Diversity and Inclusion Teaching and Learning Resources
The Patient Voice series promotes individuals from various communities sharing their patient stories and suggestions on how to improve health care access and quality.
Inclusive Teaching & Learning in the Classroom involves intentionally creating an equitable classroom environment that actively engages all students in meaningful and relevant learning, values the contributions of students’ diverse backgrounds, and acknowledges systemic and institutional challenges.
Resources for faculty, staff, and students on Healthcare for transgender individuals. Topics will cover LGBT+ health for medical providers with an emphasis on transgender, non-gender binary, and intersexed patients.
Trans Health Presentation
In September 2020 the University's Transgender Health program presented to the College of Health. Some of the topics include:
- terminology and what terms to use
- talking to patients about sex and gender identity
- inclusivity of all, but focused on individuals that are transgender or gender-nonbinary
- addressing general health as well as health issues particular to the transgender community
Watch the presentation below:
Student Life Resources
We at the College of Health (COH) have complied a list of resources at the University of Utah (U of U). for the community. We have included the organization, services they provide, and contact information.
This list is not exhaustive. If you or someone you know is in need of assistance, please contact us or one of the resources we've listed to get you the assistance you need.
If there are any additional resources you would like to add to the list please contact us email@example.com.
Covid-19 Online Support Services and Resources
University of Utah COVID-19 Central @TheU
The university has created a central location to find information, precautions, and guidelines for students, faculty, and staff regarding COVID-19. Specific information regarding travel advisories, research, and the Asia campus can also be found on this page.
Campus COVID-19 hotline 801-213-2874
Health Care Covid-19 hotline 801-587-0712
COVID-19 Resources for Social Workers and Therapists
Social Work Career has created a resource page to help Social Workers and Therapists work through COVID-19. Here you will find articles, podcasts, and training about practicing in this difficult time and referrals for patients and clients.
Graduate and Postdoctoral Studies COVID-19 Resources
Resources and information specific to current and prospective graduate and post doctoral students. Travel, current COVID level regarding research, stipends and tution, deferral of graduation, electronic from submission and support, are among the resources offered here.
University of Utah COVID-19 Facebook Page
Follow this Facebook page and find the latest information and resources from the University's Office for Equity, Diversity, & Inclusion. Visitors will find training, health sciences resources, campus commuting, dinining, and housing, and campus buildings and services.
Professional and Academic Resources
Career & Professional Development Center (CPDC)
The CPDC offers career coaching for university students and Alumni. Whether you're trying to explore a career, find a new job, or need help with professional documents like a resume and cover letter the CPDC is here to help. Hours are M - F, 8am to 5pm.
Schedule a video or phone appointment
Get personalized feedback by emailing your resume to firstname.lastname@example.org
Log-on to Handshake to find jobs and internships
The Writing Center is a free resource to help all university students beceome more confident writers by providing individual consultations with peer tutors. The Writing Center is closed in between semesters and during university holidays, Fall Break, and Spring Break, students can still get free writing support via eTutoring.
If you have any trouble logging in, or if you have questions about eTutoring, contact Anne McMurtrey at email@example.com
Basic Needs and Services
SNAP (Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program a.k.a Foodstamps)
Many students don't know they are eligible for SNAP. This is a brief video about what SNAP is and how to apply.
Similarly, many students don't know they are eligible for Medicaid. This is a brief video about what Medicaid is and how to apply.
University Counseling Center
Provides developmental, preventive and therapeutic services and programs that promote the intellectual, emotional, cultural, and social development of University of Utah students.
Hours: Monday-Friday 8am - 5pm
Feed U Pantry
Provides non-perishable, nourishing food for our students, their families, faculty and staff.
Located in the basement of the University of Utah Student Union.
Designed to provide community members with a full range of options to help solve the crisis in the best setting possible.
This line is for Salt Lake County residents who are not in crisis, but seeking support, engagement, or encouragement.
Student Health Center
Providing quality healthcare to students, spouses, and their dependents.
Student Housing & Residential
Creating an inclusive and safe living environment.
Student Jobs & Career Services
Charged with educating students and alumni in the discovery and realization of meaningful careers.
Questions in regards to application or admittance into the University of Utah, transfer credit, etc.
Office of the Registrar
Grading, enrolling, Change of Graduate Classification, Leave of Absence, etc.
International Student & Scholar Services Office
Last semester, Leave of Absence, vita status, etc.
Office of Scholarships & Financial Aid
Find resources to help with paying for college.
Tuition bill information.
Applying for graduation, statement of degree completions, etc.
Transcript & Verification Division Office
Transcripts, degree letters after the degrees have been posted, etc.
The Graduate School
Dr. Araceli Frias, Assistant Dean for Diversity, firstname.lastname@example.org, 801-581-6233
Diane Cotsonas, International Teaching Assistant Program, email@example.com, 801-585-6659
Kelly Harward, Thesis Editor, firstname.lastname@example.org, 801-581-7643
Trista Emmer, Assistant Thesis Editor, email@example.com, 801-581-8893
Michelle Turner, Assistant Thesis Editor, firstname.lastname@example.org, 801-581-5076