Canise Bean, DMD, MPH
Professor - Clinical and Director, Community Education
The Ohio State University College of Dentistry
Dr. Canise Y. Bean is a Clinical Professor at The Ohio State University College of Dentistry and also serves as Director of Community Education. Dr. Bean graduated from the University of Kentucky College of Dentistry with a Doctor of Dental Medicine degree and received her Master of Public Health from the Ohio State University. Dr. Bean completed a general practice residency at Metro General Hospital in Cleveland, Ohio. She is a Fellow of the International College of Dentists and the American College of Dentists. She is active with Ohio Dental Association and is Vice-President of the Ohio State Dental Board.

Presenting at the Nexus Summit:

An interprofessional team of faculty, staff and students created a longitudinal exercise entitled, “Personal and Collective Responsibility for Health Equity: Anti-Racism in Action” involving second year learners from seven Ohio State health sciences colleges. Learning objectives included the following: three IPEC sub-competencies (Values and Ethics, Interprofessional Communication, and Roles and Responsibilities) and two objectives differentiating types of racism and identifying impacts of racism on wellbeing and health care delivery. Over five weeks, students completed two assigned modules…