Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion at CUIMC
At Columbia University Irving Medical Center, we believe that achieving excellence is inextricably linked to striving for the highest standards in diversity, equity, and inclusivity. Fostering a supportive and culturally rich environment is paramount to the success and wellbeing of our student body, our distinguished faculty, and the broad patient populations we serve. We stand together because diverse experiences, perspectives, and values enrich every dimension of our work. At CUIMC, we are committed to continuous improvement in providing culturally inclusive medical education and clinical care.
This page coalesces diversity, equity, and inclusion resources for the CUIMC community. If you can’t find what you’re looking for below, or if you have recommendations, please reach out to these resources.
Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Resources
Messages from Leadership
- April 27, 2022
Columbia pediatrician Hetty Cunningham appears in "The Color of Care," a new documentary about racial health disparities and their consequences during the COVID-19 pandemic.
- April 8, 2022
Interprofessional Education Day this year addressed the question of how health professionals can actively provide antiracist, inclusive, and equitable care through health care teamwork.
- April 5, 2022
If untreated, glaucoma can lead to irreversible vision loss. A Columbia screening program is finding more people with the disease than expected.