We are deeply committed to building a diverse, equitable and inclusive community where everyone is welcomed, respected and supported.

By bringing together individuals from varying backgrounds, experiences and areas of expertise, we benefit from a collective wealth of knowledge and ideas. It is this diversity that allows us to develop richer solutions to complex scientific and clinical challenges and to train culturally sensitive clinicians and scientists. It is also this diversity that enables us to provide the best care to our diverse community of patients.

Upcoming events

All members of the department are invited to attend our upcoming Diversity, Equity and Inclusion events. Please contact Kayla Zoschg to sign up.

Developing a Shared Language – Understanding Terms/Concepts for Antiracism – Feb. 17, 2021

Connecting Past to Present – The History of the Desegregation of the Medical Campus – Feb. 24, 2021

Disabilities 1.0 – June 23, 2021

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