Creating and sustaining social justice, diversity, and inclusion.
In Fall of 2018, the Department of Family Medicine created a social justice, diversity, and inclusion working group called The Justice League.
Co-Founded by Cleveland Piggott and Dionisia de la Cerda, the goal of the group is to educate the Department of Family Medicine team on issues of diversity, equity, and inclusion (DEI), provide recommendations on how to make this department a champion of these issues, and disrupt systems of oppression.
Cleveland Piggott, MD, MPH Dionisia de la Cerda, MPA
In less than a year, the Justice League has:
The Justice League welcomes clinicians, faculty, and staff to attend the group’s regular meetings, join the listserv, and contribute in any way that they can to move us all forward in the DEI mission. If you’d like to join or learn more, please don’t hesitate to email them.
Also, if you want to be more involved in Diversity and Health Equity issues, please join our listserv by clicking here. Then, click “subscribe” on the right hand side, and enter your email.