ACOG Committee Opinions

Committee Opinions represent an ACOG committee's assessment of emerging issues in obstetric and gynecologic practice and are reviewed regularly for accuracy. The following Committee Opinions are related to an array of cultural awareness and sensitivity issues.

Committee Opinion 493: Cultural Sensitivity and Awareness
Committee Opinion 587: Effective Patient–Physician Communication
Committee Opinion 649: Racial and Ethnic Disparities in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Committee Opinion 586: Health Disparities in Rural Women
Committee Opinion 525: Health Care for Lesbians and Bisexual Women
Committee Opinion 512: Health Care for Transgender Individuals
Committee Opinion 668: Menstrual Manipulation for Adolescents With Physical Disabilities and Developmental Disabilities
Committee Opinion 547: Health Care for Women in the Military and Women Veterans
Committee Opinion 591: Challenges for Overweight and Obese Women
Committee Opinion 627: Health Care for Unauthorized Immigrants
Committee Opinion 536: HIV and Women of Color
Committee Opinion 515: Health Care for Urban American Indian and Alaska Native Women 


Alicia Luchowski, MPH
Health Care for Underserved Women/ LARC Program


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