Emergency Medicine Associations and Committees

FemInEM: Females working in Emergency Medicine
ACEP Diversity Inclusion & Health Equity Section
AAEM Diversity and Inclusion Committee Logo
Academy for Diversity & Inclusion in Emergency Medicine Logo

Women in Medicine

  • Women in White Coats LogoWomen in White Coats
    The blog is the voice of women in white coats. It is a forum for women in healthcare to discuss the issues that face us as a group. It is a place to advocate for change in improving inequalities in healthcare. It also is a place to provide mentorship to the next generation of women in white coats.
  • AMWA LogoAmerican Medical Women’s Association
    To advance women in medicine, advocate for equity, and ensure excellence in health care.

African Americans in Medicine

  • NMA LogoNational Medical Association
    The National Medical Association (NMA) is the collective voice of African American physicians and the leading force for parity and justice in medicine and the elimination of disparities in health.
  • SNMA LogoStudent National Medical Association
    Student National Medical Association (SNMA) is committed to supporting current and future underrepresented minority medical students, addressing the needs of underserved communities, and increasing the number of clinically excellent, culturally competent and socially conscious physicians.
  • Houston Medical Foundation LogoHouston Medical Forum
    The Houston Medical Forum was founded in 1926 as a Houston doctors association for black doctors. Today it exists as a component society of the National Medical Association, Inc. and a branch of the Lone Star Medical Association. Its members consist predominantly of African American physicians and surgeons as well as attended by residents and medical students.

LatinX in Medicine

  • NHMA LogoNational Hispanic Medical Association
    The mission of the organization is to empower Hispanic physicians to lead efforts to improve the health of Hispanic and other underserved populations in collaboration with Hispanic state medical societies, residents, and medical students, and other public and private sector partners.
  • LMSA LogoLatino(a) Medical Student Association
    The LMSA Mission is the following: The Latino Medical Student Association unites and empowers medical students through service, mentorship and education to advocate for the health of the Latino community.

Asian in Medicine

  • National Council of Asian Pacific Islander Physicians (NCAPIP) LogoThe National Council of Asian Pacific Islander Physicians
    The National Council of Asian Pacific Islander Physicians (NCAPIP) represents Asian American, Native Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander physicians committed to the advancement of the health and well-being of their patients and communities. NCAPIP believes in shaping health care in America to meet this shared American goal of optimal health for all.
  • PAMSA LogoAsian Pacific American Medical Student Association
    APAMSA are a national organization that aims to address those issues important to Asian American and Pacific Islander medical students.

Native American in Medicine

  • Association of American Indian Physicians LogoAssociation of American Indian Physicians
    The goal is to improve the health of American Indian and Alaska Natives and to pursue excellence in Native American health care by promoting education in the medical disciplines, honoring traditional healing principles and restoring the balance of mind, body, and spirit

Muslim in Medicine

LGBTQ in Medicine

  • Health Professionals Advancing LGBTQ Equality (GLMA)
    GLMA is a national organization committed to ensuring health equity for lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer (LGBTQ) and all sexual and gender minority (SGM) individuals, and equality for LGBTQ/SGM health professionals in their work and learning environments. To achieve this mission, GLMA utilizes the scientific expertise of its diverse multidisciplinary membership to inform and drive advocacy, education, and research.

Disabilities in Medicine

  • Society of Healthcare Professionals With Disabilities
    The mission of the Society is to foster an online supportive community and to freely provide disability-related resources and tools that are relevant for healthcare professionals, students, family members, and friends.