David Scott, Director of Diversity and Inclusion at Roswell Park was recognized by the Educational Opportunity Center (EOC) at the University at Buffalo. He received the “Friend of the EOC” award, which is presented to an individual or organization that has demonstrated keen understanding and outstanding support of the mission of the Buffalo EOC, the UB student body and the community that the EOC serves.
Scott was honored for a long history of commitment to ensuring that minority students reach their potential and for his tireless efforts in obtaining clinical equipment for students. His work with the Instructional Services Unit exemplifies his commitment to the mission of the Buffalo EOC.
The University at Buffalo EOC added that Scott’s work has resulted in the significant increase of hiring African American and Hispanic workers in clinical and professional positions at Roswell Park.
Deborah Pettibone, Public Information Specialist