ECTSS Committee on Justice, Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion (JEDI) Statement

The ECTSS JEDI committee is committed to supporting the development of a diverse and inclusive cardiothoracic surgery workforce. We recognize that increasing representation of individuals with diverse backgrounds in cardiothoracic surgery will advance our profession, reduce health care disparities, and improve outcomes and access to health for all communities.

We celebrate the diversity of our members. The committee has several goals for supporting justice, equity, diversity, and inclusion throughout our organization: