AAAAI Diversity Equity and Inclusion Statement
Approved February 2022
The American Academy of Allergy, Asthma & Immunology (AAAAI) is dedicated to the advancement of knowledge and practice of allergy, asthma and immunology for optimal patient care. The vision of the AAAAI is that all people would have optimal health and well-being, with value recognized by society.
As an organization of allergy / immunology specialists, AAAAI recognizes that diversity in our members promotes health equity and positive outcomes for our patients. Through a diverse membership, we have access to a greater variety of skills and talents, characteristics, and attributes that foster creativity and innovation, leading to the highest level of patient care.
As a core value, the AAAAI respects, values, and promotes diversity and inclusiveness among all the individuals and groups with whom we interact, collaborate, and partner.
The AAAAI is committed to recruiting, supporting, and promoting talented, diverse individuals and fostering an environment that embraces diversity, promotes inclusiveness, and treats all individuals, groups equally and with dignity and respect, actively opposing intolerance, bigotry, bias, and discrimination.
The AAAAI is committed to using research, education, and advocacy to encourage inclusivity and equity for all.