Diversity and Inclusion News

MED493A Spring 2016 Applications

Spring 2016 Applications open Oct 2, 2015 and close 5:00pm Oct 27, 2015.

Attend the BLAISER Colloquia & Closing Ceremony!

The University of Arizona Health Sciences Center invites you to the 2015 BLAISER Colloquia & Closing Ceremony, honoring our 2015 BLAISER students completing their 10-week summer research program on Tuesday, August 11, 2015 from 9:00am-3:30pm.

Message from the UA Senior Vice President for Health Sciences: UA Health Sciences Programs Champion Health-care Workforce Diversity

Increasing the racial and ethnic diversity of the health-care workforce has been identified as a key factor to addressing health disparities and ensuring the adequate provision of culturally competent care to our nation’s growing minority communities.

AHSC’s Med-Start Program Aims to Change the Face of Health Care

High school students competitively selected from throughout the state, including Arizona’s most remote and underserved communities, are exploring health-care careers and education opportunities, conducting research, and taking college-level courses in the six-week summer program at the Arizona Health Sciences Center.

Mock MMI Application Open!

Apply online before July 24, 2015 and the workshop will be held on Saturday, August 22, 2015. 


Summer Shines the Light on Diversity Programs At the Arizona Health Sciences Center

To address the critical lack of diversity in the health-care workforce in Arizona and the nation, the Arizona Health Sciences Center, with programs in Tucson and Phoenix, is working to recruit, educate and train tomorrow’s health-care leaders.