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  SOM Office of Diversity and Inclusion

The pursuit of excellence through a commitment to diversity in education, research and  patient care. The office has developed a practical toolkit for creating a healthy environment: "The Common Thread: Find Yourself in Everyone".    


Executive Leadership in Academic Medicine

Executive Leadership in Academic Medicine (ELAM) program has been assisting women in medicine to develop the tools and skills they need to assist their advancement in the medical community.


UAB Office for Diversity, Equity & Inclusion 

At UAB, we are committed to creating an environment that can serve as a model for the kind of society we are striving to build — one of inclusion, fairness, civility, and mutual respect. 


LGBT Resources

We seek to develop and maintain an engaging multicultural learning community that promotes the importance of diversity, social responsibility, ethical leadership, and education through health care, medical teaching, and research. We believe we can accomplish this vision by:


AAMC Diversity Learning Series

Diversity Policy and Programs is pleased to bring you a set of online, on-demand video resources on a range of diversity and inclusion topics.

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AAMC Group on Women in Medicine and Science

The Group on Women in Medicine and Science (GWIMS) advances the full and successful participation and inclusion of women within academic medicine by addressing gender equity, recruitment and retention, awards and recognition, and career advancement.
GWIMS Toolkit


Commission on the Status of Women

The Commission on the Status of Women is dedicated to enhancing options for women at every stage of their education and careers.


AAMC Minority Faculty Career Development

The Association of American Medical Colleges popular Minority Faculty Career Development Seminar is designed for junior faculty (senior clinical and research fellows, instructors, and assistant professors) and post docs (MD, D/PhDs and PhDs) who aspire to leadership positions in academic medicine.


Health Disparities Research Education Program

Our pipeline continues with postdoctoral fellows and junior faculty who participate in our Health Disparities Research Training Program (HDRTP).

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