Our Team

IDEA Advisory Council

Chaired by the Associate Dean for Equity and Inclusion, the IDEA Advisory Council oversees the development and progress of the IDEA activities on campus.

IDEA Champions Committee Members

IDEA Champions Committee Members are ambassadors from departments to advance inclusive excellence initiatives and participate in the development and implementation of IDEA activities.

UF Health Diversity Council

Members of the UF Health Diversity Council work hand-in-hand to cultivate a culture of inclusive excellence where all identities, experiences and differences are valued and respected.

Executive Summary

Inclusion, Diversity, Equity, and Access (IDEA)’s Mission is to cultivate a culture of Inclusive Excellence and a safe environment, where all individuals, experiences and differences are valued and respected.

One UF

Chief Diversity Officer

The University of Florida named Antonio Farias as its first Chief Diversity Officer (CDO) and Senior Advisor to the UF President Dr. W. Kent Fuchs in July 2018.

Operating Instructions

Our vision is to empower ourselves to do our best work and be our best selves, and our operating instructions guide us in that direction.

Statements & Action Plan

University leaders issued statements condemning Anti-Black racism and violence toward African Americans.

Mission, Vision, and Strategic Plan

Mission and Vision

We strive to cultivate a culture of inclusive excellence and to be the most welcoming health care asset in the region.

Strategic Plan

Inclusion, diversity and equity do not occur along with excellence, but it is integral to the excellence and success of the University of Florida Health Science Center – Jacksonville’s mission.