The ABIM Foundation

Advancing medical professionalism to improve health care
Statement on Racial Justice to our Community

from our Leaders at ABIM and ABIMF

It’s simply not enough to say passively we will “do no harm”; we pledge actively to do our part in opposing and dismantling systems and policies that cause harm to our patients and disproportionately affect those in Black and Brown communities....”
Reaffirming Community Values:

Transgender Rights in Health Care Matter

A person’s chosen identity says something about the way they’ve experienced the world. To ignore the intersectional identity of a person in the exam room is to ignore important information about their overall state of health. This does not make for quality health care and it certainly does not make for recognizing the human dignity in all people...”  

-Jeanne Marrazzo, MD, incoming member of the Board of Trustees of the ABIM Foundation, and former Chair of the ABIM Council

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