Diversity and Inclusion

About the Office

The Office of Diversity and Inclusion is charged with leading and evaluating a collaborative approach that encourages and supports inclusive excellence across the UNLV School of Medicine enterprise.

The UNLV School of Medicine Office of Diversity and Inclusion has five areas of focus:

  1. College pipeline programs
  2. Early talent identification and community outreach
  3. Curriculum and learning
  4. Student affairs and campus life
  5. Recruitment and retention of diverse faculty and staff

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Office of Diversity and Inclusion
Phone: 702-895-1273
Fax: 702-895-0074

Title IX Compliance at UNLV

The Director of the Office of Diversity and Inclusion serves as UNLV School of Medicine’s Title IX liaison. Get detailed information regarding Title IX compliance at UNLV.


Mario Gaspar De Alba, M.D., F.A.A.P.

Associate Dean for Diversity & Inclusion, Associate Professor of Pediatrics
Mail Code: 7407
Phone: 702-895-1528
Fax: 702-895-0074

Benita D. Wolff, M.Ed.

Director of Diversity and Inclusion
Benita D. Wolff
Mail Code: 3070
Phone: 702-895-1273
Fax: 702-895-0074