Years of Diversity Programming
Medical College Faculty Members are Female
International Students Enrolled in PhD Programs
Medical College Faculty Members are URiM
Yazmin Carrasco, PhD
Yazmin Carrasco, PhD
  • Assistant Dean for Diversity and Inclusion
  • Assistant Professor of Education Research, Pharmacology Department
"I look forward to collaborating with WCGS community to bolster an inclusive, and supportive environment for our students, focusing on dismantling systemic barriers to their success"

Despite decades of halting progress, women’s cardiovascular disease diagnosis, treatment and outcomes continue to lag behind men’s, said Dr. C. Noel Bairey Merz, the Irwin and Sheila Allen Chair in Women’s Heart Research in the Smidt Heart Institute at Cedars-Sinai, in her keynote address on April 16 for Weill Cornell Medicine’... Read More

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"At WCM, I use the arts and humanities as a platform for promoting health equity. I’ve been lucky to find fabulous collaborators, mentors, and allies in this work. "
Rachel H. Kowalsky, MD, MPH, FACEP, FAAP
Assistant Professor of Clinical Emergency Medicine & Clinical Pediatrics