Partnering with communities to educate the District of Columbia's next generation of clinicians to provide compassionate and high-quality health care for all.

Priority Areas

Health Professions Training in Health Equity 

Catalyze the integration of innovative, community-based, experiential health equity and social determinates of health curriculum for all health care-related learners in training and practice at GW.

Health Workforce Development

Encourage the growth of a health care workforce equipped to address health equity in Washington, D.C. by promoting interest and opportunities to pursue healthcare careers early in the "pipeline," particularly minority youth and youth living in medically underserved neighborhoods in Washington, D.C.

Community-Based Health Equity Research and Evaluation  

Stimulate interdisciplinary community health quality improvement programs that engage students to provide experiential learning opportunities while generating and disseminating best practices to eliminate health disparities.