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Office of the Associate Vice President for Health Equity & Inclusion

Our vision is for the cornerstone values of equity and inclusion to guide, consistently and consciously, the professional actions of each student, trainee, staff, and faculty member of our academic community.

Our mission is to create and nurture a community environment that realizes inclusive excellence.

Overarching Goal

Develop, implement, analyze, and promote policies, initiatives, and programs to realize and support inclusive excellence in the UUSHC community and health equity in the communities we serve.

  • Requires collaborative efforts
  • Emerges in an evolutionary manner
  • Promotes and supports inclusive excellence in UUHSC communities: students, trainees, staff, and faculty to provide “perfect care” for the communities we serve
Celebrating Leadership in Inclusive Excellence Volume 2
Celebrating Leadership in Inclusive Excellence Volume 1

2016 LEAP book

News & Events

Apr 06, 2016

“Hey, That Professional Looks Like Me!”

First of all, what is AISES? Well, the American Indian Science & Engineering Society (AISES) is a “national, nonprofit organization focused on substantially increasing the representation of American Indians … and other indigenous peoples of North America in … STEM studies and careers.” For nearly 40 years AISES has worked at... Read More

Update: Cancelled--Future Health Professions Event
Education
Mar 30, 2016

Update: Cancelled--Future Health Professions Event

speakers

The Office of Health Equity and Inclusion (OHEI), University of Utah Health Sciences congratulates Christina (Christy) Porucznik, PhD, MSPH; Candice Montzingo, MD, MPH; Mariana Baserga, MD; Con Yee Ling, MD; and Deborah Bilder, MD, for being selected to attend the 2016 Association of American Medical Colleges Mid-Career Women Faculty Professional Development Seminar. The three and a half-day conference provides associate professors with protected time to further develop their leadership skills.... Read More

Jan 22, 2016

NAACP MLK Jr. Event Honors Scholarship Award Winners

speakers

Salt Lake City's 2016 NAACP event celebrating Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. featured keynote speaker, Ari Berman, who spoke about the right to vote. The celebration also honored scholarship winners including University of Utah College of Nursing student scholarship honorees, Sydney Chan and Aalia Marquis.... Read More

Jan 06, 2016

OHEI Faculty to Attend Association of American Medical Colleges Seminar

awards

The Office of Health Equity and Inclusion (OHEI), University of Utah Health Sciences congratulates Christina (Christy) Porucznik, PhD, MSPH; Candice Montzingo, MD, MPH; Mariana Baserga, MD; Con Yee Ling, MD; and Deborah Bilder, MD, for being selected to attend the 2016 Association of American Medical Colleges Mid-Career Women Faculty Professional Development Seminar. The three and a half-day conference provides associate professors with protected time to further develop their leadership skills.... Read More

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Contact Us

Phone: (801) 585-1934

Nancy Demello
Executive Assistant
Email: healthequity@hsc.utah.edu

Office of the Associate Vice President for Health Equity & Inclusion
26 South 2000 East
5750B HSEB
Salt Lake City, Utah 84112