Diversity, Inclusion, and Equity

The University of the Incarnate Word is known for celebrating the rich diversity of its students, faculty and staff. Our founders, three young religious women from France, overcame many obstacles (distance, language, travel) to realize their vision for a better world. Today, UIW serves as a global hub for everyone. 

Please take time to review resources below for more information about diversity, inclusion, and equity in the field of medicine. 

American Association of Colleges of Osteopathic Medicine (AACOM) has established an ongoing commitment to increase faculty, staff, and student awareness and understanding of issues of diversity and inclusion through professional development programs. Review resources available at their website for more information.

Stay up-to-date with the latest on diversity in medical school, including recent news and policy coverage. The American Medical Association (AMA) has long been committed to reducing disparities in medical school admissions. Visit their diversity homepage for more information.