Radiology Diversity, Equity & Inclusion Program

UC Davis Health Diversity and Inclusion Initiatives

The Department of Radiology believes in the mission of UC Davis Health is reflecting the community in which we work and reflective in the Office for Health Equity, Diversity and Inclusion. All faculty are required to take required diversity training and all leaders are required to have taken Supporting Educational Excellence Diversity (SEED) and Strength through Equity and Academic Diversity (STEAD) training.

DEI/Wellness Lecture Series

We also have a DEI lecture series, with key leaders in diversity speaking on these issues. Dr. Shadi Aminololama-Shakeri, Professor, is dedicated to the department meeting key goals in recruitment, education and community involvement.

Lecture Series Schedule

All events 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM

Tuesday, September 14, 2021

Speaker: Stacy Smith, MD
Brigham & Women’s Hospital, Harvard, Boston

Topic: Radiologist Burnout

Wednesday, November 10, 2021

Speaker: Thomas M. Holland, MD, MS
Rush University - Chicago

Topic: Healthy Aging: The Impact of Diet and Other Lifestyle Factors on Neuroplasticity

Wednesday, January 12, 2022

Speaker: TBD

Topic: TBD

Monday, March 14, 2022

Speaker: Lori Deitte, MD FACR FAUR
Vanderbilt University Medical Center

Topic: Intersectionality of Wellness and Diversity

Wednesday, June 8, 2022

Speaker: TBD

Topic: TBD

The department also provides a clinical diversity, equity, inclusion program with daily, weekly and yearly reminders of historical key figures, momentous times in our history, and holidays and celebrations from all cultures.