medicine podcast for physicians
Better Edge : A Northwestern Medicine podcast for physicians
Advancing LGBTQ+ Diversity, Equity and Inclusion in Ophthalmology
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Advancing LGBTQ+ Diversity, Equity and Inclusion in Ophthalmology

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David A. Ramirez, MD, assistant professor of Pediatric Ophthalmology at Northwestern Medicine, shares his personal journey as an LGBTQ+ physician in this Better Edge episode, highlighting the need for mentorship and support. He discusses the challenges he faced during his medical training and the importance of LGBTQ+ representation in the field of ophthalmology.
Dr. Ramirez also delves into the specific eye care needs and concerns of LGBTQ+ patients. He emphasizes the lack of data and research in this area, and he explores the role of physician allies in advancing diversity, equity and inclusion.

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