Clinical Assistant Professor University of Houston College of Pharmacy Houston, Texas, United States
Natalie Rosario, PharmD, MPH, BCACP: No financial relationships to disclose
Health disparities result in unequal access to healthcare services and resources. Pharmacists play a vital role in ensuring that all people, regardless of their background, have equal access to quality diabetes management. Attend this session to learn what methods to apply when addressing those disproportionately affected by diabetes.
Discuss how social determinants of health (SDOH) influence patients’ experiences during transitions of care (TOC) and contribute to health disparities.
Evaluate ways that pharmacist and healthcare provider bias contribute to health disparities in diabetes management.
Compare available tools and resources for pharmacists to address barriers to effective diabetes management.