College of Medicine celebrates annual Diversity Week in person

The college community, along with local and national leaders, discussed successes and opportunities

By: Emily Mavrakis
A collage of people's faces Photos by Giuliano DePortu, M.D.
Audience members view a presentation on a screen Audience members view a presentation from Philip Alberti, Ph.D., of the AAMC during Celebration of Diversity Week. Photo by Emily Mavrakis

AAMC’s Philip Alberti, Ph.D., speaks at Dean’s Grand Rounds

A P-A student speaks into a microphone during a panel discussion First-generation college students share their experiences during a panel as part of the UF College of Medicine's Celebration of Diversity Week. Photo be Jesse S. Jones

First-generation medical professionals share their perspectives

Marina Sirota stands and presents Marina Sirota, Ph.D. Photo by W. Charles Poulton

AI4ALL: Encouraging the next generation of scientists

Panelists discuss how to better address the LGBTQIA+ community in health care

Woman speaks into a microphone during a panel discussion Mary Foster, a retired human services counselor with a specialty in children’s mental health, speaks as part of a community panel during Celebration of Diversity Week Photo by W. Charles Poulton

Community leaders share hopes for future college collaborations