Program Highlights

Emerging Professionals Summer Internship

DEADLINE EXTENDED! The Emerging Professionals Summer Internship Program is a ten-week paid internship experience for talented underrepresented minority college students. This “pipeline” program is designed to provide students with the opportunity to explore potential administrative careers in an academic health science center. Read More.

Mentoring Circles

As a part of the UMMS Institutional Diversity Plan to support students from under representative groups, UMMS has launched a series of Mentoring Circles. The objective of Mentoring Circles is to provide a diverse group of medical and research students exposure to faculty who serve as “Mentors for a Day.” Read More.

Recruiting Diverse Faculty and Staff

As a leading academic health sciences center, University of Massachusetts Medical School (UMMS) is aggressive in its pursuit of the best talent and committed to a policy of equal opportunity without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, age, sexual orientation, national origin, ancestry, disability, military status, or genetic information in employment, admission to and participation in academic programs, activities, and services, and the selection of vendors who provide services or products to the University. Read More.

Diversity Calendar

Events Apr 21 to May 18 2015
  • Thursday, April 23, 2015

    "Boutique Clothing Sale”

    10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
    Special Event
    UMass Medical School and Dress for Success 
    UMMS supports this community based initiative of helpin ...
  • Thursday, April 23, 2015

    Network Social and Mentoring Circles Celebration

    4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
    Special Event
    The Diversity & Inclusion Office and 
    The Office of Student Affairs invite you to join faculty and  ...
  • Tuesday, April 28, 2015

    Women's Health Month

    12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
    Nancy A. Dragoon, MD , Associate Professor of Medicine and Surgery, UMass Medical School and UMass Memorial and Jennifer Lauretti, PhD, Assistant Professor of Psychiatry, UMass Medical School
    Special Event
    Come join us to learn proven weight management strategies for women who care about their health and  ...
  • Thursday, April 30, 2015

    Thoughts on Civility

    12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
    Martha E. Meacham, MLS, MA, Lamar Soutter Library Fellow
    Special Event
    The Civility Subcommittee invites you to join our book discussion group: "Thoughts on Civility" Feat ...
  • Monday, May 04, 2015

    Caring for LGBT Patients: Providing a welcoming clinical environment

    2:15 PM - 3:45 PM
    Dr. Kevin Ard
    This lecture is targeted for clinical students, faculty, staff, residents of University Campus and c ...
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