Diversity & Inclusion

THEF's Diversity & Inclusion program provides a forum for health care leaders to share ideas about strategies that have been successful in dismantling systemic racism and generate thought leadership for new solutions. In addition to hosting live educational and discussion opportunities, the Diversity & Inclusion Committee maintains a rich resource library to keep you informed. See below and check back often for additional materials.




Meeting the Moment: Black Lives Matter, Racial Inequality, Corporate Messaging, and Rebranding   

The Goals of Care - Is There a (Black) Doctor in the House?

Scaffolded Anti-Racist Resource List  

An Antiracist Reading List

Affirming Black Lives Without Inducing Trauma

An Essential Reading Guide for Fighting Racism

The Intersectionality Wars

How to Respond to Racial Microaggressions When They Occur

We need co-conspirators, not allies': how white Americans can fight racism

How White Womens' Tears Threaten Black Existence

This Is What Black Burnout Feels Like

Accomplices Not Allies: Abolishing the Alley Industrial Complex

How White People Can Hold Each Other Accountable to Stop Institutional Racism

Understanding Systemic Anti-Black Racism in the United States: A Reference List

More Colleges Should Divest From the Institution of Policing

Cultural Humility: A Key Element of Trauma Informed Care

Videos, Films and Documentaries

Implicit Bias; Lifelong Impact

Speak Up for Inclusion

What is Bias and What Can Medical Professionals Do About It?

How Southern Socialites Rewrote the Civil War

Segregated By Design

King in the Wilderness – HBO



Pod Save the People

1619 (New York Times)

About Race

Code Switch (NPR)

Momentum: A Race Forward Podcast

Seeing White

What Matters - Black Lives Matter Global Network

Intersectionality Matters! With Kimberly Crenshaw


Scene on Radio Season 2 "Whiteness" and Season 4 on U.S. founding

The Heart Radio 2020 Season- “Race Traitor”

The Nod

The Stoop

Identity Politics


Learning Opportunities

89 Racial Equity Resources for Healthcare and Communities

Yale African American History Course

National Conference on Race and Ethnicity in American Higher Education (NCORE) Webinars on Demand


Other Resources

Teaching About Race, Racism, and Police Violence

Resources in the Fight Against Police Brutality and Systemic Racism

Mental Health Resources

National Police Accountability Project (NAAP)

A Detailed List of Anti-Racism Resources

The Antiracism Starter Kit

White Anti-racism: Living the Legacy

Black Lives Matter Movement

A Guide to Supporting Marginalized Communities

African American and LGBT

26 Ways to be in the Struggle Beyond the Streets


Asian Americans

20+ Allyship Actions for Asians to Show Up for the Black Community

Right Now

30+ Ways Asians Perpetuate Anti-Black Racism Everyday

Tou Thao and the Myths of Asian American Solidarity

Letter for Black Lives - 2020 (currently a crowdsourced project to update the 2016 letter)

Letters for Black Lives - 2016 (includes translated letters in multiple Asian languages)

6 Ways Asian Americans Can Tackle Anti-Black Racism in Their Families


How to Be An Antiracist by Dr. Ibram C. Kendi

Black Feminist Thought by Patricia Hill Collins

So You Want to Talk About Race by Ijeoma Oluo

Me and White Supremacy by Layla F. Saad

The New Jim Crow: Mass Incarceration in the Age of Colorblindness by Michelle Alexander

White Fragility: Why It's So Hard for White People to Talk About Racism by Robin DiAngelo, PhD

Indigenous Peoples’ History of the United States by Roxanne Dunbar-Ortiz

Freedom Is A Constant Struggle by Angela Davis

Your Silence Will Not Protect You By Audre Lorde

Pedagogy of the Oppressed By Paolo Freire

Blackballed - Lawrence Ross

Blindspot: Hidden Biases of Good People- Mahzarin R. Banaji

Colorblind Racism- Meghan Burke

Racist America: Roots, Current Realities, and Future Reparations 4th Edition- by Joe R. Feagin and Kimberley Ducey

Between the World and Me- Ta-Nehisi Coates

Force and Freedom Black Abolitionists and the Politics of Violence- Kellie Carter Jackson

Our Enemies in Blue- Kristian Williams

Race Talk and the Conspiracy of Silence: Understanding and Facilitating Difficult Dialogues- Derald Wing Sue

Racism without Racists- Eduardo Bonilla-Silva

Tears we Cannot Stop- Michael Eric Dyson

Biased: Uncovering the Hidden Prejudice That Shapes What We See, Think, and Do- Jennifer Eberhardt

The Color of Law: A Forgotten History of How Our Government Segregated America- Richard Rothstein

Slavery by Another Name- Doughlass A.Blackmon


Instagram Pages

Shaun King


Rachel Cargle

Amanda Seales

Check your Privilege

Rachel Ricketts

The Great Unlearn

Ibram X. Kendi

IG TV Resources

Systemic Racism Explained (also on Viola Davis page)

All videos on Black History in Two Minutes page

Videos on Amanda Seales page

Reni Eddo-Lodge


Resources for Parents

Helping Kids Process Violence, Trauma, and Race in a World of Nonstop News- Youtube

Your Kids Aren’t Too Young to Talk About Race: Resource Roundup from Pretty Good


Images, Graphics & Infographics

National LGBT Health Awareness Week - March 22-26

What’s the Problem with being “Not Racist”? - Dr. Ibram X. Kendi

4 Stages of becoming Anti-Racist

5 Ways You Can Help As An Ally At Work Starting Tomorrow

USC Race & Equity

Anti-racist Graphic and Action Items

Arabs for Black Lives

How to be Actively Anti Racist



Latino Community

8 Racist Habits Latinos Seriously Need to Drop

Op-Ed: Latinos and Cross-Racial Solidarity in the Latino Community


5 Steps Latinos Can Take to Combat Anti-Blackness

Black Lives Matter IS a Latinx Issue-Here’s Why

Rejecting Black and Rejected Back: AfroLatinx College Students’ Experiences with anti-AFroLatinidad

In Spanish- Porque la gente protesta contra la policia?


Contact the Diversity & Inclusion Committee at [email protected]. or visit the Diversity & Inclusion Committee page for additional contact information.