Health Sciences Diversity

About the Department

The Office of Health Sciences Diversity exists to foster an inclusive environment for students, trainees, and faculty within the health professions schools. Its mission also includes increasing the number of well-trained professionals who reflect different cultures, ethnicities, socio-economic backgrounds, abilities, genders, religious affiliations, gender identities and expressions, and sexual orientations.



Sat. Apr. 30, 2016 | 10:00-1:00pm
The Community Empowerment Association Inc., in conjunction with Community College of Allegheny County, will host a Job and Career Fair on Saturday, April 30, 2016 from 10:00 am - 1:00 pm.
Thu. Jun. 9, 2016 | (All day)-(All day)
The Philadelphia Trans Health Conference is a program of Mazzoni Center. This free conference offers three full days of workshops and activities focused on the health and well-being of transgender people and their communities.  Now in its 15th year, the conference draws a diverse group of over 3,500 people of many gender identities and expressions from across the country and around the globe. Philly Trans Health Conference strives to provide a safe, inclusive space for trans individuals, as well as their allies, families, friends, allies, and providers.  In addition to the line-up of general workshops and activities, the conference hosts 3 professional development tracks: Trans Clinical Care Management (TCCM), Trans Behavioral Health Initiative (TBHI), and Continuing Legal Education Track (CLET). Medical, behavioral health and legal professionals can participate in these tracks in order to receive continuing education credits in trans competency. Please note that paid registration is required for our professional development program.