Dean's Messages

"We view diversity as a platform for developing creative solutions to challenging healthcare problems."
Rache M. Simmons, M.D.
  • Associate Dean, Office of Diversity and Inclusion
  • Anne K. and Edwin C. Weiskopf Professor of Surgical Oncology
"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 excellence."
Linnie M. Golightly, M.D.
  • Associate Dean, Office of Diversity and Inclusion
  • Associate Professor of Clinical Medicine, Microbiology & Immunology
"Diversity continues to be a major priority at Weill Cornell Medicine because we recognize that patient care, biomedical discovery, and learning are enriched by the contributions of people with different perspectives, skills, and life experiences. "
Augustine M.K. Choi, MD
  • Stephen and Suzanne Weiss Dean Weill Cornell Medicine
  • Provost for Medical Affairs of Cornell University
Joy D. Howell
"Medical education is a public good and we have a responsibility to cultivate a diverse physician workforce that will deliver outstanding, culturally sensitive care to every segment of our society "
Joy D. Howell, M.D., FAAP, FCCM
  • Assistant Dean, Diversity and Student Life
  • Associate Professor of Clinical Pediatrics

Office of Diversity and Inclusion 1300 York Avenue New York, NY 10065