DIVERSITY, EQUITY & INCLUSION
The MATA values and recognizes the importance of people's differences and how they can enrich our lives and our community. Our goal is to establish a setting where all members are embodied and accepted.
To create an inclusive environment and to respect the dignity and diversity of all people within our state either as colleagues or patients
To educate and find ways to integrate the missions of the NATA Ethnic Diversity Advisory and LGBTQ+ Advisory Committees
Provide resources needed to help in the application, education, advocacy in working with all members of the MATA
Here are some viewing, listening, and reading recommendations the MATA DEI Committee thought you all might find interesting and enlightening.
TV Shows that can be insightful:
Black-ish and Mixed-ish on ABC, Netflix & Hulu
United Shades of America with Kamau Bell on CNN
Ugly Food with David Chang on Netflix
The Good Lord Bird on Showtime
Podcasts that can help shed some light on the topic: