The following resources are provided to assist students, trainees, staff and faculty from around Baylor College of Medicine to learn more about matters related to diversity and inclusion.
Title IX and Gender Discrimination
Baylor is committed to providing a safe and supportive environment for all community members, guests and visitors. We believe that all individuals have the right to be free from all forms of sex and gender-based discrimination, which includes sexual harassment, acts of sexual violence, domestic violence, dating violence and stalking.
Professional Associations and Student Groups
There are several local chapters and national professional organizations focused on specific diversity and inclusion issues and underrepresented in medicine and science populations. View a listing of these groups.
Baylor College of Medicine is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges to award masters and doctorate degrees. In addition, many of Baylor’s education programs and schools undergo regular review by the accrediting bodies or licensing and certification entities. Accreditation authorities including the Liaison Committee on Medical Education (LCME), the Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education (ACGME), and Accreditation Review Commission on Education for the Physician Assistant (ACR-PA) have established core standards and rules related to diversity and inclusion at health science institutions.
Baylor College of Medicine Integrity Hotline
Baylor College of Medicine has established a confidential and anonymous reporting mechanism for reporting known or suspected improper activity or wrongdoing. Reports can be made via the toll free number (855) 764-7292 or electronically via the internet. Baylor College of Medicine prohibits retaliation for reporting known or suspected improper activity or wrongdoing.