Program Highlights

Emerging Professionals Summer Internship

DEADLINE EXTENDED! The Emerging Professionals Summer Internship Program is a ten-week paid internship experience for talented underrepresented minority college students. This “pipeline” program is designed to provide students with the opportunity to explore potential administrative careers in an academic health science center. Read More.

Mentoring Circles

As a part of the UMMS Institutional Diversity Plan to support students from under representative groups, UMMS has launched a series of Mentoring Circles. The objective of Mentoring Circles is to provide a diverse group of medical and research students exposure to faculty who serve as “Mentors for a Day.” Read More.

Recruiting Diverse Faculty and Staff

As a leading academic health sciences center, University of Massachusetts Medical School (UMMS) is aggressive in its pursuit of the best talent and committed to a policy of equal opportunity without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, age, sexual orientation, national origin, ancestry, disability, military status, or genetic information in employment, admission to and participation in academic programs, activities, and services, and the selection of vendors who provide services or products to the University. Read More.

Diversity Calendar

Events Mar 26 to Apr 22 2015
  • Wednesday, April 01, 2015

    Civility Monthly Meetings

    12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
    Meets on the First Wednesday of every month. Meets at South Street and Lake Ave Campuses from 12-1 P ...
  • Tuesday, April 07, 2015

    Accommodating, Managing and Hiring Employees with Disabilities

    9:00 AM - 11:00 AM
    Linda Long-Bellit, PhD, JD and Cheryl Cumings
    Training Program
    3 Sessions: 
    Session I:  Accommodations: Identifying and providing reasonable accommodations. Pract ...
  • Monday, April 13, 2015

    Murderball Film Viewing

    12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
    Special Event
    Real people, real lives achieving the extraordinary!  Come be inspired
  • Wednesday, April 15, 2015

    Committee on Equal Opportunity and Diversity (CEOD) Membership Meeting

    12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
    Committee on Equal Opportunity and Diversity (CEOD) General Membership Meeting Schedule
    3rd Wedne ...
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