The recruitment of a diverse and representative group of participants is essential to ensuring various perspectives are represented, both within research organizations and the private sector. During this 75-minute webinar, our panel of expert researchers will share the challenges and successes they’ve experienced regarding topics such as access and marketing to marginalized or hard-to-reach communities and compensation strategies. Our distinguished panel includes:

Maurita Harris, M.S., from the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign, whose focus is on community health

Maria A. Statler, Ph.D., an Assistant Professor at Towson University where she teaches undergraduate nurses’ research, diversity & social justice courses

Jacklin Stonewall, M.S., from Iowa State University, whose research is in industrial engineering and human computer interaction

Enid Montague, Ph.D., an Associate Professor at the University of Toronto, whose focus is on the unintended consequences of technology in complex sociotechnical systems

The BIPOC AG held its inaugural webinar, as part of the HFES Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Webinar Series, in June. This webinar introduced the adverse impacts of racism on health and described how racial and ethnic considerations are not often incorporated in the design process of technology.

A recording of this webinar is available on the HFES website (https://www.hfes.org/Events/D_I_Webinar_Series).