Office of Multicultural Affairs

About Us

The Office of Multicultural Affairs works to increase the school's sensitivity to minority concerns and issues in medical education and practice. The OMCA works with all racial/ethnic minorities, including the those minorities historically underrepresented minorities in the field of medicine. The Office is headed by the Assistant Dean for Multicultural Affairs, and a full-time Director.


Diversity at YSM

The Yale School of Medicine has made a strong commitment to training underrepresented minority physicians and scientists. 


For Applicants

Information for applicants of diverse backgrounds regarding the Admissions & Financial Aid Process and the Yale System.


Student Testimonials

Student reflections on a variety of aspects of the minority experience at the Yale School of Medicine.

Associate Dean

Forrester Lee, MD

Professor of Medicine (Cardiology)

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