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MEDCoE Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion (DEI) Center

The Center’s Foundational Mission

The MEDCoE DEI Center serves as the principal special staff proponent created to help conceptualize MEDCoE’s People First Strategy; helping equip leaders and connecting Soldiers, Civilians, and family members with vital resources to more effectively combat corrosive behavioral trends that are detrimental to organizational readiness, resilience, and morale/welfare.

DoD Safe Helpline
Domestic Violence Hotline
Military Crisis Line
Suicide Prevention Lifeline
  • Equal Opportunity

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    The Equal Opportunity (EO) Program formulates, directs, and sustains a comprehensive effort to maximize human potential to ensure fair treatment for military personnel, family members, and DA Civilians without regard to race, color, sex (to include gender identity), religion, national origin, or sexual orientation, and provide an environment free of unlawful discrimination and offensive behavior.

  • SHARP

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    The SHARP Program's mission is to reduce with an aim toward eliminating sexual assault and sexual harassment within the Army through cultural change, prevention, intervention, investigation, accountability, advocacy/response, assessment, and training to sustain the All-Volunteer Force.

  • Life Connection

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    Fostering a culture of readiness, resiliency, and trust through building connections and focusing on personal and relational health aimed at suicide prevention and self-care.

  • Diversity Videos

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    #ServeTogether is an enduring diversity outreach video series documenting testimonies of Soldiers, Family Members and DoD Civilians throughout MEDCoE that aims to highlight the impactful stories of our uniquely diverse population.

  • Events / Educational Material

    For those with CAC access, click here to navigate to the training/resource library and event calendar.

  • Contact Us

    MEDCoE Diversity, Equity, & Inclusion (DEI) Center
    3250 Koehler Rd., BLDG 1350, Room 0110
    Fort Sam Houston, TX 78234-5093

    210-221-5254

    usarmy.jbsa.medical-coe.list.dei-center@mail.mil

Leadership

cpt chad beach

CPT Chad Beach

Director, MEDCoE Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion (DEI) Center

Mr. Curtis L. Warren, Jr.

Mr. Curtis L. Warren, Jr.

MEDCoE SHARP Program Manager

CH LTC Valeria R. Van Dress

CH (LTC) Valeria R. Van Dress

MEDCoE Command Chaplain

MSG Jachen A. Smith

MSG Jachen A. Smith

MEDCoE Equal Opportunity Advisor (EOA)