Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Committee
Our DEI Committee Members, mission, and scope of work
Kenneth Ziegler, MD, Chair
Sharon Kiang, MD
Sherene Shalhub, MD
The Mission of the Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Committee for the Western Vascular Society is to promote an academically enriching and supportive climate that allows all members of the Society to thrive and succeed. The Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Committee will collaborate with members to provide a comprehensive approach to diversity and inclusivity, access, and equity.
Through strategic planning and programmatic development the committee shall empower medical students, residents, fellows and members to build a diverse and inclusive society. The Chair of the committee shall be appointed by the President of the Society for a three-year term and shall sit on the Program committee to assist in review of abstracts submitted for presentation.
Leading Diversity in the Workplace
Exploring Healthcare Disparities
Equal Pay for Equal Work