Office of Diversity and Inclusion
Years of Diversity Programming
Medical College Faculty Members are Female
International Students Enrolled in PhD Programs
Medical College Faculty Members are from Minority Groups
W. Marcus Lambert, Ph.D.
  • Assistant Dean of Diversity and Student Life
"We work in local and global communities of scholars, with science and medicine as a bridge across national, cultural, political, religious and ethnic identifications."

Marie Claire Leger, M.D., PhD.

Diversity Champion and Clinique Clinical Scholar in Dermatology 

At the recommendation of Dean Augustine M.K. Choi, four members of the Weill Cornell Medicine faculty have been named to endowed positions and scholarships by the Board of Overseers. Endowed professorships are among the most prestigious faculty appointments at Weill Cornell Medicine. The Diversity Champion for the Department of Dermatology, Dr. Marie Claire Leger is among the recipients and has been appointed as the Clinique Clinical Scholar in Dermatology. Dr. Leger is an assistant professor of clinical dermatology. Dr. Leger leads the Department of Dermatology’s recently established unit for the treatment of adverse reactions to tattoos and tattoo removal. Her research focuses on the epidemiology of tattoo complications and the evaluation of new therapies for improving tattoo removal procedures.

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Raul Martinez-McFaline
Raul Martinez-McFaline
Tri-Institutional M.D./Ph.D. Student, WCM Student Overseer