Our Commitment

Mission and Vision

The mission of the Office of Student Diversity (OSD) at Weill Cornell Medicine (WCM) is to:

  • Promote the recruitment and retention of a talented and diverse medical and graduate student body, particularly from populations underrepresented in science (URiS) and medicine (URiM)
  • Ensure that all students inclusive of gender, sexual, racial, ethnic, cultural, political, and religious identity and background, have a genuine sense of belonging in the Weill Cornell Medicine community
  • Help students achieve their highest potential for scholarly excellence and career advancement
  • Engage and support community service and outreach both in medicine and science to underserved communities
Contact

Office of Student Diversity

445 East 69th Street, Room 110

New York, NY  10021

Fax: 212-746-8211

studentdiversity@med.cornell.edu

                                                                                                                                                                       

Joy D. Howell, M.D., FAAP, FCCM

Assistant Dean for Diversity and Student Life

Vice Chair for Diversity in Pediatrics

Professor of Clinical Pediatrics 

Tel: 212-746-1064 

Email: jdh2002@med.cornell.edu

   

Chantel Gooding

Diversity Coordinator

Tel: 212-746-1064

Email: chg2026@med.cornell.edu                                                                                                                                                                     

                                                                                                                                                                        
Sahira Torres, M.S.

Coordinator, Office of Community Service

Tel: 212-746-3390

Email: sjt2003@med.cornell.edu

Office of Diversity and Inclusion 1300 York Avenue New York, NY 10065