APGO Diversity Statement for Volunteer and Leadership Positions
The association of Professions in Obstetrics and Gynecology (hereinafter referred to as, APGO) promotes an environment of respect, fairness, integrity, and inclusiveness in all of their dealings.
APGO respects and values the diversity of its members. APGO also recognizes that diversity and inclusiveness in volunteer and leadership positions strengthen the vitality of APGO and are fundamental values of our organization.
APGO is committed to enlisting and promoting talented volunteers and leaders without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, gender, perceived gender, disability, age, military or veteran status, marital or domestic partner status, sexual orientation, personal appearance, family responsibilities, type of practice, and/or political affiliation. Maximizing the diversity of our volunteers and leaders also allows us to benefit from the talents and the different perspectives of all our members.
APGO encourages members who may not have been involved with the Organization before to contact the leadership to volunteer for leadership positions. As a diverse membership organization, the assistance and willingness of our members to participate are essential for APGO to remain relevant to members, to maintain the leadership pipeline, and to move forward our organizational goals.
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