November 12, 2018 — Sonja Shipley, MD, is taking on the new role of URM and Health Equity Editor. Dr Shipley will serve a 1-year term, from January to December 2019. As editor, she will curate a series of blog posts on the topic of underrepresented in medicine or health equity and one Education Column piece on health equity.
This new position is inspired by the STFM Foundation’s Underrepresented in Medicine Campaign and STFM’s upcoming Health Equity campaign, which is set to launch in January.
If you have a story about addressing health equity or URM in your curriculum or community or want to share your personal URM journey, contact Dr Shipley at firstname.lastname@example.org.