Featured, Ongoing, and Community Events
Events will take place via Zoom unless otherwise indicated; all Mount Sinai faculty, staff, and students are welcome!
For a complete calendar of events, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
Monday, June 14, 2021 | Onsite Event, Various Locations and Times
Juneteenth Information Tables
Learn more about Juneteenth at information tables, hosted by the Black Leaders Advocating for Change and Community (BLACC) ERG and system diversity councils.
Tuesday, June 15, 2021 | Zoom Virtual Event, 12:30 pm – 1:30 pm
Juneteenth History Panel Discussion, moderated by the BLACC ERG Leads
Shawn Lee, Associate Director of Operations, FPA Administration – Central Billing Office
Germaine Nelson, DNP, MBA, RN, NEA-BC, CPXP, CEN, Clinical Program Manager
Donnette Truss, SHRM-SCP, Business Partner, Human Resources
Wednesday, June 15, 2021 | Zoom Virtual Event, 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
The Storytelling Project for Racial Justice
Participate in the Storytelling Project which is an opportunity for MSHS employees to share their own stories, speak to the challenges they face, and articulate their visions for a future that offers inclusion, equity and justice to the health system’s diverse workforce.
Wednesday, June 16, 2021 | Zoom Virtual Event, 12:30 pm – 1:30 pm
Join to watch the Morningside vs. Queens vs. West BLACC ERG teams in a Jeopardy game! Come to cheer on your MSHS colleagues!
Thursday, June 17, 2021 | Zoom Virtual Event, Noon – 1:00 pm
A Conversation with Leaders, moderated by the BLACC ERG Leads
Evan L. Flatow, MD, President, Mount Sinai West
Arthur A. Gianelli, MA, MBA, MPH, President, Mount Sinai Morningside and Chief Transformation Officer, Mount Sinai Health System
Cameron R. Hernandez, MD, Executive Director and Chief Operating Officer, Mount Sinai Queens and Associate Professor of Medicine, Geriatrics, and Palliative Medicine, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai
Friday, June 18, 2021 | Zoom Virtual Event, Noon – 1:00 pm
Dance Performance, featuring the Edge School of the Arts (ESOTA)
Celebrate Juneteenth with this special dance performance.
Join Chats for Change sessions – part of the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai’s Racism and Bias Initiative – to engage in thoughtful dialogue on issues of race and bias in health care.
Next Session: Tuesday, June 15, 2021 | Noon – 1 pm
Deeper Dive: Racism x Sizeism
How do we combat the intersectionality of sizeism and racism in medicine? Is it possible to move beyond the colonial preference for thinness? Join us to continue the conversation on how we can move beyond fat-phobia. In this session, we’ll take a deep look at the steps we have to take in order to move forward.
Upcoming Session: Friday, June 18, 2021 | Noon – 1 pm
Monthly Healing Circle
Join us this week as we continue building personal and community sanctuary. In this space, we will explore creating internal and external places of refuge that encourage safe, healing relationships as we share personal and collective joys, pains, and experiences.