Student Events

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Students are constant promoters of diversity and inclusion initiatives. This page lists events sponsored by students or in collaboration with other members of our community on inclusion, diversity, cultural competency and equity. Submit your events Here!

We will update this page to keep you informed of student-sponsored events.

Upcoming Initiatives

CELEBRATION OF INCLUSIVENESS IN MEDICINE AND SCIENCE DISTINGUISHED LECTURE

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Monday, April 26, 2021
Via Zoom
4pm EST

Understanding Inequities in Communities of Color

Join the Office of Inclusion and Cultural Enhancement, the Medical Alumni Association, Medical Advancement, Polity and SNMA as we Celebrate Diversity Month and honor Dr. Raul Vazquez who will discuss community outreach during COVID and the future of healthcare.

IMSD at UB

April 2021 (Date TBD)

Jessie Polanco-Garcia, PhD Associate Scientist, Biology 23andMe

Senior Scientist, (TBD) 23andMe

This seminar series will feature presentations outlining available career opportunities in academia, industry, teaching, government, science policy, and others. Each session will highlight the career trajectory of an IMSD Program alum coupled with a representative from the current employer of the IMSD alum to discuss available career opportunities.

Prior Events