UCL Division of Medicine


DOM ECR Seminar Series: 'UCL Research Culture: Unconscious Bias (All of Us)' Virtual Seminar

28 November 2022, 1:00 pm–2:00 pm

ECR Network

Division of Medicine (DOM) Early Career Research (ECR) Network / Postgraduate Student (PGS) Research Culture Programme

This event is free.

Event Information

Open to

UCL staff | UCL students








'UCL Research Culture: Unconscious Bias (All of Us)'

Dr. Ashira Blazer
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Dr. Ashira Blazer joined Hospital for Special Surgery (HSS) in 2022 as an Assistant Attending Physician and Assistant Professor of Medicine at Weil Cornell Medical College. She specializes in the treatment of all rheumatic diseases including undifferentiated connective tissue disease, Sjogren’s syndrome, inflammatory arthritis, and systemic lupus erythematous (SLE), particularly in patients of African ancestry. Dr. Blazer received her medical degree from Baylor College of Medicine and completed her residency at Vanderbilt University Medical Center. She went on to complete rheumatology fellowship and a masters of science at NYU School of Medicine, where she trained in the laboratories of Drs. Jill Buyon and Timothy Niewold.

Note that this event will be virtual only on Teams

Host: Dr. Puja Mehta, Centre for Inflammation and Tissue Repair | UCL Respiratory | University College London
The seminars are open to UCL staff, students and their visitors. We would encourage attendance from all career stages. All staff looking to enhance their own practice are encouraged to attend
Please contact Med.ECR-Network@ucl.ac.uk for all enquires  
Online audience members: Please ensure that your mic is muted and video turned off during the talk.