Empowering Nail Salon Workers

Needs Statement

Physicians, residents, fellows, and other healthcare professionals need to be regularly updated on issues related to social justice and equity. The series will examine how the issues intersect with the delivery of healthcare. It will also complement patient care education and training by focusing on the social and cultural context in which patients live and are served.

Target Audience

Physicians, fellows, residents, and other health professionals.

Learning Objectives

At the conclusion of the session, the participants should be able to:

  • Describe how working with harmful chemicals can cause serious health problems.

  • Explain the role of the California Health Nail Salon Collaborative in working to improve the health, safety, and rights of the nail salon community.

  • Recognize the need to give voice to this community composed largely of immigrant, minority, and low-income women.

Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 0.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • 0.75 Ethics
  • 0.75 Participation
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Baylor College of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Baylor College of Medicine designates this enduring material activity for a maximum of 0.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™.  Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

This activity has been designated by Baylor College of Medicine for 0.75 credit of education in medical ethics and/or professional responsibility.


Available Credit

  • 0.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • 0.75 Ethics
  • 0.75 Participation
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