Diversity

Mission Statement:
To recruit, cultivate, and maintain a diverse network of residents, fellows, and attendings with the primary goal to provide quality, socially conscious care to the patient's and family's representative of the greater Atlanta area. We strive to implement a residency program that is strengthened by diversity while training more underrepresented minority physicians to lead in the community.

Who do we serve?
A diverse and fulfilling patient population:
  • 54% African-American
  • 10% Hispanic
  • Egleston: 60% Medicaid, 10% uninsured
  • Hughes Spaulding: >90% Medicaid
  • Large refugee settlement population
  • Third largest LGBTQ community in the United States