Fall 2016 diversity lunches announced

Karen Eley Sanders

Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine's chief diversity officer, Karen Eley Sanders speaks at a Diversity Associate Ceremony.

Faculty, staff, students and community supporters of the Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine are invited to attend the fall 2016 Diversity Development Institute Lunch & Learn Series.

The Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine and Research Institute offers abbreviated versions of the Virginia Tech Diversity Development Institute’s workshops, which are designed to enhance university-wide diversity and inclusion efforts.

Sessions are facilitated by a subject matter experts using curricula grounded in extensive research and practical experiences. After completing 12 hours (6 sessions), participants are eligible for the Diversity Associate Certificate. Some of the courses offered also count as electives toward the Diversity Ally Certificate offered by Virginia Tech’s Diversity Development Institute.

Lunches are open to Virginia Tech Carilion faculty, staff, and students at no charge. Each session meets from 12 to 2 p.m. in room M210. Registration is required. For more information, contact InclusiveVTC@carilionclinic.org.

Click here for a list of the fall 2016 Lunch and Learn speakers.