Proof of Weill Cornell Medicine’s commitment to include our diverse community.
"I appreciate that Weill Cornell Medicine fosters the expectation that diversity, equity, and inclusion should be everyone’s responsibility, not just those negatively affected. "
— Jess Zonana, MD , Medical Director, Faculty Sponsor of the Weill Cornell Medicine Wellness Qlinic and Assistant Professor of Clinical Psychiatry
"I am inspired and driven by these simple words uttered by Shirley Chisolm "" We must reject not only the stereotypes that others have of us but also those that we have of ourselves." "
— Erica Phillips, MD, MS, Associate Professor of Clinical Medicine, Associate Director of Community Outreach and Engagement for the Sandra and Edward Meyer Cancer Center, Co-Associate Director of Community Engagement, Cornell Center for Health Equity
"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
"Weill Cornell Medicine has given us the space to explore diversity and inclusion by allowing us to have those difficult conversations in a positive space. "
— Jane Torres-Lavoro, MPH, Manager of Special Projects and Educational Programs, Department of Emergency Medicine