Diversity, Equity, Inclusion

University of Virginia Collage with Surgery Department Doctors

The Department of Surgery is committed to embracing and promoting a culture of inclusiveness, diversity, and equity. We strive to foster a community where inclusiveness becomes the norm, and where we recognize and value the interdependence of inclusion and excellence in all of our missions. Through respect for the intrinsic worth and dignity of all people, the Department of Surgery will deliver excellent patient care in a professional setting, train future surgical leaders in nationally ranked medical education programs, and conduct cutting-edge research.