The Association for Diagnostics & Laboratory Medicine (formerly AACC) DEI Steering Committee has gathered a collection of diversity, equity, and inclusion (DEI) and health equity materials meant to provide guidance and enrichment on related topics. The list is not exhaustive and will be updated periodically.

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  • The Story of Health Equity: How can laboratory experts play a role in reducing health disparities? Join Laborastories host Dr. Octavia Peck Palmer as she talks with Dr. Tiffany Gary-Webb about efforts to eliminate care gaps for medically underserved communities, and how the clinical lab can serve as a key partner in these initiatives.
  • Championing DEI in Lab Medicine: Why are diversity, equity, and inclusion (DEI) initiatives critical to laboratory medicine and the achievement of health equity? Tune into this episode of Laborastories to find out, as host Dr. Octavia Peck Palmer talks with Dr. Christina Pierre.


  • ADLM has implemented a number of initiatives to advance DEI and health equity throughout the association, and laboratory medicine and pathology discipline. In September 2023, a survey was launched to the ADLM volunteer community to gather feedback, perspectives, and recommendations on next steps to advance this work. View the survey result highlights.


Academy Guidance Document