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.
Rache M. Simmons, M.D.
Rache M. Simmons, M.D.
  • Associate Dean of Faculty Diversity
  • Professor of Surgery
  • Anne K. and Edwin C. Weiskopf Professor of Surgical Oncology
"We view diversity as a platform for developing creative solutions to challenging healthcare problems."
Linnie Golightly
Linnie Golightly
Linnie M. Golightly, M.D.
  • Associate Dean, Diversity and Inclusion
  • Associate Professor of Clinical Medicine, Microbiology & Immunology
"We strive to ensure an inclusive community where our many distinct voices can be expressed and heard, a community in which all can thrive in the pursuit of educational, clinical and scientific medical excellence."
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Raul Martinez-McFaline
Raul Martinez-McFaline
Tri-Institutional M.D./Ph.D. Student, WCM Student Overseer