University of Vermont

College of Medicine

Diversity & Inclusion at the UVM College of Medicine

Dean's Advisory Committee on Diversity & Inclusion

The Dean's Advisory Committee on Diversity & Inclusion makes recommendations to the Dean in support of creating a diverse and inclusive community and to act as a catalyst and advocate in furthering the college's goal of creating a community of mutual engagement for all identity groups.

The Committee is comprised of members from throughout the College, and its affiliates and will:

  • Research, monitor and report on institutional efforts
  • Identify needs and areas of concern
  • Propose policies and programs
  • Collaborate with campus organizations
  • Monitor effectiveness of policies and initiatives

Co-Chairs, Dean's Advisory Committee on Diversity & Inclusion
Name/Email Title Information
Margaret Tandoh, M.D. Assistant Dean for Diversity & Inclusion
Assistant Professor of Surgery
Tiffany Delaney, MA.Ed. Co-Chair, Dean's Advisory Committee on Diversity & Inclusion
Office of Diversity & Inclusion
2014-2017 Dean's Advisory Committee on Diversity & Inclusion
Name/Email Title Information
Elizabeth Bonney, M.D. Professor of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences Bio
Katia Chavez Medical Student, Class of 2016
Eileen CichoskiKelly, Ph.D. Assistant Research Professor of Family Medicine
Director of Educational Instruction and Scholarship
Director of Teaching and Scholarly Requirement Course
Brian Cote, M.B.A. Senior Associate Dean for Finance & Administration  
Mary Cushman, M.D. Professor of Medicine  
Naomi Fukagawa, M.D., Ph.D. Professor of Medicine
Acting Director, Gerontology Unit
Janice M. Gallant, M.D. Associate Dean for Admissions
Associate Professor of Radiology
Diane Jaworski, PhD. Professor of Neurological Sciences
Debra Leonard, M.D./Ph.D. Chair, Department of Pathology
Professor Pathology
Andy Jones Medical Student, Class of 2015
Roxana del Rio-Guerra,Ph.D. Research Facility Manager
Lee Rosen, Ph.D. Clinical Assistant Professor of Psychology
Syed "Samin" Shehab Medical Student, Class of 2017
Paula Tracy, Ph.D. Professor of Biochemistry
Director of Foundations and Pre-clinical Assessment
Director of VIC Nutrition, Metabolism and Gastrointestinal Systems Course

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