Inclusion, Diversity, Equity, and Racial Justice Training

Dear DOM Colleagues, In our continuing effort to uphold our commitment to Inclusion, Diversity, Equity, and Racial Justice, we are offering DOM-wide virtual training for Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion courses –  1.0, 2.0, 3.0 and 4.0. These foundational courses are 1 hour each and are required for all members of the Department of Medicine.     To […]

Juneteenth 2022

Dear colleagues, This Sunday, June 19, we celebrate Juneteenth, the annual commemoration of the end of slavery in the United States after the Civil War. On June 19, 1865, in Galveston, Texas, Major General Gordon Grander announced the end of the Civil War and that the enslaved were free. This announcement, however, came two and […]

Message for Juneteenth

Dear colleagues,  Juneteenth is an important day in the history of the United States. On June 19, 1865, in Galveston, Texas, Major General Gordon Grander announced the end of the Civil War and that the enslaved were free. This announcement, however, came two and a half years after the Emancipation Proclamation on January 1, 1863.  As many enslavers continued […]