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.



Thu. Sep. 28, 2017 | 2:00-3:00pm
Alzheimer's Disease:  Engaging Families and Communities in Response to a Growing Health Crisis
Sat. Oct. 7, 2017 | 8:00-3:00pm
Join us for the MWPs are MVPs-Pittsburgh conference coming up on October 7, 2017! Please help spread the word by disseminating within your women and diversity focused circles and beyond. This conference will feature a number of Pittsburgh women leaders and speakers, who will inspire and empower Minority and other Women Professionals from diverse backgrounds and professions, while also providing them with essential tools and skills to “survive and thrive” in their professions.