Racial/Ethnic Minority Resources

RACIAL-ETHNIC

Resource

Description

Eligibility

Information

Donna M. Parker Associate Dean for Diversity & Health Equity UF COM Students;

House staff;

Faculty; Staff

parkerd@ufl.edu
UF Multicultural & Diversity Affairs UF Multicultural & Diversity Affairs is a department within the Division of Student Affairs. It provides a wide range of services, educational opportunities, learning, support, outreach, activities and engagement for students. UF Students;

House staff;

Faculty; Staff

https://multicultural.ufl.edu/about/mission-vision-values/
Office of Graduate Diversity Initiatives The Office of Graduate Diversity Initiatives (OGDI) is a function of the Graduate School dedicated to recruitment and retention of underrepresented graduate students Grad Students http://graduateschool.ufl.edu/about-us/offices/division-of-graduate-student-affairs-dgsa/graduate-diversity-initiatives-ogdi/
Information for Diversity Students Info on fellowships, scholarships, and involvement Grad Students https://biomed.med.ufl.edu/students/information-for-minority-students/
Student National Medical Association This organization is geared towards increasing diversity at the college of medicine as well as meeting the needs of minority students, all College of Medicine students are welcome to join. UF COM Students https://mcc.med.ufl.edu/organizations/snma/
Muslim Medical Students Association The Muslim Medical Students Association will provide a system of spiritual support, social activity, fellowship, and advocacy for Muslim students and non-Muslim students with an interest in Islam UF COM Students https://mcc.med.ufl.edu/organizations/mmsa/
Jewish Medical Student Association Our mission is to educate medical students of all religions and cultures on how to work with Jews of all denominations in a variety of medical situations. In addition, we want to provide opportunities for medical students to participate in Jewish holidays and traditions in a social atmosphere. UF COM Students https://mcc.med.ufl.edu/organizations/maimonides/
Latino Medical Student Association Our mission is to educate medical students of all religions and cultures on how to work with Jews of all denominations in a variety of medical situations. In addition, we want to provide opportunities for medical students to participate in Jewish holidays and traditions in a social atmosphere. UF COM Students https://mcc.med.ufl.edu/organizations/hamsa/
Immigrant Health & Advocacy Interest Group The mission of the Immigrant Health & Advocacy Interest group is to create awareness of the unique challenges that a diverse population of immigrant and migrant families face and learn how as future providers, we can provide culturally and linguistically effective health care UF COM Students https://mcc.med.ufl.edu/organizations/ihaig-immigrant-health-and-advocacy-interest-group/
Asian Pacific American Medical Student Association The purpose of the Asian Pacific Americans Medical Students Association is to represent the Asian Pacific Americans within the health care community at University of Florida, to serve as a resource for information and a forum for discussion for issues relevant to Asian Pacific Americans in the field of medicine, to foster a sense of community within the student body and between students and faculty, and to promote community service opportunities for medical students. UF COM Students https://mcc.med.ufl.edu/organizations/apamsa/
PMAP – Peer Mentoring Academic Program Through peer-lead academic support, the goal of the Peer Mentoring Academic Program (PMAP) is to ease the transition to medical school.  We are a bunch of medical students at the University of Florida College of Medicine committed to helping other medical students with this new thrilling, exciting, and overwhelming academic environment. Med Students Tené Sablo Redman, M.D.
PMAP Founder Email.

tsablo@ufl.eduWebsite. https://osa.med.ufl.edu/tutoring/pmap/

* Regarding fees:  no= free services available; ($)= discounted services available; $=services require a fee (insurance may be accepted)