Equity, Diversity, Inclusion and, Decolonization

EDID-Banner-of-hands 880x300.pngThe Department of Anatomy & Cell Biology (ACB) is committed to upholding fundamental values of equity, diversity, inclusion, and decolonization across its academic mission and cultural landscape. In 2023, the department established the Equity, Diversity, Inclusion, and Decolonization Committee (EDIDC), with a primary focus on fostering an all-encompassing and accessible environment that embraces individuals from diverse backgrounds, including Women, Visible Minorities, Indigenous Peoples, Persons with Disabilities, Individuals with Low Socioeconomic Status, and LGBTQ2S+ Individuals.

Learn More About EDID...


Explore how Anatomy & Cell Biology champions Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion (EDID) within our department. Discover our dedicated committee members, summarized meeting minutes, and ongoing initiatives.


Navigate our comprehensive support hub for Trainees, Faculty, and Staff.


Explore our continuously growing repository of Online Learning, Books, and Other Media to learn about EDID related topics. Including a glossary of Terms, curated by the University with a specific focus on EDID.

Indigenous Initiatives

Visit the Office of Indigenous Initiatives for valuable resources including Westerns Guide to Land Ackowledgments, and "More Than Words", an in depth guide that provides context for giving land acknowledgments at Western University and includes reflection questions to assist in crafting personalized oral land acknowledgments.