Racial Equity Task Force Members Named

More than 30 staff, students, and faculty have been named to the recently announced Racial Equity Task Force, a key component of VUMC’s plan to address racial inequities. Learn more

Addressing Racial Equity at VUMC and VUSM

Vanderbilt University Medical Center's Office of Health Equity's plan for confronting racial inequities provides a guide for discussion and implementation of changes at the Medical Center. Learn more

Anti-Racism Resource Guide

This anti-racism resource guide is intended to help you deepen your knowledge of the roots of injustice and inequity and learn about anti-racism efforts. Feel free to share with your family, friends and colleagues. If you have any questions or would like to suggest a resource, please contact the Office of Health Equity (OHEinfo@vumc.org). 

Medicine Grand Rounds "How Structural Racism Affects Health and Health Care"

Click here to watch the recording of the Medicine Grand Rounds. 

Pause, Listen, Read, Reflect and Plan

Click here to learn more about how you can step up and do the work to eradicate anti-Black racism in science and academia.

Racism, Health and Health Care: Where do we go from here?

The Office of Health Equity offered a panel discussion to learn about how racism creates and perpetuates health inequities. Plus, the panelists discussed how we can all be change agents for equity. 

Click here for the recording of this panel discussion. Click here to access the presentation slides. 

Below are resources shared during the panel discussion:

Updated on 07-08-2020