Office of Diversity and Inclusion
238%
Increase in Minority Graduate Students
(2016)
742
Faculty Members are Female
23%
Of Incoming Class Members are International Students
105
Faculty Members are from Minority Groups
Rache M. Simmons, M.D.
  • Associate Dean, Office of Diversity and Inclusion
  • Anne K. and Edwin C. Weiskopf Professor of Surgical Oncology
"We view diversity as a platform for developing creative solutions to challenging healthcare problems."
Faculty Spotlight: Joy Howell, MD

Joy Dean Howell, MD was recently appointed Vice Chair of Diversity in the Department of Pediatrics. She is  an Associate Professor of Clinical Pediatrics at Weill Cornell Medicine and Associate Attending Pediatrician at the NewYork-Presbyterian Komansky Children's Hospital at the NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital/Weill Cornell Medical Center. In her new role, she will be overseeing the department’s diversity initiatives for pipeline programs, students, and faculty. Congratulations Dr. Howell!

Current Students

Weill Cornell Medicine offers a myriad of educational pathways to its diverse student body. Discover and apply to our vast array of medical, residency and graduate programs available now.

"The essence of Weill Cornell Medicine is community "
Raul Martinez-McFaline
Raul Martinez-McFaline
Tri-Institutional M.D./Ph.D. Student, WCM Student Overseer