May 20 May 20
5:00 PM - 6:30 PM
Thursday Thu

2021 Diversity Awards and Networking Reception with Special Guest Dr. Augustus A. White

Via zoom (The link will be sent 2 days prior to the event.)

Via Zoom (The link will be sent 2 days prior to the event.)

Please join us at this virtual event to celebrate diversity, equity, and inclusion (DEI) at Stanford Medicine, to network and recognize student, trainee, and faculty leaders in the DEI space.

We are honored to be joined by Dr. Augustus White, the first African American graduate from Stanford University School of Medicine, who will present the Augustus White III and Family Faculty Professionalism Award to this year's recipient.

At this DEI awards reception, we will celebrate:

Dr. Augustus A. White III

The Graduate Education Faculty Award for Excellence in Diversity & Inclusion, which recognizes faculty & academic staff who make distinguished contributions towards enhancing diversity, equity & inclusion across Stanford Biosciences.

The Graduate Student Award for Excellence in Societal Citizenship, which recognizes students who make exemplary contributions towards promoting social justice, diversity and inclusion, meaningful participation in civic life, and/or awareness of societal issues that impact our communities.

Dr. Miquell Miller

The inaugural Dr. Miquell Miller Award for Promoting Diversity and Inclusion, awarded to a GME trainee who embodies the passion and commitment to expand diversity & inclusion efforts.

Dr. Fernando Mendoza

The inaugural Dr. Fernando Mendoza Health Equity Research and Opportunity (HERO) Award, granted to a medical student who embodies the passion and commitment to advance health equity through research & community engagement.