Diversity & Inclusion
The AAMC is committed to diversity, equity, and inclusion.
We develop strategic initiatives to cultivate a diverse and culturally prepared workforce, advance inclusion excellence, imbue equity-mindedness, and enhance engagement with local communities.
What's New in Diversity & Inclusion
Racism and Health
Explore articles and resources about the complex issues and strategies to combat racism and make health care more diverse, equitable, and inclusive.
Racial Health Disparities: How COVID-19 Magnified a Public Health Emergency
Hear what forces are driving the disparities in health care access and what the academic medicine community can do to address institutional and systemic racism.
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Apply Now: Non-Research Funding for Diabetes and Chronic Kidney Disease Education
CDC is offering an $85,000 award to develop education and training materials about diabetes and chronic kidney disease for the public health workforce. Applications are due on March 5, 2021.
Diversity and Inclusion Strategic Planning Toolkit
This guide provides nine essential tasks to help navigate the diversity and inclusion strategic planning process.
AAMC Members Awarded Funds to Address COVID-19 and Systemic Racism
The AAMC recently issued NEXT Awards to five member institutions to address health inequities in their local communities.
Community Engagement at the AAMC: Highlights from 2020
The AAMC is committed to making a greater social impact in the District through its philanthropic efforts, employee volunteerism, and innovative programming. Through partnerships with community organizations, we advance educational opportunities, promote health equity, and respond to our neighbors’ needs.
Professional Development Resources
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Leadership Development and Training
- Register for a training opportunity
- Healthcare Executive Diversity and Inclusion Certificate Program (HEDIC)
- Grant Writers Coaching Group for NIH Awards
- Minority Faculty Leadership Development Seminar
- Mid-Career Minority Faculty Leadership Seminar
- Early Career Women Faculty Leadership Development Seminar
- Mid-Career Women Faculty Leadership Development Seminar
- Unconscious Bias Train-the-Trainer Program for the Health Professions
Voices of Academic Medicine
MedEdPORTAL: Diversity, Inclusion, and Health Equity
Our collection of diversity, inclusion and health equity resources.
Academic Medicine: Justice, Disparities, and Meeting the Needs of Our Most Vulnerable Populations
Our collection of articles about how to eliminate inequities in care received by vulnerable and underserved populations.