IDEA in the News


The most recent issue of Open Lines, UF Health Jacksonville’s employee newsletter, is now available online. The issue focuses on the work being done to further promote and support diversity and inclusion efforts and ways to get involved.

In this issue, you’ll learn more about the hospital’s Diversity Council, the UF Health Science Center’s Inclusion, Diversity, Equity and Access Advisory Council, or IDEA, employee resource groups and much more. These efforts are spearheaded by Ann-Marie Knight, vice president of Community Engagement and chief diversity officer at UF Health Jacksonville, and Madeline Joseph, MD, associate dean for inclusion and equity at the UF College of Medicine – Jacksonville. 

Visit to read this month’s issue, as well as past issues.