Lactation Rooms – There are currently 53 lactation spaces across the WUSM campus. Each of the locations provides a private space where nursing mothers are welcome to pump. Rooms are equipped with appropriate signage, a comfortable chair, a small table and an electrical outlet. Some rooms have refrigerators, sinks, pumps and microwaves. Lactation Room Map (pdf)
Diversity and Inclusion
- Anti Bias
The Implicit Association Test (IAT) was developed at Harvard, and measures attitudes and beliefs that people may be unwilling or unable to report. The IAT may be especially interesting if it shows that you have an implicit attitude that you did not know about. For example, you may believe that women and men should be equally associated with science, but your automatic associations could show that you (like many others) associate men with science more than you associate women with science.Take the test by clicking here: https://implicit.harvard.edu/implicit/education.htmlVideos regarding unconscious bias:
- OUTmed resources
- Healthy People 2020 Health Disparities Widget from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services Office of Minority Health:
Religion & Faith
- 18-month Interfaith Calendar for 2017-18
- The Danforth Interfaith Chapel is located on the first floor of the Cancer Research Building and is available for all faith group denominations. Troy Woytek from the Catholic Student Center has office hours on Mondays from 11:30am – 2:00pm and on Wednesdays from 11:30am – 12:00pm and 12:30 – 2:00pm. A.J. Bennett from the Association of Christian Truth Seekers has office hours on Mondays from 5:30-7:00pm and on Wednesdays from 2:00-4:30pm. For more information on religious life at Washington University, please visit the Religous Life page.
Women in science and medicine
Request a Scientist — 500 Women Scientists – Pledges to build an inclusive scientific community dedicated to training a more diverse group of future leaders in science.
Clinician Well-Being Knowledge Hub – Sharing Knowledge to Combat Clinician Burnout