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Sustained DEI Efforts Lead to Greater Overall Outcomes for MUSC

Over the past seven years, the Medical University of South Carolina (MUSC) has continuously worked to revamp its diversity, equity, and inclusion (DEI) efforts....

Innovative Funding Helps Health Professions Research College Raise $1 Million, Advance...

Thirty percent more African American, Latinx, and Hispanic faculty are working this year within the College of Public Health and Health Professions (PHHP) at...

New Health Care Schools Open with Emphasis on Workforce Development, Addressing...

In response to the widespread shortage of health care professionals across the country, a number of higher education institutions over the past year have...

Medical and Other Health Professions Schools Guide Students on Overcoming Biases

From emergency department specialists to neurosurgeons, medical professionals at all levels have implicit biases surrounding race, ethnicity, gender, sexuality, and other social differences that...

The 2020 Health Professions HEED Awards: Support

The annual INSIGHT Into Diversity Health Professions Higher Education Excellence in Diversity (HEED) Award recognizes U.S. medical, dental, pharmacy, osteopathic, nursing, veterinary, allied health, and other...

The 2020 Health Professions HEED Awards: Social Justice and Activism

The annual INSIGHT Into Diversity Health Professions Higher Education Excellence in Diversity (HEED) Award recognizes U.S. medical, dental, pharmacy, osteopathic, nursing, veterinary, allied health, and other health schools...

The 2020 Health Professions HEED Awards: Recruitment and Retention

The annual INSIGHT Into Diversity Health Professions Higher Education Excellence in Diversity (HEED) Award recognizes U.S. medical, dental, pharmacy, osteopathic, nursing, veterinary, allied health, and other...

The 2020 Health Professions HEED Awards: Innovative Diversity Education

The annual INSIGHT Into Diversity Health Professions Higher Education Excellence in Diversity (HEED) Award recognizes U.S. medical, dental, pharmacy, osteopathic, nursing, veterinary, allied health, and other...

The 2020 Health Professions HEED Awards: Health and Wellness

The annual INSIGHT Into Diversity Health Professions Higher Education Excellence in Diversity (HEED) Award recognizes U.S. medical, dental, pharmacy, osteopathic, nursing, veterinary, allied health, and other...

The 2020 Health Professions HEED Awards: Events and Celebrations

The annual INSIGHT Into Diversity Health Professions Higher Education Excellence in Diversity (HEED) Award recognizes U.S. medical, dental, pharmacy, osteopathic, nursing, veterinary, allied health, and other health schools...

The 2020 Health Professions HEED Awards: Community Outreach

The annual INSIGHT Into Diversity Health Professions Higher Education Excellence in Diversity (HEED) Award recognizes U.S. medical, dental, pharmacy, osteopathic, nursing, veterinary, allied health, and other health schools...

The 2020 Health Professions HEED Awards: Campus Climate

The annual INSIGHT Into Diversity Health Professions Higher Education Excellence in Diversity (HEED) Award recognizes U.S. medical, dental, pharmacy, osteopathic, nursing, veterinary, allied health, and other...

The 2020 Health Professions HEED Award Testimonials

“We applied for the Health Professions HEED Award because we want our school to continue to be recognized for its diversity and inclusion efforts,...

The 2019 Health Professions HEED Awards

Healthcare employees constitute the largest workforce in the United States and, as the country ages, are predicted to grow in number and demand in...