Category: Diversity, Equity & Inclusion

Cell Spotlights UVA BIMS Graduate Student Author Leticia Beltran in Faces of Cell Campaign


Leticia Beltran, a biophysics PhD candidate in the Biomedical Sciences Graduate Program (BIMS) at UVA School of Medicine, was highlighted in the journal Cell's campaign "Faces of Cell" which aims…

UVA BIMS Student-Adviser Pair Wins Gilliam Fellowship to Advance Diversity and Inclusion in Science


Nadia Holness, a biomedical sciences graduate student, and her adviser Sarah Ewald, PhD, were awarded a 2022 Gilliam Fellowship from the Howard Hughes Medical Institute. The program provides awards to…

School of Medicine Faculty Contribute to AAMC Special Report


School of Medicine faculty Margaret L. Plews-Ogan, MD, Susan M. Pollart, MD, Anneke T. Schroen, MD, MPH, Gregory Townsend, MD and UVA Human Resources consultant Carol Caesar contributed to the…

Assistant Dean for Student and Housestaff Diversity, Equity & Inclusion


We are accepting applications for a new leadership role. The position of Assistant Dean for Student and Housestaff Diversity, Equity & Inclusion offers a great opportunity to join the School…

Intro to DEI Workshop – August 16


Diversity, equity, and inclusion. These are words that affect many of our lives but what do they really mean? How are they defined? What can they mean to you? Join…

Date: Aug 16, 2022 - Aug 16, 2022

Start Time: 12:30 pm

End Time: 1:45 pm

Stepping In 4 Respect Workshop Open Session


Workshop Overview This two-hour interactive workshop is designed to provide a framework for responding to situations where you experience or witness discriminatory behavior and create an opportunity to practice your…

Date: Aug 3, 2022 - Aug 3, 2022

Start Time: 8:00 am

End Time: 10:00 am

Diversity Symposium Focuses on Immunology and Neuroscience


The School of Medicine held its first in-person Diversity Symposium focused on Immunology and Neuroscience on Thursday, June 30. It was led by Neuroscience Assistant Professor Ukpong Eyo, PhD, and…

Summer Medical Leadership Program Looking for Faculty to Shadow


The Summer Medical Leadership Program will be offered on grounds this year, for the first time since 2019! We are so excited to have this opportunity back after hosting last…