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News and announcements from UCSF Office of Diversity & Outreach
DEI and Anti-Racism Efforts in the Graduate Division
In 2020, the UCSF Graduate Division Dean's Office received two petitions from graduate students urging leadership to take action against racism and police brutality. The events marked on this timeline link each of the points in each petition to outcomes and initiatives.

View the timeline of leadership response.
SPOTLIGHTS
Hispanic Health Professionals Student Scholarship
The National Hispanic Health Foundation's Hispanic Health Professionals Student Scholarship application is now open. Scholarships are available to medical, dental, health policy, pharmacy, public health, physician's assistant, and nursing students. Apply by Sept. 24th.

The Hispanic Health Professional Student Scholarship
Achieving Racial and Ethnic Equity in COVID-19 Vaccination
by Kevin Grumbach, MD; Mariam Carson, BS; Orlando O. Harris, PhD, RN, MPH for JAMA Health Forum
UCSF faculty and graduate student discuss the stages of COVID-19 vaccine readiness at the individual and health systems level, and propose a more equitable approach to vaccination efforts.

Achieving Racial and Ethnic Equity in COVID-19 Vaccination
UPCOMING EVENTS