Gold statement on Supreme Court admissions decision

The Supreme Court’s decision against race-conscious admissions threatens efforts to create a more diverse healthcare workforce. An abundance of research is clear that diversity in healthcare improves the health of patients. The Gold Foundation has stated unequivocally that humanism is intrinsically anti-racist, and we reaffirm our commitment to diversity, equity, inclusion, and anti-racism. We stand with our partners, AAMC and AACN, in denouncing this decision. Optimal health and optimal care require diverse care teams who reflect their communities.

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AAMC Deeply Disappointed by SCOTUS Decision on Race-Conscious Admissions

AACN Statement on the Supreme Court Decision Against Race-Conscious Admissions