Underrepresented in Medicine (URM)

Mission Statement

The URM Housestaff Committee is comprised of residents and fellows of the Medical College of Wisconsin Affiliated Hospitals, trainees and others interested in promoting diversity. The Committee assists in recruitment of underrepresented minorities to MCWAH residency programs. It provides socializing and networking opportunities among peers and enhances career development. It also encourages involvement in the larger community.

Black History Month 2014

Contact Information of MCWAH URM Committee Members

For information on the MCWAH URM program please contact Dr. Senait Tesfai-Barker (Chairperson) at stesfaibarker@mcw.edu.

MCWAH Diversity Links of Interest

  • The Holiday Folk Fair International is an awesome event to explore other cultures.
  • Office of Student Affairs/Diversity - the Medical College is committed to the recruitment, admission and graduation of talented students from diverse backgrounds. The Office of Student Affairs/Diversity provides support services to enhance students' academic learning. Among the services provided are academic counseling, test taking strategies, and other services to help students manage all aspects of their student life.
  • Office of Public Affairs - The Medical College of Wisconsin's Office of Public Affairs creates and enhances understanding, appreciation, recognition and support for the Medical College and its programs by communicating through the news media, corporate publications, its Web site and special programs. Contact Public Affairs.

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