Welcome to the Office of Diversity and Inclusion (ODI) at the University of Arizona Health Sciences.

ODI works to increase diversity in the health sciences to promote health for all people in Arizona and beyond. We support diversity and inclusion efforts at each of our UAHS colleges for students, faculty and staff as well as initiate, coordinate and evaluate new programs to create a comprehensive network of diversity and inclusion initiatives.

Thank you for your participation in our diversity efforts!

Recent News

UA Health Sciences Launches Bus Stop Ad Campaign To Increase Diversity in Health Care

The UA Health Sciences is working to increase the diversity of the health-care workforce with the “!Eres Tu! This is you!” Tucson bus stop ad campaign that features current students and faculty members who share their passion and commitment to the field.

In the Age of Social Media, He's a New Kind of Scientist

What does it mean to be a scientist? Far more than doing research in a lab, says Michael Johnson, whose unconventional passage into the field began with a bowling championship and a music degree.

Faculty Receive Diversity, Equity and Inclusive Excellence and Innovation Research Grants

Two faculty at the University of Arizona College of Medicine – Phoenix received grants for their work involving health disparities and improving diversity in the Phoenix community.

Upcoming Events

Meet Your Pharmacist Save a Life: Carry Naloxone
Other Event

The Petersen Clinic pharmacy team would like to invite you to join us for some food and info about the overdose reversal drug!  The event will... more

Fighting Fire With Food ... An Expert's Inside Look at Nutrition and Inflammation
Lecture or Seminar

Fighting Fire With Food
Ann Skulas-Ray, PhD
Assistant Professor
The University of Arizona Department of Nutritional Sciences... more