Health Disparities Resources

White Fragility, Robin DiAngelo

Emergent Strategy, Adrienne Maree Brown

White Like Me, Tim Wise

Black Birthing Justice, Julia Oparah

Witnessing Whiteness, Shelly Tochluk

So You Want To Talk About Race, Ijeoma Oluo

Unpacking the Invisible Knapsack, Peggy McIntosh

Filter Shift by Sara Taylor

Let’s Get Real, Lee Mun Wah

The Spirit Catches You And You Fall Down, Anne Fadiman

Japanese American Midwives – Culture, Community and Health Politics, 1880-1950 (Asian American Experience) Susan L. Smith

links and trainings:

White Privilege and Male Privilege: A Personal Account of Coming to See Correspondences through Working in Women’s Studies

Stir Fry Seminars - Training Films, Books and Seminars in Berkeley

From UCSF Office of Diversity and Outreach: Unconscious Bias Resources

Exploring Unconscious Bias in Academic Medicine (a Youtube video interview with author Howard Ross)

Strategies to Assess Unconscious Bias

Test yourself related to implicit bias

From California Families for Access to Midwives (CFAM).

California Families for Access to Midwives' amazing resource guide!

From Midwives Association of Washington State.

Resources on Healthcare Disparities and Undoing Racism and Oppression in Healthcare and the Delivery of Healthcare

Video Clips
Resources on LGBT Healthcare Concerns and Disparities
Additional Resources
For a wealth of additional information related to this topic, visit the following RESOURCES PAGE, which is divided into the following topics:
For more information about Anti-racism and anti-oppression work in midwifery, visit the AROMidwifery Blog or join the AROM facebook group.

For the edition of the "Giving Birth to Midwives" Newsletter devoted to issues of equity and inclusivity in the midwifery profession, read the October 2012 AME (Association of Midwifery Educators) Newsletter

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