Diversity & Inclusion

The program, aimed at deepening the understanding of science communication principles through lenses of inclusion, equity and intersectionality, is being co-developed by a collaborative of offices across the University of Minnesota.

On the heels of Minority Health Month, Lonzale Ramsey Jr, MD, reflects on what the month means to him and how he continues to support underrepresented communities through The Ladder.

Mya Wilson, DHA, MPH, MBA has joined the U of M Medical School Office of Diversity, Equity, & Inclusion as the Administrative Director.

The first project to receive funding, led by Chinese American Chamber of Commerce - MN (CACC-MN), hosted two COVID-19 vaccination pop-up events in January targeting the Chinese American community, in order to “have a better and safer Lunar New Year Celebration.”

The University of Minnesota Medical School’s BA/MD Joint Admissions Scholars Program held a special reception to celebrate its inaugural cohort and Blythe Brenden Scholarship recipients for receiving their white coats.

There was a strong presence from the University of Minnesota Medical School at the Association of American Medical Colleges (AAMC) Group on Diversity & Inclusion (GDI) Professional Development Conference held March 10-12, 2022, in Washington, D.C.

To recognize Women's History Month, two University of Minnesota Medical School faculty members discuss what this special month means to them and all the ways we should continue to support women in medicine.

MPR News featured Mary J. Owen, MD, and Duluth campus medical students about the need to recruit and train more Native American physicians.

Dr. Kisuule came to the U.S. with big dreams to get an education, but didn’t have hope of ever being a doctor. Now, she is on the front lines and implementing processes at her hospital to fight COVID-19.

The Minnesota Department of Health’s Office of Rural Health and Primary Care recently honored Dr. Ray Christensen for his outstanding leadership in the area of rural health.