Department of Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Updates

ACGME Chief DEI Officer William A. McDade, MD, PhD in the film 'Black Men in White Coats'
The ACGME Diversity and Inclusion Award is now the Barbara Ross-Lee, DO Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Award in honor of Dr. Ross-Lee’s illustrious career, contributions to graduate medical education (GME), and expertise on health policy.


Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Officers Forum

This forum is open to anyone serving in this role. Monthly calls are held on the second Wednesday of each month unless otherwise indicated, at 5:00-6:00 p.m. Central. The next calls will be held:

  • August 11, 2021
  • September 15, 2021
  • October 13, 2021
  • November 10, 2021
  • December 8, 2021

To sign up, email

Award Information

The ACGME Barbara Ross-Lee, DO Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Award nominations are closed for 2022. Recipients will be announced in the fall.

Contact Us:

Morgan Passiment
Program Director, Diversity Initiatives

Patrick Guthrie
Program Coordinator, Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion

Lorraine Jackson
Administrative Assistant