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Diversity Grand Rounds

The Office of Diversity works with other departments to bring diversity leadership and other experts to RFU to talk to students about diversity, inclusion, gender, health disparities, and other topics.

Upcoming Grand Round Speakers


"Health Equity: Is It Possible?"

Presented by Terry Mason, MD
Chief Operating Officer,
Cook County Department of Public Health
April 11, 2018


"Bridging the Cultural Divide to Emerge as an Equity-Minded Academic Health System Through Inclusion Excellence"

Presented by David Acosta, MD, FAAFP
Chief Diversity & Inclusion Officer,
Association of American Medical Colleges (AAMC)
February 28, 2018


"Building on a Foundation of Professionalism"

Presented by Eve J. Higginbotham, MD, SM
President of the Alpha Omega Alpha (AOA) Medical Honor Society
Vice Dean for Inclusion and Diversity,
University of Pennsylvania’s Perelman School of Medicine
February 13, 2018




"Violence Seen Through a Public Health Lens"

Presented by Selwyn O. Rogers Jr., MD, MPH, FACS
Professor and Chief of Trauma and Acute Care Surgery
Director of the Trauma Center
Executive Vice President of Community Health Engagement,
University of Chicago Medical Center
January 24, 2018