Florida Alliance




The Florida Alliance is an organization that develops partnerships among higher education institutions in Florida to increase diversity in the health professions. In response to recommendations from the Institute of Medicineís Ensuring Diversity in the Health-care Workforce and the Louis Sullivan Commissionís Missing Persons: Minorities in the Health Professions, representatives from 15 universities and a variety of health disciplines are working to explore the formation of the Florida Alliance, Universities identified thus far that have expressed an interest in the Florida Alliance include Barry University, Bethune-Cookman University, Florida A&M University, Florida Atlantic University, Florida Gulf Coast University, Florida International University, Florida Memorial University, Florida State University, Nova Southeastern, University of Central Florida, University of Florida, University of Miami, University of North Florida, University of South Florida and the University of West Florida. The Florida Alliance is working closely with the Virginia-Nebraska Alliance that was established in 2004.


Florida Alliance, 2010 Levy Avenue, Suite 288
Tallahassee, Florida 32310
Telephone: (850) 644-2835
Fax: (850) 645-8109
iyoungclark@fsu.edu