Diversity and Inclusion Committee
NYSRS Diversity and Inclusion Committee Report
April 9, 2021
Judy Yee, MD and Nolan Kagetsu, MD
- Yee presented at the ACR Chapter Leaders Diversity Colloquium on 3/4/21. Her presentation was recorded. (and appended)
- Our committee met on January 28.
- We are planning a Diversity Forum for June 2021 with Dr. McGinty “Why it’s important to embrace diversity”
- We would like to have a panel on how to support colleagues who experience racist colleagues or patients
- Encourage all to join the AAWR for their 40th anniversary
- Encourage NYS Radiology departments to develop DEI Committees, WIR Committees
- Increase outreach to med student interest groups.
- Promote the NYSRS support for RLI sponsorship
- Encourage mentorship via imentor.org
- Participation in DEI ACR engage
- Statement supporting the AAPI community