DEI Resources & Initiatives

Resources and Initiatives
Get involved, stay engaged, be the change.

The UCSF Office of Diversity and Outreach (ODO) has an extensive website with reports, programs, initiatives, training, coming events, and much more. We encourage you to visit the ODO site for current events and a complete listing of resources.


For Neurology Faculty: Visit the Faculty Wiki to read our Diversity Action Plan.


  • Differences Matter: A multi-year initiative to develop and sustain a culture of equity and inclusion at UCSF. This initiative is now entering its second 5-year phase to accelerate the achievement of equity and inclusion across the medical profession.
  • Advancing Excellence in Faculty Recruitment and Leadership: Find Best Practices documents for search committee members and other information about recruiting and retaining diverse scholars.
  • Anti-Racism Initiative: We are working to create a healthy, safe, and welcoming climate for employees and learners at UCSF. Pillars of this initiative include equity in decision making, patient care, and research, along with diversity in leadership and a commitment to the Bay Area. 
  • Committee on the Status of Women: Examining the issues regarding the status of women at UCSF and analyzing existing policies, procedures, and /or programs that affect those issues.