Diversity and Inclusion Steering Committee

The Office of Diversity & Inclusion works with divisional partners to ensure a diverse and inclusive atmosphere. The Diversity and Inclusion Steering Committee is charged with leading and approving divisional initiatives as they relate to inclusion. The committee is membered by faculty and staff from Pritzker School of Medicine, UChicago Medicine’s Diversity Inclusion and Equity, and colleagues in the basic sciences.

Members

  1. Co-Chair: Iris Romero, MD, Associate Professor of Medicine and Dean, BSD Office of Diversity & Inclusion
  2. Co-Chair: Brenda Battle, Vice President, Urban Health Initiative and Chief Diversity, Inclusion and Equity Office
  3. Anita Blanchard, MD, Professor, OB/GYN and Associate Dean for Graduate Medical Education, Pritzker School of Medicine
  4. Danielle Bodalski, BSD Human Resources
  5. Deb Burnet, MD, Professor of Medicine and Pediatrics, and Section Chief – Chief, General Internal Medicine
  6. Marshall Chin, MD, MPH, Professor, Medicine and Associate Chief and Director of Research, Section of General Internal Medicine
  7. Nathaniel Crump, MD, Associate Professor, OB/GYN
  8. Regina Dixon-Reeves, PhD, Assistant Vice Provost for Diversity & Inclusion, Provost’s office
  9. Bob Hanley, Vice President, Chief Human Resource Officer, UCM
  10. Karen Jackson, Director of Programming, BSD Office of Diversity & Inclusion
  11. Hannah Lawrence, Assistant Dean, Faculty Advancement & Diversity
  12. Dana Levinson, Assistant Dean for Medical Education, Pritzker School of Medicine
  13. Jeff Matthews, MD, Professor and Chair, Surgery
  14. Doriane Miller, MD, Associate Professor, Medicine and Director of Community Health & Vitality
  15. Walter Parish, Director of Multicultural Affairs, Pritzker School of Medicine
  16. Vicky Prince, PhD, Professor, Department of Organismal Biology and Anatomy and Dean & Director, Office of Graduate Affairs
  17. Nancy Schwartz, PhD, Professor, Pediatrics and Dean for Postdoctoral Affairs
  18. Tobias Spears, Director for Diversity Initiatives, BSD Office of Diversity & Inclusion
  19. Monica Vela, MD, Professor of Medicine and Associate Dean for Multicultural Affairs
  20. James Williams, Executive Director of Diversity, Inclusion and Equity, UCM