The Diversity, Equity, and Anti-Racism (DEAR) Council is a collective body of Tufts University School of Medicine faculty, staff and graduate students who are dedicated to cultivating a diverse and flourishing educational environment.

What We Do

  • Create compositional diversity in students, faculty, and staff
  • Create climate of inclusion, mutual respect, and open dialogue within the department
  • Support the development of culturally competent materials and trainings
  • Advance academic excellence


  • Race & Racism Series
  • Lectures
  • Film/Documentary Screenings
  • Panel Discussions
  • Programming

Get Involved

If you would like to join the DEAR Council, please fill out our online form. You will be contacted with upcoming meeting times and more instructions about getting involved.

Hear from Pam Chan, MBS22, on why she joined DEAR Council.