February 2022 Short Course on DEI

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January 17 & 18, 2022
3-4 hours each day; times will be finalized soon
Zoom Meeting

This is a two-day course offering more introductory content on day 1 and more advanced content on day 2

Description
The Short Course on Diversity, Equity, & Inclusion is designed for journals and their editorial staff to address the importance of keeping DEI in the forefront of all processes and activities. Presentations will be given on topics including implicit bias in the peer review process, ensuring diversity and inclusion in Editorial Boards, the editor-in-chief’s role in leading DEI initiatives, and putting DEI policies into place for journals, publishers, and societies. Faculty will bring real-life experience and share what has worked for them. Participants will also have the opportunity to put forward their questions and problems for consideration by the faculty and other participants. Active participation and exchange of ideas are encouraged.