A message from Dean Susan Parish

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Hello. In the College of Health Professions, I affirm that 

  • We reject racism in all its forms, from daily microaggressions to police murders and everything in between;
  • We know racism impacts every facet of physical and mental health, and our College will never be effective in improving the health of individuals and communities without addressing racism; and
  • We know enough about the terrible consequences of racism on the health of individuals, families, and communities to take action NOW. We do not need more research evidence, we need more action. 

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More than 60 percent of health care professionals work in fields requiring specialized knowledge at the undergraduate, master's or doctoral level. Their jobs are some of the most in-demand in health care. The VCU College of Health Professions is one of the very best at equipping future health care leaders with the skills they need to build stronger, healthier communities. 

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