Welcome to the Office of Diversity, Equity and Inclusion at Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis.  The university does not discriminate in access to, or treatment or employment in, its programs and activities on the basis of race, color, age, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, veteran status, disability or genetic information.

The mission for Washington University School of Medicine is to “lead in advancing human health through the best clinical care, innovative research and the education of tomorrow’s leaders in biomedicine in a culture that supports diversity, inclusion, critical thinking and creativity.” The school endeavors to be an institution at which all members of its community feel welcomed.

The mission of the Office of Diversity, Equity and Inclusion is to directly support the School of Medicine’s commitment to creating a workplace environment that is diverse, inclusive and nurturing of people from all backgrounds.

Our diversity initiatives are designed to help us cultivate excellence within an inclusive community.