Diversity - Equity - Inclusion

DEI Resources

Health Equity Style Guide
Released by the CDC 11 Aug 2020

Latest activity in Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion

Acknowledging Betsey, Lucy and Anarcha
February 28, 2021

SASGOG joined with other leading professional organizations in health care, in officially designating February 28 and March 1—the dates that bridge Black History and Women’s History months—for the formal acknowledgement of Betsey, Lucy, and Anarcha, the three enslaved Black women whose exploitation led to foundational advances in the field of obstetrics and gynecology that benefit millions of patients today.

SASGOG Joins ACOG Working Groups on Racism
November 23, 2020

SASGOG joined with other leading professional organizations in health care, in officially designating February 28 and March 1—the dates that bridge Black History and Women’s History months—for the formal acknowledgement of Betsey, Lucy, and Anarcha, the three enslaved Black women whose exploitation led to foundational advances in the field of obstetrics and gynecology that benefit millions of patients today.

Reports of Hysterectomies Performed Without Consent
September 29, 2020

SASGOG joined with other leading organizations in women’s health in a joint statement urging the Department of Homeland Security’s Office of the Inspector General to conduct a thorough, conclusive inquiry into these reports; to publicly release the results of the inquiry; and to ensure that evidence-based, patient-centered care is provided equitably to all persons detained at Immigration and Customs Enforcement facilities.

Joint Statement on Racism
August 27, 2020

SASGOG joined with 23 other leading professional organizations in the fields of obstetrics and gynecology to commit to changing the culture of medicine, eliminating racism and racial inequities that lead to disparate health outcomes, and promoting equity in women’s health and health care. Our commitment to a better future requires an honest examination of the past and the present.