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Scarlet Soriano, MD, as Executive Director of Duke Health and Well-Being, leads a multidisciplinary team in systemwide innovation aimed at effectively addressing gaps in our healthcare delivery structures through health and well-being interventions that are grounded on health equity. Soriano is Co-Chair of the Academic Consortium for Integrative Medicine and Health's 2023 Integrative Medicine Symposium. She is a member of the Board of Directors of the Academy of Integrative Health and Medicine (AIHM) and a founding member of its Black, Indigenous and People of Color Committee. Dr. Soriano's work has centered on designing healthcare delivery structures that create conditions for deep personal transformation, grounded on self-efficacy and positive change-making, as the foundation for both individual healing and community transformation. Dr. Soriano is passionate about planetary health and weaving our personal and collective healing with the healing of our planet. She has a special interest in wellness-based group medical visits and believes they play a critical role in healthcare redesign. Dr. Soriano is the former Director for Group Visits and Wellness-Based Healthcare Transformation at Boston Medical Center’s Program for Integrative Medicine and Healthcare Disparities, and former Medical Director for the Tanya I Edwards Center for Integrative and Lifestyle Medicine at Cleveland Clinic. In her consulting work, Dr. Soriano supports organizations to rethink healthcare strategies through the lens of equity and whole person-whole community health. 


At the end of this activity learners will be able to:    

Briefly describe how addressing social and structural determinants of health is relevant to ensuring equitable and comprehensive health care. 

Summarize two specific innovations in Integrative health addressing structural determinants of health as a core strategy for improving whole person and community health. 

Identify at least one action the learner can take to further health equity in integrative health. 

Zoom Link:    

Meeting ID: 980 3454 7274   

Passcode: 303790   

This event is eligible for CME/CEU credit. To receive CME/CEU credit, please certify your attendance to receive CME/CEU credit by completing a brief online survey (it will automatically open in your browser upon leaving the Zoom meeting).

 Accreditation Statement:     

The University of California, San Francisco School of Medicine (UCSF) is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing education for physicians and allied health professionals.     

UCSF designates this live activity for a maximum of 10 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. This credit maximum reflects all Osher Integrative Medicine Grand Rounds to be offered in Fiscal Year 2023. Learners should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.    

Acupuncturists: This live activity is approved by the State of California Acupuncture Board for 1 hour of Category 1 CE course credit (provider number 1377).    

CME Disclosure Statement:    

Planners: Shelley Adler, PhD, Selena Chan, DO; Anand Dhruva, MD; and Patty Moran, PhD, have no financial relationships to disclose.    

Speaker: Scarlet Soriano, MD, has no financial relationships to disclose.   


Event Details

Zoom Link:    

Meeting ID: 980 3454 7274   

Passcode: 303790