The Office of Professionalism can serve as an
advocate for fair and equitable treatment for medical students and can
facilitate confidential and safe reporting of mistreatment or abuse.
Information: Contact the Office by sending an email to firstname.lastname@example.org for
fastest response (no confidential information please) or by calling 303-724-7854. Offsite and
onsite visits are by appointment only. Office location: Building 500, 8th
Floor, Room 8000C.
further information about the Office of Professionalism, go to:
EthicsPoint is a third-party,
online reporting system that allows students and residents to report,
anonymously or confidentially, lapses in professionalism or exemplary
professional behavior, by faculty and residents.
To make a professionalism report, click here.
For further information regarding making professionalism reports through EthicsPoint, go
(The EthicsPoint reporting system is under consideration for continuation beyond a planned end date of
The Office of Student Life is
available to address all types of student concerns, and can provide advice and
guidance. For further assistance,
contact the Associate Dean of Student Life or the Assistant Dean of Student
Affairs. For further information, go to:
The Associate Dean for Student
Advocacy provides advice and support to students on a variety of student concerns. For further information, go to: http://www.ucdenver.edu/academics/colleges/medicalschool/education/studentaffairs/studentresources/Pages/StudentAdvocacy.aspx
A College faculty mentor or a
trusted faculty or staff member can listen and provide guidance or information
about how to proceed. For further
information specifically about advisory colleges, go to:
Students have the opportunity to
complete evaluations on the block, site and on the faculty who teach them in
the classroom or clinical setting (required in Phase III and some parts of
Phase IV). As part of these evaluations,
students are specifically asked about faculty respect and professionalism and
about the learning environment. Contact
the Evaluation Office for further information, SOM.Evaluations@ucdenver.edu.
The Ombuds Office provides
“informal conflict resolution” that is “confidential and independent.” Their
services are available to all within the University community. A description of the Ombuds Office is found
in the Appendix of this document. For
additional information, go to: www.ucdenver.edu/about/departments/OmbudsOffice