Diversity

July 29, 2020
Dr. O'Dwyer and Dr. Schnall

From the Co-Chairs, July 2020

In the fifth month of restrictions due to COVID-19, member institutions pivot back to focus on general health care; clinical trial enrollments begin to rise back up to pre-pandemic levels; Fall 2020 Group Meeting to be virtual; EA holds first meeting of planned move to an anti-racist agenda
July 29, 2020

EA Launches Anti-Racist Agenda with Health Equity Inaugural Meeting

A special webcast in June focused on moving to an explicit anti-racist ECOG-ACRIN agenda
June 10, 2020
Dr. O'Dwyer and Dr. Schnall

From the Co-Chairs, June 2020

Strong EA research presence at ASCO 2020; the horrific killing of George Floyd; health equity and diversity in the field of oncology; the need for EA to participate in changing a specifically anti-racist culture and increase diversity and inclusion