A Culture Designed to Celebrate and Embrace Diversity
The Oakland University William
Beaumont School of Medicine culture embraces and celebrates the multiple
dimensions of diversity. Our culture is designed intentionally to
promote respectful, innovative exchanges between students, staff, and
faculty, analytical reflection, and compassionate, ethical
decision-making as means to demonstrate and develop cultural competency.
We are devoted to recruiting,
training, promoting and retaining the best individuals to deliver high
quality medical care to an increasingly diverse patient population as
part of an increasingly diverse work force.
An Inclusive Medical Learning Community
The Oakland University William Beaumont School of Medicine
facilitates and promotes its diverse and inclusive medical learning
community through pipeline programs, student support and interest
groups, educational programs and community outreach events.
We are mindful of our mission to serve our community by addressing health care disparities locally and nationally.
In our Diversity & Inclusion logo, the capital letter "I"
links Diversity and Inclusion to remind us that everyone at Oakland
University William Beaumont School of Medicine is responsible for
sustaining and promoting our culture.
Everyone should believe that I - I personally - am
responsible for a culture that values diversity as a strategy for
achieving excellence and culture that embraces everyone in our medical