Diversity Matters Series

The Office of Equity, Diversity & Inclusion at UAHS will host quarterly discussions to reflect on and promote diversity. This series will encourage dialogue, exploration of the various dimensions of diversity, and why it matters.

April 20, 2020

Dear students and post-docs,

We are looking for volunteers to participate in our 2nd Annual National DNA Day Outreach Event in Tucson, Arizona!

March 26, 2020

UArizona Health Sciences Office of Equity, Diversity & Inclusion Presents:


May 14, 2019

We would love you to join us Dr. Peter Cresswell presents, "Adventures in MHC-I-restricted cross-presentation".

April 26, 2019

We would love you to join us as Magdalene So presents, "DNA Uptake: The Achilles Heel of Neisseria Gonorrhoeae?".

April 18, 2019
Barry D. Weiss
Professor, UA Department of Family and Community Medicine
Members of the South Campus Medical Spanish Language/Health-Care Disparities Distinction Track
March 22, 2019

We would love you to join us Dr. Mary O'Riordan presents, "​Cells on Fire: How cellular stress pathways shape innate immunity".

March 15, 2019

We would love you to join us Dr. Juanita Merchant presents,"Helicobacter, Hedgehog and the role of MDSCs in the initiation of Gastric Cancer​".

March 12, 2019
Thomas M. Gill, MD
Humana Foundation Professor of Medicine (Geriatrics) and Professor of Epidemiology (Chronic Diseases) and of Investigative Medicine
Director, Yale Program on Aging
Director, Claude D. Pepper Older Americans Independence Center
Director, Yale Center for Disability and Disabling Disorders
Director, Yale Training Program in Geriatric Clinical Epidemiology and Aging-Related Research
February 22, 2019
Dr. Edward Barker
Department of Immunobiology 
April 11, 2017

Brenda J. Allen, PhD
Vice Chancellor for Diversity and Inclusion
University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus

November 29, 2016

Monica J. Casper, PhD
Associate Dean for Academic Affairs and Inclusion
College of Social and Behavioral Sciences
Professor of Gender and Women's Studies and Public Health
University of Arizona

October 27, 2016

Jesús Treviño, PhD
Vice Provost for Inclusive Excellence and Senior Diversity Officer
Office for Diversity and Inclusive Excellence/Office of the Provost
University of Arizona

October 13, 2016

Scott H. Reikofski, Ed.D.
Director of Student Affairs
University of Arizona College of Medicine – Phoenix

June 15, 2016

Jeffrey F. Milem
Dean of the Gevirtz Graduate School of Education
University of California, Santa Barbara