RECOGNITION
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

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

RECOGNITION
Mar 18, 2016

What Exactly Is TRIO?

The question always asked: what is TRIO? Well, simply put, its educational opportunity! TRIO is aimed at low-income , 1st generation, and disabled Americans. In support of this, Congress has established a series of programs to help these individuals enter college,... Read More

RECOGNITION
Mar 18, 2016

Reflections from a Patient Voice panelist

It was an honor to represent the African ­ American community at the Patient Voice panel discussion on African American Health February 24, 2016. However, as a representative, it is important to realize that I do not speak for every black person or every black family. I hope everyone in attendance kept... Read More

RECOGNITION
Feb 16, 2016

UPAP--Diversity Matters!

The University of Utah Physician Assistant Program prides itself on “living” its mission of educating diverse students to serve in communities that are historically marginalized and/or have reduced access to affordable quality health care. Arguably, the University of Utah Physician Assistant Mission,... Read More

RECOGNITION
Jan 22, 2016

NAACP MLK Jr. Event Honors Scholarship Award Winners

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

RECOGNITION
Jan 06, 2016

OHEI Faculty to Attend Association of American Medical Colleges Seminar

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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