Under the leadership of the Office of Diversity and Inclusion, the Office of Inclusion and Outreach at University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus has a mission to promote and support a diverse community that acknowledges values, fosters, and benefits from the unique qualities, rich histories, and wide variety of cultural values and beliefs that mirror and fulfill the University of Colorado Denver | Anschutz Medical Campus mission of education, healthcare, research, and community service.
The mission of the Office of Inclusion and Outreach is to provide sustained, comprehensive programs across all educational levels to promote access and increase numbers of underrepresented populations in healthcare, STEM (science, technology, engineering and mathematics) and research professions.
The vision of the Office of Inclusion and Outreach is to increase numbers of underrepresented populations in healthcare, STEM and research. We also will contribute to a future generation of professionals who aspire to reduce disparities among underserved communities.
Taking a holistic approach to student engagement
Addressing health inequities
Improving cultural sensitivity and responsiveness
Fostering a welcoming, inclusive environment for the campus community
Providing mentorship and leadership opportunities through networking and community involvement
Promoting excellence and innovation
Bridging underrepresented populations through the P-20 spectrum to healthcare, STEM and research disciplines
Infusing empowerment by increasing social capital