Henry Ford Health System
Dr. Martina T. Caldwell is a board-certified Emergency Medicine physician and clinical investigator at Henry Ford Hospital in Detroit, MI and Clinical Assistant Professor in the Department of Emergency Medicine at Wayne State University. She earned a B.A. in Women’s Studies (Emory University), M.D. (Yale University), and M.S. in Health and Healthcare Research (University of Michigan). She also completed her Emergency Medicine residency as Chief Resident in 2014 and the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Clinical Scholars Program in 2017 at the University of Michigan. Her research focuses on emergency department interventions to improve reproductive health equity using community-based participatory research (CBPR), mixed methods, and implementation science. She is currently conducting a phase 1 behavioral clinical trial for the intervention she co-developed with community partners called Women & Person-Empowered Community Access for Reproductive Equity (WE CARE). WE CARE provides reproductive-aged females with culturally-sensitive family planning, social needs, and preventative reproductive health services and referrals in the ED using community health workers and an online tool. She is also the founding Co-Chair of her department’s diversity, equity, and inclusion (DEI) committee and has led many related initiatives, including an ED Health Educator program, Underrepresented in Medicine Scholarship, Social Emergency Medicine Film and Discussion series, and ED DEI Culture and Climate Assessment. Dr. Caldwell has received numerous awards and grants while at HFHS, including the Health Disparities Research Collaborative Scholar, Physician-Scientist Track Award, Health Equity Scholar, and Diversity Hero Award.
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Friday, May 15, 2020
8:00 AM – 8:50 AM