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Diversity & Inclusion Matters Newsletter Archives

Read current past issues of our office's Diversity and Inclusion Matters newsletter below.

Spring 2020

In This Issue:
  • From the Vice Dean, Diversity and Inclusion
  • Class of 2020 Commencement
  • Faculty & Student Efforts During COVID-19
  • Awards & Recognition
  • In Memoriam
  • Diversity Recruitment Highlights
  • Events
  • Minority Faculty Association Launches
  • New Student Group Forms
Spring 2020

Winter 2019 - 2020

In This Issue:
  • Vice Dean's Message
  • Fall Lyceum Features UCSF Nursing Professor
  • Mentor Mixer Fosters Connection
  • MOLA Latino Health Symposium
  • Pathway to Feinberg: Jannis Brea
  • Student Awards and Recognition
  • Event Highlights
  • Upcoming Events
Winter 2019 - 2020

Summer/Fall 2019

In This Issue:
  • Vice Dean's Message
  • Class of 2019 Residency Matches
  • Class of 2023 Stats
  • Chicago Pride Parade
  • Training the Next Generation of Health Disparity Researchers
  • Event Highlights
  • Upcoming Events
Summer/Fall 2019

Spring 2019

In This Issue:
  • Vice Dean's Message
  • Northwestern Pipeline Programs Inspire the Next Generation of Physicians and Scientists
  • Acknowledging Northwestern University’s Contributions to Minority Health
  • Students, Residents Travel to Support Diversity in Medicine
  • Feinberg Hosts Students from Urban Prep Academy
  • Addressing Racial and Gender Biases in Healthcare
  • 'Disabusing Disability’ at Diversity and Inclusion Lecture
  • Honors and Awards
  • Events
Spring 2019

Winter 2019

In This Issue:
  • Vice Dean's Message
  • Class of 2022 Stats
  • Daniel Hale Williams Society
  • Reducing Implicit Bias in Healthcare
  • Addressing the Lack of Women in Orthopaedic Surgery
  • Research Spotlight
  • Honors and Awards
  • Students in Action
  • Pathway to Medicine: Jonathan Moreira, MD, ’16 GME
  • Events
Winter 2019

Spring 2018

In This Issue:
  • Vice Dean's Message
  • Alternative Spring Break Recap
  • 2018 Conferences Recap
  • Research Spotlight
  • Honors, Awards and Media
  • Student Groups Pass the Baton
  • Inaugural Sustained Dialogue Wrap-Up
  • Pathway to Medicine: June McKoy, MD, '01 GME, MPH, JD, MBA
  • Pathway to Feinberg: Gabriel Heiber, '14 MD
  • Recent Happenings
  • Upcoming Events
Spring 2018

Winter 2018

In This Issue:
  • Vice Dean's Message
  • Year in Review
  • Pathways to Medicine: Lisette Rodriguez-Cabezas, MD
  • Pathways to Feinberg: Mita Goel, MD
  • Alumni Column: Javier Guevara ’12 MD
  • Research Spotlight: Diversity Research Roundup
  • Recent Happenings
Winter 2018

Fall 2017

In This Issue:
  • Vice Dean's Message
  • Director of Diversity and Inclusion Message
  • Sustained Dialogue
  • Alumni Column: William Weber, ’13 MD, ’17 MPH
  • Research Spotlight: Rosalind Ramsey-Goldman, MD
  • Research Spotlight: Minoli Perera, PharmD, PhD
  • Pathway to Medicine: Ike Okwuosa, MD, '13 GME
  • Pathway to Feinberg: Ehimare Akhabue, MD, '17 GME
  • Recent Happenings
  • Upcoming Events
Fall 2017

Summer 2017

In This Issue:
  • Vice Dean’s Message 
  • Guest Column: James P. Harisiades, MPH
  • Guest Column: Aggie McGrane
  • Research Spotlight: Kiarri Kershaw, PhD, MPH
  • Research Spotlight: Namratha Kandula, MD, MPH
  • Pathway to Feinberg: Matthew Pirotte, MD, ’12 GME
  • Recent Happenings
  • Recognitions and Accolades
  • Upcoming Events
Summer 2017

Spring 2017

In This Issue:
  • Vice Dean’s Message
  • Guest Column: Melanie Rak,'96 MD 
  • Alumni Column: Carla Hightower, '87 MD, '91 GME, 02 MBA 
  • Research Spotlight: Sheehan D. Fisher, PhD
  • Pathway to Medicine: Melanie Rak, '96 MD 
  • Pathway to Feinberg: Elizabeth Groothuis, MD, '14 GME 
  • New Promotional Videos
  • Recent Happenings
  • New Student Organization: Chicago Graduate/Professional Students of Color Association 
  • Engaging Mentorship 
  • Upcoming Events
Spring 2017

Winter 2017

In This Issue:
  • From the Vice Dean, Diversity and Inclusion
  • A Love Note to Trump Supporters and Non-Trump Supporters
  • Guest Column: Melissa Simon, MD, '06 GME
  • Spotlight: Asian American and South Asian Health
  • Spotlight: African American Mental Health
  • Pathway to Medicine: Namratha Kandula, MD, MPH
  • Pathway to Feinberg: Inger Burnett-Zeigler, '09 PhD
  • Alumni Column: Biftu Mengesha '11 MD, '15 GME
  • Engagement Perspectives
  • Honors and Awards
  • Events and Links
Winter 2017

Fall 2016

In This Issue:
  • Vice Dean’s Message
  • Guest Column: James P. Harisiades, MPH
  • Research Spotlight
  • Pathway to Medicine: Linda Suleiman, MD
  • Pathway to Feinberg: Quentin Youmans, MD
  • Featured Group: Out Network
  • Alumni Column: Juan Bautista, '11 MD
  • Pictorial Year-In-Review
  • Honors and Awards
  • Events and ODI Links
Fall 2016

Summer 2016

In This Issue:
  • Vice Dean’s Message
  • Institute for Sexual and Gender Minority Health and Wellbeing
  • Diversity and Inclusion Glossary
  • Spring Lyceum Series Speaker
  • Honors and Awards: Virginia Bishop MD, MPH, '89 GME, Joe Graves, MD, '16 GME, Lisette Rodriguez-Cabezas, MD
  • Featured Program: Women’s Health Research Institute
  • Pathways to Medicine: Daniela P. Ladner, MD, MPH
  • Pathways to Feinberg: Diane B. Wayne, '91 MD
  • Office of Institute and Diversity Resources
  • Diversity and Inclusion Around Campus
Summer 2016

Winter 2016

In This Issue:
  • Vice Dean’s Message
  • Meet Jabbar Bennett Associate Provost of Diversity and Inclusion
  • Perspectives on Diversity: MD/PhD Student Warren Alexander McGee on Religious Diversity
  • Diversity & Inclusion Glossary
  • Research on the Forefront
  • Pathways to Medicine: Eric G. Neilson, MD
  • Pathways to Feinberg: Seok-Jo Kim, PhD
  • Featured Student Groups: SNMA and LMSA
  • Featured Programs: Northwestern Medicine Scholars and SQ Scholars
  • Events & Announcements
Winter 2016

Fall 2015

In This Issue:
  • Vice Dean’s Message
  • Class of 2019
  • Diversity & Inclusion Glossary
  • Recently Funded Health Disparities Research
  • Research on the Forefront
  • Pathways to Medicine: John Franklin, MD
  • Pathways to Feinberg: Anita Munoz
  • Featured Student Group: Asian Pacific American Medical Student Association
  • Featured Program: Camp Wildcat
  • Events & Announcements
Fall 2015