Diversity, Equity, Inclusion and Justice

Mission Statement

Striving toward equity, equality, diversity and inclusion, we commit:
  • To disseminate knowledge to extinguish healthcare disparities
  • To promote respectful rigorous inquiry and cultural humility
  • To cultivate a growth mindset
  • To raise awareness
By creating alliances with others and utilizing the power and minds of the many to educate ALL.

Resource Links

  • Diversity and Inclusion Educational Aids


  • Anti Racist Asian American Statement – April 7, 2021
  • Support of Association of American Medical Colleges Statement – November 13, 2020
  • SEA Statement on Recent Events – June 12, 2020


Tracey Straker, MD, MS, MPH, CBA

Tracey Straker, MD, MS, MPH, CBA

Herodotos Ellinas, MD, FAAP, FACP

Herodotos Ellinas, MD, FAAP, FACP
Chair Designee


  1. Odinakachukwu Ehie, MD
  2. Josephine M. Hernandez, MD
  3. Jennifer Lau, MD
  4. Tomás A. Lazo, MD
  5. Bryan P. Mahoney, MD
  6. Isabel F. Pesola, MD
  7. Allison Swets
  8. Marie Angele Theard, MD