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2014 Campus Read - Blindspot: Hidden Biases of Good People

M. Banaji  - Main Event (Author Visit):             October 28th  3-6PM (ASC Auditorium)
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Dr.Banaji studies unconscious thinking and feeling as they unfold in social context. She has primarily studied social attitudes and beliefs in adults and children, relying on multiple methods including cognitive/affective behavioral measures and neuroimaging (fMRI). With these, she explores the implications of her work for questions of individual responsibility and social justice in democratic societies. Her current research interests focus on the origins of social cognition and applications of implicit cognition to improve organizational practices. Her book, with Anthony Greenwald, titled Blindspot: Hidden Biases of Good People, was published by Delacorte Press in 2013.

A Conversation about Unconscious Bias – Commonwealth Medicine

Book Discussion Facilitated by Judith K. Ockene, PhD, MEd, MA
Barbara Helen Smith Chair in Preventive and Behavioral Medicine, Professor of Medicine Chief, Division of Preventive and Behavioral Medicine, Associate Vice Provost for Gender and Equity
(Lunch 11:30 a.m., event at noon)
                                                           October 23rd 11:30AM-1PM (Southstreet – Greece)

Campus Read Event Launch:

A Conversation about Unconscious Bias with

Jeroan J. Allison, MD, MS & Suzanne B. Cashman, ScD.    August 25th in the Faculty Conference Rm.
                                                                                                 (Lunch 11:30 a.m., event at noon)