Our thanks to Dr. Jed Wolpaw and the Anesthesia & Critical Care Reviews and Commentary (ACCRAC) podcast for hosting a thoughtful discussion with Dr. Matt Wixson earlier this month. 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…
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
As medical schools across the country work to address systemic racism in medicine and foster more inclusive communities, one new initiative aims to increase diversity and advance anti-racism in academic anesthesiology.