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Roseman University of Health Sciences

Undergraduate School

Mailing Address
11 Sunset Way
Henderson, Nevada 89014
(702) 990-4433
School Information
Founded in 1999, Roseman University of Health Sciences is a private, non-profit institution of higher learning with campuses in Henderson, and Summerlin (Las Vegas) Nev. and South Jordan, Utah. The university is comprised of the College of Medicine (in development to offer a Doctor of Medicine); College of Dental Medicine, offering an Advanced Education in Orthodontics and Dentofacial Orthopedics/MBA residency and Doctor of Dental Medicine; College of Pharmacy, offering a Doctor of Pharmacy and Professional Continuing Education; College of Nursing, offering a Bachelor of Science in Nursing and Accelerated Bachelor of Science in Nursing; and an MBA program. Roseman’s advanced research endeavors include cancer, diabetes and obesity, Alzheimer’s and Parkinson’s diseases, adult stem cell and regenerative medicine, and cardiovascular disease. The university is regionally accredited by the Northwest Commission on Colleges and Universities and is an equal opportunity institution.
General Information
Roseman University of Health Sciences has posted various literature advocating diversity, equity, and inclusion. Its Diversity and Inclusion Advisory Council is tasked with carrying out five objectives, including more diversity in its faculty and student body, more advocacy for diversity through programs, and more “equity” in the workplace. Its new “Genesis” program focuses on developing physicians dedicated to DEI and cultural awareness. Oversight of these programs and initiatives is provided by its new senior executive dean for diversity, equity, and inclusion. There is no evidence Roseman requires critical race theory-related training for its students or faculty.

Actions Taken

Curriculum Changes and Requirements
  • Roseman established a program called "Genesis" to provide care to "underserved communities." Roseman is committed to "training physicians who are socially accountable." "Roseman graduates will have high-level clinical skills matched with a robust understanding of how ethical considerations, diversity and inclusion, as well as how social, economic, and environmental factors impact health outcomes."
  • Roseman provides a website dedicated to "Diversity, Equity and Inclusion" with "The overall goal [being] to ensure we have a diverse, inclusive and equitable environment in which students, faculty and staff realize a sense of belonging."
  • Roseman established the "Diversity and Inclusion Advisory Council" to work toward five objectives. These objectives include advocating the benefits of diversity, achieving an "awareness of equitable workplace and educational policies and processes," "supporting efforts to recruit and retain a diverse student body and a diverse faculty and staff," and "designing university-wide programs, events, and initiatives to increase awareness, inspire action, and support a culture of diversity..."
  • In 2020, Roseman named Cheryl Brewster to be "senior executive dean for diversity, equity, and inclusion."
Last updated September 11th, 2022
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