Diversity and Inclusion News
With the strategic initiative to advance the education, training, recruitment and employment of a diverse faculty, staff and student body that is reflective of the communities it serves, the Arizona Health Sciences Center appoints Dr. Francisco Moreno assistant vice president for diversity and inclusion.
Why did you choose your specific health professional career? When I was a child I was riding my bike and my leg was bitten by a rez (reservation) dog. I spent hours in the IHS ER waiting room crying and wondering, “Why does it take so long?”
Dr. Thomas A Kenyon, Director, Center for Global Health (CGH) with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) in Atlanta will share an updated on the Ebola epidemic in West Africa on Friday, November 14, 2014 from Noon - 1:00pm in DuVal Auditorium, UAMC. RSVP online at diversity.medicine.arizona.edu/kenyon.
Why did you choose your specific health professional career?
When I think about why I chose my health professional career, I would have to say that my mother had a lot to do with my decision.
Why did you choose your specific health professional career? I chose my field of work in order to serve Native American communities. I knew I had the interest and ability to serve as a physician.
Why did you choose your specific health professional career? When I graduated with an electronic engineering degree, a lot of my graduating classmates were getting jobs with major industrial corporations that have large contracts with the government and the military to build missiles and things of that sort.