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. 29, 2016 | 2:30-5:00pm
You are invited to join us on Thursday, September 29, 2016, for a stakeholder meeting to discuss LGBTQA health in Pittsburgh, Southwest PA, and across the Commonwealth.  Space is limited, please RSVP by September 22 to  Please put "Southwest PA stakeholder meeting" in the subject line for your RSVP. 
Wed. Oct. 5, 2016 | 10:00-11:00am
Officially established in September 2015, the Sexual and Gender Minority Research Office coordinates sexual and gender minority--related research and activities by working directly with the NIH Institutes, Centers, and Offices.