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As an academic medical center located in the heart of Richmond, Virginia, our training programs are built on our commitment to diversity, innovation and improving the health and wellbeing of our community. By engaging with those around us, our students and trainees learn to thrive in their careers while making a real difference in the lives of others.

Commitment to Diversity

The VCU School of Medicine is committed to an ongoing process of inclusion with special attention to characteristics such as gender, age, religion, disabilities, sexual orientation, socioeconomic status, race, ethnicity and geographic region.

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Message from the Dean

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Message from the Dean

Our School of Medicine faculty and staff are committed to serving, educating, mentoring and healing. It was gratifying to see this dedication recognized at a university level during last week’s 50th annual service recognition celebration reception, which commemorates faculty and staff reaching milestones in 5-year increments.

Congratulations to our presidential award winners

Our Commitment to Diversity

Diversity is absolutely essential at a research university, just as it is in life. It is an indispensable part of the learning process. It shapes what we learn and how we learn it, how we solve problems, how we interact with one another, and how we think about ourselves and each other.