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Thu, 09/01/2022

Unconscious biases are complex and often revealed in individuals and institutions in the most unexpected ways. This past fall, the University of Michigan Student Diversity Council (SDC) and Office for Health Equity and Inclusion (OHEI) partnered with Medical School Administration to tackle the lack of diversity and representation in the images displayed in the Taubman Health Sciences Library (THSL). 

Wed, 08/24/2022

The Office for Health Equity and Inclusion joined over 50 exhibitors from labs and offices across campus for Researchpalooza on Wednesday, August 10. 

Mon, 08/22/2022

Applications for the Phyllis M. Blackman Innovation Grants are now open to those looking for funding toward a departmental diversity, equity and inclusion initiative at Michigan Medicine!  

Mon, 06/06/2022

The weather may have been dreary, but it was all smiles and laughs at the inaugural Youth Summit at the Big House regional outreach event.On Saturday, May 21, Michigan Medicine welcomed 200 local middle schoolers to Michigan Stadium for a daylong experience outlining career opportunities in health care.

Tue, 05/03/2022

The Office for Health Equity and Inclusion’s inaugural Michigan Medicine Youth Summit at the Big House regional outreach event on Saturday, May 21 is now open to Michigan Medicine faculty, staff and learners!

Fri, 04/22/2022

During OHEI’s Undergraduate Research Academy (URA) summer program, undergraduate learnershave the opportunity to pair with a faculty mentor and conduct research to gain footing in the scientific world. The Career Development Academy (CDA), another OHEI summer program, hosts rising junior and senior undergraduates and post-baccalaureate learners participate in MCATprep and do professional development and application workshops.

Tue, 04/19/2022

The Congenital Heart Center (CHC) in the Department of Pediatric Cardiology was awarded the Phyllis M. Blackman Innovation Grant, for their diversity, equity and inclusion initiative, “Books for Every One of Us.”  

Fri, 04/15/2022

The Office for Health, Equity, and Inclusion (OHEI) hosted a celebration of appreciation for our Michigan Medicine Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Leads on Friday, April 8 at North Campus Research Building (NCRB).  The theme of the event was Sparking Hope. 

Wed, 04/13/2022

While I have always had a deep affection toward helping people in need - including individuals of lower socioeconomic status, single-parent households and immigrant families from all over the globe.

Fri, 04/08/2022

Michigan Medicine is pleased to introduce the Building Toward Belonging: Michigan Medicine Implicit Bias Training (LARA Compliant) that will serve as the foundation for a continuous curriculum to help us evolve into a more respectful and inclusive academic medical center.