Diversity Leadership

The Department of Medicine diversity leadership teams include these faculty leaders.

Faculty Development and Diversity

Laura Svetkey

Laura Svetkey, MD, MHS
Vice Chair for Faculty Development and Diversity 

Kimberly Dorman
Special Assistant to Dr. Svetkey

Minority Recruitment and Retention Committee

Kimberley Evans

Kimberley Evans, MD
Associate Vice Chair for Faculty Development and Diversity
Chair, Minority Recruitment and Retention Committee 

Julius M. Wilder

Julius Wilder, MD, PhD
Vice Chair, Minority Recruitment and Retention Committee, focusing on Black faculty initiative
Vice Chief of Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion, Gastroenterology 

Ortiz-Melo

David Ortiz-Melo, MD
Vice Chair, Minority Recruitment and Retention Commitee, focusing on Latino faculty Initiative 

Program for Women in Internal Medicine

Daniella Zipkin

Daniella Zipkin, MD
Associate Vice Chair for Faculty Development and Diversity
Chair, Program for Women in Internal Medicine 

Stepping In 4-Respect

John Duronville

John Duronville, MD
Stepping In 4-Respect facilitator 

Civility Champions

Jane Gagliardi

  Jane Gagliardi, MD
  Civility Champion debrief facilitator 

Vice Chiefs for Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion

Larry Jackson

 

 

Larry R. Jackson, MD
Vice Chief, Division of Cardiology

Learn More

 

Bryan Batch

 

 

Bryan Batch, MD
Vice Chief, Division of Endocrinology, Metabolism, and Nutrition
 

Learn More

Julius M. Wilder

 

 

Julius Wilder, MD, PhD
Vice Chief, Division of Gastroenterology 

Learn More

Fatima Syed

 

 

Fatima Syed, MD
Vice Chief, Division General Internal Medicine 
 

Learn More

 

 

 

 

 

Sonya Patel Nguyen

 

 

Sonya Patel-Nguyen, MD
Vice Chief, Hospital Medicine  

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Karen Joost

 

 

Karen Jooste, MD, MPH
Vice Chief, Palliative Care

Yoon Hei Kim

 

 

Yoon Hie Kim, MD
Vice Chief, Division of Geriatrics

Learn More  

Phuong Linh Doan

 

 

Phuong Doan, MD
Vice Chief, Division of Hematologic Malignancies and Cellular Therapy 

Learn More

Strouse

 

 

John Strouse, MD, PhD
Vice Chief, Division of Hematology 

Learn More

okeke

 

 

Lance Okeke, MD, MPH
Vice Chief, Division of Infectious Diseases

Learn More

Daniel George

 

 

Daniel George, MD
Vice Chief, Division of Medical Oncology 

Learn More

Hall

 

 

Gentzon Hall, MD, PhD
Vice Chief, Division of Nephrology 

Learn More

Isaretta Riley

 

 

Isaretta Riley, MD
Vice Chief, Division of Pulmonary, Allergy, and Critical Care Medicine  

Learn More

Sophia Weinmann

 

 

Sophia Weinmann, MD
Vice Chief, Rheumatology and Immunology

Learn More