Debunking the ‘Model Minority’ Myth: Using Cutting Edge Data

May 21, 2014
At 2:00-3:00 pm EDT

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In observance of
Asian American Pacific Islander (AAPI) Heritage Month

Health Resources and Services Administration’s
Office of Equal Opportunity, Civil Rights and Diversity Management
and the
Asian American Pacific Islander Employee Resource Group

Invite you to the

“Debunking the ‘Model Minority’ Myth:
Using Cutting Edge Data Webcast”
Wednesday, May 21
from 2:00 p.m.-3:00 p.m.

Benefits to Participating
This webcast will feature three panel discussions with HRSA staff and grantees.  Panelists will share with you data facts and highlight culturally appropriate services for AAPIs to address racial and ethnic barriers and promote better health outcomes.

Panel discussions will share:

  • Why the ‘Model Minority’ is a myth,
  • The Value of Disaggregated Data in Funded Programs, and
  • How HRSA is delivering culturally appropriate services to its grantees and beneficiaries.

And more…

Subject Matter Experts

Moderator: Dr. Rupali Doshi, Medical Officer, HAB

Panel Participants:

  • Dr. Michael Lu, Associate Administrator, MCHB
  • Dr. Alek Sripipatana, Chief, Data Branch, BHPC
  • Jeffrey Caballero, Executive Director, AAPCHO
  • Tanya Cepero-Chapman, Public Health Analyst, BPHC
  • Sharlene Chun-Lum, Executive Director, Papa Ola Lokahi

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For reasonable accommodations, contact OEOCRDM’s RA Coordinator @301-443-5636 or via e-mail:

Media Relations

Beverly Quintana
(510) 272-9536 x112

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