The primary objectives of the Committee to Address Anti-Asian Bias and Racism (CAABR) are to develop and implement strategies to address the growing anti-Asian bias and racism based on current needs and concerns. The Committee will provide information to our colleagues in a centralized and accessible way. We will help ensure the safety of our community through educational opportunities, outreach, and support. Advocating for the professional advancement of our Asian and Asian American colleagues is also a top priority of the Committee.

The CAABR has created three subcommittee workgroups to address specific issues and concerns, they are the following:


  • Communications and Education
    Workgroup Leads: Vida Jong, MPA, and Hamel Vyas, Esq.
  • Safety and Outreach
    Workgroup Lead: Nolan Kagetsu, MD
  • Professional Advancement
    Workgroup Lead: Brijen Shah, MD