Diversity and Inclusion News

First MCAT Preparation Workshop Draws 40 Students
Tue Nov 5, 2013

On October 5, 2013, the Office of Diversity & Inclusion (ODI)  sponsored a two-hour MCAT workshop entitled “Are You Ready For The MCAT?”   There were 40 student in attendance.

Talking Medicine Circle Features Dr. Lori Alvord
Tue Nov 5, 2013

On October 18, 2013, the Office of Diversity and Inclusion held the Fall 2013 Talking Medicine Circle event. More than 30 Native American undergraduate, graduate students and medical students met and networked with faculty and staff across the Arizona Health Sciences Colleges.

Dr. Lori Alvord, Associate Dean for Student affairs and admission at the University of Arizona – College of Medicine was the evenings featured speaker.

Summer Medical & Dental Education Program Application Now Open!
Tue Nov 5, 2013

The Summer Medical & Dental Education Program (SMDEP) was founded in 1988 by the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation to increase the number of highly qualified medical school applicants from minority groups that were underrepresented in medicine.

Health Professions Fair
Thu Oct 24, 2013

On Tuesday, October 15, the College of Medicine hosted the Health Professions Fair in conjunction with the Colleges of Nursing, Pharmacy, Public Health and the Arizona Health Sciences Library. 

Pre-Health Information Blast, Saturday, Nov. 2
Tue Oct 15, 2013

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Diversity Seminar Series Launches with Talk on Improving Health Care for LGBT Patients
Tue Oct 8, 2013

Join us to learn about LGBT health care concerns and experiences and gain insight on improving their care.

Improving health care for LGBT patients will be the inaugural topic of the University of Arizona College of Medicine and its Office of Diversity & Inclusion Diversity Seminar Series taking place on Monday, October 21 at 4 p.m., in DuVal Auditorium