HealthCare Diversity Council

Welcome to the HealthCare Diversity Council! Here we strongly believe in a global representation in hospitals and clinics across the country, that every healthcare institution should mirror the environment and patients that it serves.

Who we are

Our vision and mission

Be the preeminent resource for information on cultural awareness and...

Engage in dialog and action with the healthcare community on inclusion...

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There are many opportunities to volunteer your time and talent in creating greater diversity and inclusion in Healthcare. Our volunteers get involved in all aspects of event planning and implementation, as well as outreach, communication, and advocacy within their organization and the community...

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Healthcare Diversity News
Draft of Dems' policy positions reflects Sanders' influence - U.S. News & World Report
Sat, 25 Jun 2016 15:11:15 GMT
Hillary Clinton's supporters turned back efforts by Sanders' allies to promote a Medicare-for-all single-payer health care system and a carbon tax to address climate change, and freeze hydraulic fracking. While the platform does not bind the ...
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President Obama Designates Stonewall National Monument - The White House (blog)
Fri, 24 Jun 2016 16:15:20 GMT
In addition to protecting more land and water than any President in history -- more than 265 million acres -- President Obama has sought to protect places that are diverse, culturally and historically significant, and that reflect the story of all ...
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SIUE Healthcare Diversity Camp inspires students to pursue medical careers - The Edwardsville Intelligencer
Tue, 21 Jun 2016 15:49:30 GMT
Dr. Lakesha Butler, SIUE Healthcare Diversity Summer Camp coordinator; Yasmyn Knight, 2011 diversity summer camp participant and 4th Year SIUE pharmacy student; and (seated) Jordan Robinson, 2015 diversity summer camp participant and ...
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Students learn in summer camp at MCG - The Augusta Chronicle
Sat, 25 Jun 2016 02:05:06 GMT
“We need more diversity” in health care, she said. “But also the data show that people from rural areas are more likely to practice in rural areas. People from underserved communities are more likely to practice (in those kinds of ...
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Supreme Court rejects challenge to affirmative action admissions program at University of Texas - CNBC
Thu, 23 Jun 2016 15:03:00 GMT
The U.S. Supreme Court on Thursday released a series of decisions, leaving in place a block on Barack Obama's 2014 immigration plan and upholding affirmative action at the University of Texas. The court also allowed a Native American tribal ...
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