The Office for Diversity staff facilitates new and ongoing diversity initiatives. The office advances diversity across Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science by working in concert with its schools and programs, as well as with community-based organizations.
The goal is to help attract and retain individuals of diverse backgrounds who have a commitment to medicine, patient care and service.
The Mayo Clinic education team helps each and every student navigate the application and enrollment process, as well as provides support to students once they arrive on campus and throughout their educational experience.
Many of Mayo Clinic's world-class physicians and scientists also teach in the classroom, mentor students and champion diversity in all aspects of education. They work to pass on the traditions and culture of Mayo Clinic, which includes an appreciation for diversity in all its forms.
As members of the faculty at Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science, these champions advance Mayo's goal of maximizing diversity by encouraging all students and colleagues to bring their best to their academic studies and clinical responsibilities. Their efforts help ensure a thriving and diverse workforce of excellent health care providers for the future.