Office of Inclusion and Health Equity

Our individual differences are a strength that encourages culturally sensitive care and equal opportunity for all employees. We are committed to our values of inclusion and equity as cornerstones of effective care for all members of our community.

Vanderbilt Links


News & Events

Health equity for all children goal of new office
Children's Hospital lauded for efforts to eliminate disparities in health care

Churchwell named to oversee VUSM diversity efforts

Our Mission
To enhance current inclusion and equity efforts to help ensure that the Department of Pediatrics and Monroe Carell Jr. Children's Hospital at Vanderbilt are able to effectively meet the needs of its diverse population served and workforce through the incorporation of cultural competency and awareness of the organizational, systemic, and clinical levels.

Arie L. Nettles, Ph.D.

Manager, Nursing Special Projects
Ken Myers, RN, MSN, NE-BC