2021 Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Think Tank

The AOA’s Diversity Taskforce hosts a virtual Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion (DEI) Think Tank on November 1, 2021 for health care leaders charged with stewarding diversity initiatives within their institutions or practices.

Think Tank Goals:

  • Forge Connections: Connect diversity chairs, committee members, and liaisons from across the country
  • Assess: How can the American Orthopaedic Association support the efforts of diversity leaders within their department, medical school, institution, or practice?
  • Resource Creation: Define gaps, build solutions, identify what resources the AOA might develop for individuals serving in these important roles.

Event Details:

  • Date: Monday, November 1, 2021
  • Time: 8:00pm-9:00pm Eastern
  • Facilitators:
    • Keith Kenter, MD, FAOA
    • Lisa Lattanza, MD, FAOA
    • Erica Taylor, MD, MBA, FAOA

Agenda Highlights:

  • Welcome
  • Large Group General Discussion
  • Breakouts and Small Group Discussion
  • Next Steps

The AOA thanks DePuy Synthes and Medtronic for their financial support of the 2021 DEI Think Tank.