Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Resources

Explore new resources for diversity, equity and inclusion within the biotech community. We have gathered reference materials to help you better understand, plan for, and support these initiatives within your company. 

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What are diversity, equity and inclusion?

DIVERSITY

"Diversity in the workplace means that an organization employs a diverse team of people that are reflective of the society in which it exists and operates." - Builtin

EQUITY

"Fair treatment, access, opportunity, and advancement for all people, while at the same time striving to identify and eliminate barriers that have prevented the full participation of some groups." - Independent Sector

INCLUSION

"Creating environments in which any individual or group can be and feel welcomed, respected, supported and valued to fully participate. An inclusive and welcoming climate embraces differences and offers respect in words and actions for all people."

- Independent Sector

Why Diversity Matters
Benefits of a diverse and inclusive workspace drawn from global studies and research

IT'S THE RIGHT THING TO DO

Increased Group Performance and Employee Involvement

Improved Company Reputation and Social Performance

Improved Financial Performance

Increased Innovation

Improved Employee Satisfaction and Retainment

List Presented By Catalyst

 
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National Resources

A list of USA-based organizations, events, funding, training and more

Minority-owned life science companies

National mentorship and internship opportunities and programs specific to biotech

Trainings and courses offered to become educated and certified on DEI topics 

Hiring boards and organizations that specialize in increasing diversity

Funding opportunities for implementing DEI efforts and for minority-owned businesses

 
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Local Resources

Diversity, equity and inclusion resources specific to cities/regions of each of our company's locations. Click on the map points to explore local resources.

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