University of Pittsburgh

Health Sciences Diversity | Excellence in Health Professions Education

“Often, disparities exist because people are unaware of issues affecting communities outside of their own. Diversity exposes different perspectives that are needed to solve very complex problems.”

Kahleb Graham, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Class of 2011

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Office of Health Sciences Diversity

Please contact us with questions about the Office of Health Sciences Diversity, our initiatives, calendar of events, to schedule a visit to our campus, or if you have questions and could not find the answers on our website.

Paula K. Davis, MA

Assistant Vice Chancellor for Health Sciences Diversity

Phone: 412.648.2066




Mario C. Browne

Mario C. Browne, MPH, CHES

Director for Health Sciences Diversity

Phone: 412.648.2066







University of Pittsburgh

Office of Health Sciences Diversity (brochure)

M216E Scaife Hall

3550 Terrace Street

Pittsburgh, PA 15261

Phone: 412.648.2066

Fax: 412.383.5728


University of Pittsburgh Nondiscrimination Policy Statement

The University of Pittsburgh, as an educational institution and as an employer, values equality of opportunity, human dignity, and racial/ethnic and cultural diversity.  Accordingly, as fully explained in Policy 07-01-03, the University prohibits and will not engage in discrimination or harassment on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, ancestry, sex, age, marital status, familial status, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, genetic information, disability, or status as a veteran.  Further, the University will continue to take affirmative steps to support and advance these values consistent with the University's mission. This policy applies to admissions, employment, access to and treatment in University programs and activities. This is a commitment made by the University and is in accordance with federal, state, and/or local laws and regulations.

For information on University equal opportunity and affirmative action programs, please contact: University of Pittsburgh, Office of Affirmative Action, Diversity and Inclusion, Carol W. Mohamed, Director (and Title IX, 504 and ADA Coordinator), 412 Bellefield Hall, Pittsburgh, PA 15260 (412) 648-7860.

For complete details on the University’s Nondiscrimination Policy, please refer to Policy 07-01-03.