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Baylor College of Medicine reflects a vibrant and diverse community with students, trainees, faculty and staff from all over the world. Below you will find a listing of diversity and inclusion events across the College, as well as information about opportunities available through community organizations, professional associations, and student organizations.

In addition, the Anti-Defamation League Calendar of Observances and NIH Diversity Calendar list a number of religious and cultural observances, celebrations and holidays that occur throughout the year. The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services also provides a list of National Health Observances that raise awareness about important health topics.


Monthly Diversity Observances


February: Black History Month

March: National Women’s History Month and Irish-American History Month

April: Celebrate Diversity Month

May: Asian Pacific American Heritage Month and Jewish American Heritage Month

June: LGBT Pride Month and Carribbean-American Heritage Month

September: National Hispanic Heritage Month

October: LGBT History Month and National Disability Employment Awareness Month

November: National American Indian Heritage Month