As a department, we recognize that we have a diverse group of residents, staff and students, and we embrace and value the diversity of all our members.

It is our policy to be inclusive and mindful of this diversity in our departmental policies, programs, spaces, and interactions with others.

As a part of our commitment to developing and sustaining a vibrant community and workplace, we strive to create a positive environment through our declarative inclusivity statement:

We are committed to diversity. It is our policy not to discriminate in employment opportunities or practices on the basis of race, sex, color, national origin, religion, age, disability, veteran status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by law. Furthermore, we will maintain a work environment free from discrimination on the basis of sexual orientation or gender identity.