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, Cardiology Division

Bryan Batch

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

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Fatima Syed, MD
Vice Chief, General Internal Medicine Division 

Sonya Patel Nguyen

Sonya Patel-Nguyen, MD
Vice Chief, Hospitalist Medicine Division 

Yoon Hei Kim

Yoon Hie Kim, MD
Vice Chief, Geriatrics Division 

Phuong Linh Doan

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

Strouse

 John Strouse, MD, PhD
 Vice Chief, Hematology Division 

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

Daniel George

Daniel George, MD
Vice Chief, Medical Oncology Division 

Hall

Gentzon Hall, MD, PhD
Vice Chief, Nephrology Division 

Karen Joost

Karen Jooste, MD, MPH
Vice Chief, Palliative Care Division 

Isaretta Riley

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

Sophia Weinmann

Sophia Weinmann, MD
Vice Chief, Rheumatology Division