In alignment with the University of Alabama at Birmingham Heersink School of Medicine, The Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences is committed to cultivating an environment where all faculty, staff, fellows and residents feel valued and respected regardless of race, ethnicity, gender, sexual orientation, rank or title. We are dedicated to the advancement of all individuals with diverse experiences and perspectives and firmly renounce all forms of discrimination.

The department strives to sustain a culture that is both diversified and inclusive.

The UAB Heersink School of Medicine condemns racism in all of its forms. We acknowledge its existence and commit to proactively working to root out inequalities that have existed for far too long. Read our full statement.

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