The videos below serve as an encouragement to students exploring pediatrics as a career choice. These videos show the varied individual pathways to pediatrics, highlight various topics vital to that journey, and discuss the importance of a representative and diverse pediatric workforce.
Dr. Rebekah Fenton
Dr. Ilan Shapiro
Dr. Shawn Smith
Dr. Edith Bracho-Sanchez
Dr. Allison Empey
Dr. Mikah Owen
Workforce Diversity Panel
It is important to build and strengthen the infrastructure to help support the diversity needed in the pediatric workforce. This panel explored ways to encourage and support students on this journey.
Moderator & Panelists included:
- Dr. Ray Bignall (moderator)
- Dr. Allison Empey
- Dr. Fernando Mendoza
- Dr. Michelle Terry
As you listen to the conversation, we encourage you to consider ways to apply the recommendations discussed.
Diversification of the Pediatric Workforce
Encouraging Mentorship and Sponsorship in Pediatrics
Existing Programs Designed to Increase Diversity in Pediatrics
The Impact of the Minority Tax and Closing Thoughts
Supported by Johnson & Johnson as part of a one year project focused on supporting new and existing initiatives focused on strengthening and diversifying the pediatric pipeline.
American Academy of Pediatrics