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Racial Health Equity Virtual Conference Series

The Jacksonville Nonprofit Hospital Partnership, a coalition of local health care organizations, has developed a racial health equity conference series in an effort to enhance awareness and understanding on factors that negatively impact the delivery of health care for members of racial and ethnic minorities.  In light of recent national…

IDEA in the News

The most recent issue of Open Lines, UF Health Jacksonville’s employee newsletter, is now available online. The issue focuses on the work being done to further promote and support diversity and inclusion efforts and ways to get involved. In…

Listening and Learning Sessions on Cultural and Injustice For Us

During late June and early July 2020, the UF Health Diversity Council and UF Health Science Center’s Inclusion, Diversity, Equity and Access Advisory Council invited staff, faculty and residents to attend one of 15 listening and learning sessions on cultural and social injustice.

White Coats for Black Lives

Image Gallery On Friday, June 5, UF Health Jacksonville physicians knelt in silence with other area health care providers and community residents in Jacksonville Memorial Park as part of the #WhiteCoatsforBlackLives initiative, in remembrance of George Floyd and countless others to show that we care for every life, without discrimination.

Important message from CEO and Dean, Dr. Leon Haley Jr.

On May 31, 2020, all employees received this important and timely communication from UF Health Jacksonville CEO and Dean of the UF College of Medicine – Jacksonville, Leon L. Haley, Jr., M.D. June 4 marks UF Health Jacksonville’s official 150th anniversary, an incredible milestone that unfortunately has taken…

Achieving Safety, Equity & Dignity: Time’s Up in Healthcare

Image Gallery The event was hosted by the UF College of Medicine – Jacksonville Division of Cardiology and the UF Health Women’s Cardiovascular Program in collaboration with the Dean’s Office for Inclusion and Equity and the UF Health Jacksonville Diversity Council. The event featured guest speaker…