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Table 2 Participants in unconscious bias training, United States 2020–2021 (n = 977)

From: Implementation of an unconscious bias course for the National Research Mentoring Network

  Initiated Registration N (%) Completed All Trainings N (%) Proportion Completed P-valuea
Gender     < 0.0001
  Male 133 (13.6) 36 (8.9) 27%  
  Female 358 (36.6) 83 (20.4) 23%  
  Other 1 (0.1) 1 (0.3) 100%  
  Prefer Not to Report 10 (1.0) 3 (0.7) 30%  
  Missing 475 (48.6) 283 (69.7) 60%  
Race     0.0032
  White 557 (57.0) 238 (58.6) 43%  
  Black/AA 118 (12.1) 39 (9.6) 33%  
  Asian 121 (12.4) 69 (17.0) 57%  
  AI/AN 14 (1.4) 6 (1.5) 43%  
  NH/PI 3 (0.3) 1 (0.3) 33%  
  Two or More 28 (2.9) 8 (2.0) 29%  
  Other 43 (4.4) 16 (3.9) 37%  
  Prefer Not to Report 71 (7.3) 24 (5.9) 34%  
  Missing 22 (2.3) 5 (1.2) 23%  
Ethnicity     < 0.0001
  Non-Hispanic 352 (36.0) 87 (21.4) 25%  
  Hispanic 62 (6.4) 6 (1.5) 10%  
  Prefer Not to Report 27 (2.8) 7 (1.7) 26%  
  Missing 536 (54.9) 306 (75.4) 57%  
Role     < 0.0001
  Mentee 447 (45.8) 218 (53.7) 49%  
  Mentor 400 (40.9) 113 (27.8) 28%  
  Member 113 (11.6) 70 (17.2) 62%  
  Missing 17 (1.7) 5 (1.2) 29%  
Education/Career Level     < 0.0001
  Undergraduate 36 (3.7) 13 (3.2) 36%  
  Postbac 9 (0.9) 7 (1.7) 78%  
  Graduate 80 (8.2) 13 (3.2) 16%  
  Postdoc 47 (4.8) 8 (2.0) 17%  
  Other (currently working/Faculty/Not in school or formal program) 311 (31.8) 70 (17.2) 23%  
  Missing 494 (50.6) 295 (72.7) 60%  
Parent with College Degree     < 0.0001
  No 127 (13.0) 27 (6.7) 21%  
  Yes 324 (33.2) 67 (16.5) 21%  
  Missing 526 (53.8) 312 (76.9) 59%  
Degree     < 0.0001
  Bachelors or Less 65 (6.6) 16 (3.9) 25%  
  Masters 75 (7.7) 11 (2.7) 15%  
  Doctoral 282 (28.9) 60 (14.8) 21%  
  Missing or Not Applicable 555 (56.8) 319 (78.6) 57%  
Career     < 0.0001
  Faculty 223 (22.8) 49 (12.1) 22%  
  Staff 15 (1.5) 5 (1.2) 33%  
  Postdoc 27 (2.8) 5 (1.2) 19%  
  Administrator 26 (2.7) 4 (1.0) 15%  
  Other 99 (10.1) 23 (5.7) 23%  
  Student 3 (0.3) 0 0%  
  Scientist 16 (1.6) 3 (0.7) 19%  
  Missing or Not Applicable 568 (58.1) 317 (78.1) 56%  
Network Size     < 0.0001
  0 658 (67.4) 257 (63.3) 39%  
  1–3 230 (23.5) 130 (32.0) 57%  
  More than 3 89 (9.1) 19 (4.7) 21%  
  1. aFisher Exact or Chi-Square test