CIR Statement on Allegations of Retaliation at NYU

As resident physicians, we know firsthand how the culture of retaliation in academic medicine can isolate and intimidate. As a union, we stand in solidarity with Dr. Kristin Carmody, who recently filed a lawsuit against NYU Langone. Her lawsuit alleges that NYU Langone discriminated against her because

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CIR’S Response to JAMA’s Racist Podcast

The Committee of Interns and Residents, the union representing over 17,000 interns, resident physicians and fellows across the country, is appalled at the recent podcast publication from the Journal of American Medical Association titled “Structural Racism for Doctors – What is It?”.  In it, the narrator would

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9 minutes, 29 seconds.

For the first time, we witnessed accountability for the murder of George Floyd. A guilty verdict has come down, confirming what we had all seen before our eyes and watched in horror last May. Former police officer Derek Chauvin murdered George Floyd. We applaud the brave acts

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