The two discussed RADAR’s goals and how others can get involved, confronting implicit bias, addressing barriers to careers in medicine, and how departments can begin to effectively build positive cultures where everyone can thrive.
Diversity and Anti-Racism
Welcome to RADAR
Our vision is a more diverse and inclusive community in academic anesthesiology.
Whether you’re a student thinking about a career in medicine, a leader in the field, or somewhere in between, we invite you to explore our website, connect with us at an event, and join us as we lead transformative change in the field.
Upcoming Event for M4s: Advice on Residency Interviewing
October 26, 2021, 7-8 p.m. EDT
Join us for a discussion with residents from across the nation who will provide advice for medical students preparing for the upcoming virtual anesthesiology residency interview season.
The panel will also discuss how applicants can evaluate a program’s culture and commitment to diversity, equity and inclusion.
Voices in Anesthesiology
From the Blog
- Podcast Alert: Dr. Wixson joins Dr. Jed Wolpaw on the ACCRAC podcast to discuss RADAR
- You asked, we answered: More questions on becoming an ally, confronting our biases, and building inclusive communities
More than 250 people joined us for the launch of RADAR this spring as we discussed the need for greater diversity within anesthesiology, the barriers to diversifying the field, the challenges of being a minority in medicine, and what it looks like to be an ally.
- New national initiative aims to recruit and retain a diverse community of academic anesthesiologists
RADAR — Raising Anesthesiology Diversity and Anti-Racism — will launch with a virtual event on Wednesday, March 31. The initiative is a partnership between the Departments of Anesthesiology at the University of Michigan and Washington University in St. Louis.