As we increase our focus and energy on equity, diversity, and inclusion (EDI)-relevant research, we must consider the “what, why, and how” of our work. The goals of this paper are to highlight unique issues pediatric dermatologists face in providing equitable care, pose considerations when reporting data on race and ethnicity, and advocate for standardized classification of race and ethnicity in research.
- healthcare delivery
- healthcare disparities
- pediatric dermatology research