Category: Diversity, Equity & Inclusion

Women’s History Month, Student Stories: A Panel Discussion


SOM Student Stories series offers an opportunity for exceptional student leaders to share more about their educational journeys, future aspirations, and experiences they’ve had navigating their way into medical and…

Date: Mar 7, 2024 - Mar 7, 2024

Start Time: 7:00 pm

End Time: 8:00 pm

Medical and Doctoral Students Engage in Storytelling Event in Honor of Black History Month


On February 21, the School of Medicine’s Office of Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion and UVA Health’s Office of Diversity and Community Engagement co-sponsored a storytelling event in honor of Black…

Tracy Downs, MD, Discusses Black History Month’s Theme of Racial Healing


Tracy M. Downs, MD, FACS, has served as UVA School of Medicine's Senior Associate Dean of Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion and UVA Health’s inaugural Chief Diversity and Community Engagement Officer…

iTHRIV Voices in Clinical Translational Science: Integrating Genomics and Public Health for Health Equity


The Voices in Clinical and Translational Science Seminar Series is designed to lift underrepresented voices in research across the iTHRIV partnership. The series focuses on promoting dialogue and encouraging team…

Date: Mar 26, 2024 - Mar 26, 2024

Start Time: 1:00 pm

End Time: 2:00 pm

Taison Bell, MD, Discusses Summer Programs for Disadvantaged Premedical Students


Taison Bell, MD, MBA, an associate professor in the Department of Medicine's Divisions of Infectious Disease and Pulmonary and Critical Care, was featured in an American Association of Medical Colleges…

School of Medicine Office of Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Hosts Screening of Birthing Justice Documentary


UVA School of Medicine’s Office of Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion and the Theta Kappa Chapter of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc. co-hosted a screening of Birthing Justice on February 8.…

Black History Month School of Medicine Student Stories: A Panel Discussion


Join us for an engaging conversation with medical and doctoral students in the UVA School of Medicine. Learn about the panelists’ journeys navigating their respective paths to UVA SOM and…

Date: Feb 21, 2024 - Feb 21, 2024

Start Time: 5:00 pm

End Time: 6:00 pm

UVA Health Celebrates Black History Month


As we enter the month of February, a time dedicated to honoring Black History, we align ourselves with the 2024 theme, "Racial Healing: The Heart of Racial Equity." This theme…