Diversity & Inclusion Initiative
Stanford Radiation Oncology is committed to fostering a diverse community in which all individuals are welcomed, respected, and supported to achieve their full potential.
Our goals are to foster diversity and inclusion in the Department of Radiation Oncology by providing department-level infrastructure for inclusion, and serving as a resource for communication of SOM and SHC policies.
Visiting Professor Lectures
Karen Winkfield, MD, PhD, Executive Director Meharry-Vanderbilt Alliance gave the lecture “Bridging the Cancer Center Mission with Community Engagement” in June 2021, in partnership with the SCI.
Curtiland Deville Jr, MD, Clinical Director, Radiation Oncology, Johns Hopkins gave the lecture “Physician Workforce Diversity in Radiation Oncology: How Can We Do Better?” in November 2020.
Radiation Oncology’s Underrepresented Minority Postdoc Program (applications will open in early 2022)
Stanford Medicine's Diversity Week
October 11-15, 2021: View Event Lineup
Racial Justice Challenge with the Department of Radiology
March 5, 2021 - Groundwork: Defining “racism;” how to talk about race and racism
April 2, 2021 - Race and power in our individual interactions: Microaggressions & Tone Policing
April 30, 2021 - Race in society: Police Brutality, affirmative action, & the school-to-prison pipeline. Where do we go from here?