The VCU Division for Health Sciences Diversity oversees the VCU Health Sciences Pipeline, which is comprised of our faculty and staff, program partners and most importantly our students, the Pipeline alumni. Together we are breaking health science education barriers, fostering student success and diversifying the health care workforce.
The mission of VCU's Division for Health Sciences Diversity is to diversify the health care workforce through pipeline programs and initiatives.
We are committed to assisting underrepresented minority (URM) students (i.e., racial/ethnic minorities, low socioeconomic status, first-generation, rural, medically under-served communities, etc.) in their interest to pursue careers related to the health sciences.
By offering a vast array of Pipeline programs, we intend to:
The Division for Health Sciences Diversity is strategically positioned within the Office of the Vice President for Health Sciences on the VCU Health Campus.
Interested in joining our team? Visit our employment page to see where you can shine.
Division for Health Sciences Diversity Data Assistant Wyjean Bennett [View Image]
Division for Health Sciences Diversity Director Adrien DeLoach [View Image]
Division for Health Sciences Diversity Marketing and Program Coordinator Ray Allan [View Image]
marketing and program coordinator
Division for Health Sciences Diversity Office Manager Brandon Herbin [View Image]
Division for Health Sciences Diversity Health Sciences Academy Director Seth Leibowitz [View Image]
Seth Leibowitz, Ed.D
program director, Health Sciences Academy
Assistant Director, Lorayah Lenore [View Image]
Division for Health Sciences Diversity High School Program Coordinator Sarah Rubino [View Image]
high school program coordinator
|University partners||Community partners|
|College of Health Professions||Bridging Richmond|
|School of Dentistry||Capital Area Health Education Center|
|School of Medicine||CARITAS|
|School of Nursing||Chesterfield County Public Schools|
|School of Pharmacy||Communities In Schools of Richmond|
|VCU Career Services||Goochland Free Clinic and Family Services|
|VCU Center on Health Disparities||Health Brigade|
|VCU Division of Community Engagement||Henrico County Public Schools|
|VCU Division for Academic Success||Remote Area Medical|
|VCU Residential Life and Housing||Virginia Department of Education|
|VCU Science, Technology, and Society||Virginia Rehabilitation Center for the Blind and Vision Impaired|
|VCU University Academic; Pre-Health Advising|
A wonderful group of students and professionals make up the network of VCU Pipeline alumni, each with a unique and inspiring story of their pursuit of becoming a health professional. Many of our alumni have remained engaged with the VCU Pipeline by volunteering for our programs or sharing their encouraging stories with prospective applicants.