Preceptor Development Enduring Content - Implicit Bias

This 1.0 hour course consists of a video recording of the LMU-DCOM 4th Friday Preceptor Development Implicit Bias presentation from January 27, 2023 and is being provided to allow preceptors who were unable to attend the live presentation to watch the recorded presentation for CME credit.

After watching the full video, the learner must pass the post-test with a 75% within three attempts, and complete the program evaluation to receive CME credit.

Target Audience

LMU-DCOM physician preceptors

Learning Objectives

  1. Recognize at least one difference between implicit and explicit biases.
  2. Explain a minimum of two dangers associated with stereotypes and stereotype threat.
  3. Discuss two ways in which implicit bias can influence health outcomes.
  4. Explain a minimum of one tool used to mitigate implicit biases.
Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditTM
  • 1.00 AOA CME Credit
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Jennifer Russomanno, DrPH 

Dr. Jennifer Russomanno is an Assistant Professor of Practice and the MPH Program Director at the University of Tennessee Department of Public Health. Prior to this role, she served as an Assistant Professor of Public Health and Co-Director for the Foundations of Modern Healthcare (FMHC) curriculum at Lincoln Memorial University’s DeBusk College of Osteopathic Medicine (LMU-DCOM).  She received her Master of Public Health (MPH) degree from UT-Knoxville in 2016 and her Doctorate of Public Health (DrPH) from UT-Knoxville in 2019.  In her role at UT-Public Health, Dr. Russomanno teaches various masters level courses including Research Methods, Program Assessment and Planning, Public Health Emergency Preparedness, and Health Policies, Systems and Leadership. In addition to her teaching responsibilities, Dr. Russomanno is also actively involved in research endeavors.  She has over 6 years of experience examining food inequities among marginalized populations and has explored issues of food insecurity among sexual minority and gender minority people, as well as recipients of Federal food assistance programs. To date, she has 15 publications in peer-reviewed journals, with 1 more currently under review.  She has conducted 16 refereed oral and/or poster presentations in various regional and national conferences and is regularly invited as a guest speaker to a wide variety of community forums.

Dr. Russomanno currently serves as the chair of the Knoxville-Knox County Food Policy Council, a council that exists to examine policies and programs related to food equity and food justice. Additionally, Dr. Russomanno serves as a task force member on the Covid-19 Emergency Food Access Response Team in Knox County, Tennessee.

There are no financial relationships to disclose.

The Lincoln Memorial University-DeBusk College of Osteopathic Medicine (LMU-DCOM) is accredited by the American Osteopathic Association to provide osteopathic continuing medical education for physicians. LMU-DCOM designates this program for a maximum of 1.0 AOA Category 2-B credits and will report CME and specialty credits commensurate with the extent of the physician's participation in this activity. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in this activity.

The University of New England College of Osteopathic Medicine (UNE COM) is accredited by the American Osteopathic Association (AOA) and the Maine Medical Association‘s Committee on Continuing Medical Education and Accreditation to provide continuing medical education for physicians.. 

UNE COM designates this CME activity for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s) TM,  and 1.0 University of New England contact hours for non-physicians.  Contact hours may be submitted by non-physician, non-PA health professionals for continuing education credits.

This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements & policies of the Maine Medical Association through the joint providership of University of New England College of Osteopathic Medicine (UNE COM) and LMU-DCOM.  University of New England is accredited by the Maine Medical Association to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Available Credit

  • 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditTM
  • 1.00 AOA CME Credit


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Required Hardware/software

Learners need internet access with the ability to watch YouTube videos.