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June is nationally recognized as Pride Month. This month's purpose is to recognize the impact that lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender individuals have had on history locally, nationally, and internationally. The Northwestern Department of Pathology is committed to fostering an environment where all are welcome as who they are. 

Department of Pathology Statement on Pride Month


From the Desk of Dr. Carla L. Ellis - Director of Wellness, Diversity, and Inclusion 

Happy Pride Month!

The Northwestern University Department of Pathology always recognizes and supports our LGBTQ+ community, and we do so even more enthusiastically during the month of June when we and the nation celebrate Pride!   

"I started residency during Pride last year and felt so welcomed with all of the LGBTQ+ flags throughout the hospital."
-Lacey Durham, PGY1 and DEI committee member

We also work continually on our internal policies to ensure that our colleagues and employees are treated equitably and respectfully in their work environment.  Some of our action items in this regard include:



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