Our Mission & Goals

      Our Mission

      The North Carolina Alliance for Health Professions Diversity is a state-wide organization that serves to empower, enhance and improve diversity of the health professions through strategic and collaborative partnerships.

      Our Goals

      To Improve access to health care

      To Improve access to health care and optimize outcomes for diverse and underserved populations

      To Increase retention

      To Increase retention of health professions students

      To Serve as a central hub

      To serve as a central hub/depository/clearinghouse on pipeline programs to increase underrepresented/diverse populations

      To Improve communication

      To Improve communication and harmonize efforts related to pipeline programs dedicated to serving underserved communities

      To Increase diversity

      To Increase ethnic and cultural diversity in the workplace

      To Increase awareness

      To Increase awareness of the need for a diverse workforce