Diversity Consortium Members

Diversity Consortium Chair:
Gregory Townsend, MD; Associate Dean for Diversity and Inclusion; Associate Professor of Medicine in the Division of Infectious Diseases and International Health

Diversity Consortium Vice Chair:
Janet Cross, PhD; Assistant Dean, Biomedical Sciences Graduate Program; Associate Professor, Pathology

Ex Officio Members:
Randy Canterbury, MD Senior Associate Dean for Education; Professor of Psychiatric Medicine and Internal Medicine
Susan Pollart, MD Senior Associate Dean for Faculty Affairs and Faculty Development; Ruth E. Murdaugh Professor of Family Medicine
Kevin McDonald, JD, PhD Vice President for Diversity, Equity, Inclusion, and Community Partnerships

Diversity Consortium Members:

Nassima Ait-Daoud Tiouririne, MD Associate Professor of Psychiatry and Neurobehavioral Sciences
Laurie Archbald-Pannone, MD Assistant Professor of Medicine
Lois Davis, UVA SNMA President
Diane Farineau  Director of Graduate Medical Education
Martha Getachew, UVA SNMA Executive Member
Myron Gibert, BIMS Graduate Student
Rose Gonzalez, MD Associate Professor of Pediatrics
Joel Hockensmith, PhD Associate Professor of Biochemistry and Molecular Genetics
Susan Kools,PhD, RN, FAAN Director of Inclusion, Diversity & Excellence; UVA School of Nursing
Max Luna, MD Associate Professor of Cardiovascular Medicine
Carol Manning, PhD Professor of Neurology
Allison Martin, MD Chief Resident
Gabrielle Marzani-Nissen, MD Assistant Dean for Admissions; Associate Professor of Psychiatry & Neurobehavioral Sciences
Jennifer Penberthy, PhD Professor of Psychiatry and Neurobehavioral Sciences
Shikha Prasad, MD Pediatrics
Jose Javier Provencio, MD Professor of Neurology
Dana Redick, MD Associate Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology
Preston Reynolds, MD Professor of Medicine
Nina Solenski, MD Associate Professor of Neurology
Souraya Torbey, MD Resident
Michael D. Williams, MD Associate Professor of Surgery; Director of Center for Health Policy
Jeanne Young, MD Assistant Professor of Dermatology

Administrative Staff:
Judy Pointer MEd Administrative Generalist, Office for Diversity and Inclusion
Leah Beard Assistant Director, Office for Diversity and Inclusion
Kristina Dobrovic, Program Coordinator, Summer Medical Leadership Program