The Department of Health Science’s Diversity and Inclusion Committee is dedicated to the following for the School of Health Professions’ faculty and staff:

  1. Encouraging conversations related  to diversity and inclusion;
  2. Listening and identifying needs related to diversity and inclusion;
  3. Providing opportunities for education, skill building, and awareness related to diversity and inclusion;
  4. Making connections across campus initiatives and events related to diversity and inclusion.

Chair: Nancy Cheak Zamora 
Members: Michelle TetiKristin Flynn Peters, Hye Jeong, and Lise Saffran
Meeting Schedule for spring 2019: 10:30 – 11:30 am in Clark 542

  • Wednesday, January 23rd
  • Wednesday, February 20th
  • Wednesday, March 20th
  • Wednesday, April 17th
  • Wednesday, May 15th

Opportunities for the 2019 spring semester: 

Join the SHP Student Advisory Committee on Diversity and Inclusion

For more information or to be put on the email list, contact Sarah at .

Coffee Talk Series 2019 Click HERE for the entire 2019 series. 


Book Club Discussion

TRAVELING Diversity Library 

Student Services is currently hosting the library outside of room 106 Lewis Hall.

The TRAVELING Diversity Library is open to all faculty and staff to engage in various topics including age, cultural competency, disability, ethnicity, family role and structure, gender, health, nationality, politics, race, regionality, religion, and socio-economic status. Check out the library contents HERE.

SHP Student Advisory Committee on Diversity & Inclusion

Additional programming and resources on diversity, inclusion & equity can be found on the SHP Diversity and Inclusion page.

Also, check out the SHP Diversity and Inclusion Newsletter 


For questions, suggestions, or concerns contact the SHP

Diversity & Inclusion Graduate and Research Assistant

Sarah L. Hairston
Lewis 128
Office Hours: M, W & F from 10 am – 3 pm