Patient Diversity Community of Practice

The purpose of the Patient Diversity CoP is to provide a forum for MCC members to share best practices and discuss common challenges they encounter increasing participation of under-represented patient populations in clinical research.

Meeting Schedule

2nd Thursday of the month, 11am – 12pm ET. Registration links available on Upcoming Meetings Webpage in MCC Members Portal.

Team is Exploring

  • Short- and long-term strategies and approaches that support the participation of under-represented patient populations in clinical research.
  • Connecting patient engagement with quality-by-design and risk-based quality management programs
  • Building out the investigative site infrastructure to expand the delivery of patient-centric care that supports clinical research participation of under-represented patient populations.
  • Measuring patient diversity program success

Meeting Output

MCC Investigative Site Diversity Assessment Tool

Looking for additional information?

Those interested in joining the community of practice should log into their member account and select Patient Diversity CoP in their user profile. For additional information about joining the Patient Diversity Community of Practice group, please contact Customer Service at

MCC Membership Information

This is a member-only group. For additional information about MCC membership options or to find out if your organization is a MCC member, please visit the MCC Membership webpage or contact MCC Director of Membership, Teresa Holland or call 317-622-0266.

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Employees of MCC member organizations are invited to join the MCC Patient Diversity LinkedIn Community to get the latest news on work group activities, share relevant news and participate in online discussions.