Dr. James Mason is an inspirational and powerful motivational speaker.   His goal is to open hearts and minds to remind us what we can do together when focused on our similarities and strengths.

Dr. Mason offers speaking and training for groups of all sizes, from small teams to large conferences, and will customize the topic for your needs.  His engaging, motivational style encourages participants to examine where we are today and inspires us to do better tomorrow.


  • Assessing One’s Cultural Values
  • Becoming Assets for Diversity: Interrupting Bias
  • Cultural Implications of Health and Illness
  • Debunking the Culture of Poverty
  • Dimensions of Diversity
  • Diversity, Equity and Inclusion (DEI) and Cultural Competence
  • Diversity, Equity and Inclusion: Implications for Pastoral Care
  • Health Disparities: Implications for Culturally and Linguistically Diverse Populations
  • Health Literacy
  • Intercultural Communication (ICC)
  • Introduction to Generational Differences
  • Organizational DEI and Cultural Competence Self-Assessment
  • Preparing for Diversity in the 21st Century
  • Promoting Diversity, Equity and Inclusion (DEI) in Organizations: Recruiting and Retaining a Diverse Workforce
  • Strategies to Improve Communication for Pharmacists in an Increasingly Diverse World
  • Creating Welcoming Environments
  • Annual Statewide Kinsman Bioethics Conference
  • Oregon Academy of Family Physicians – OAFP 2021 Annual Conference
  • Association for Healthcare Philanthropy Annual International Conference
  • Child, Adolescent and School Health Conference (CASH)
  • Kaiser Permanente – Chaos or Coordination Conference
  • Oregon Governor’s Occupational Safety & Health Conference
  • Oregon Psychological Association Conference
  • Health and Wellbeing Conference
  • Ascension Health Spiritual Care Summit
  • Association for Clinical Pastoral Education
  • Association of Catholic Chaplains APC/NACC Joint Conference
  • Oregon Center for Nursing
  • Oregon Healthcare Diversity Summit – National Diversity Council
  • The Health Management Academy, Diversity & Inclusion Steering Committee