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2018-2019 Cohort

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John Hollier, M.D., B.S.

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Department: Pediatrics-Gastroenterology, Hepatology & Nutrition

Interest: Pediatric functional abdominal pain disorders, implementation science, and technology in medicine

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Faith Ihekweazu, M.D.

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Department: Pediatrics-Gastroenterology

Interests: General pediatric gastroenterology with a primary focus on inflammatory bowel diseases

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Keila Lopez, M.D.

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Department: Pediatrics-Cardiology

Interest: Reducing health disparities in congenital heart disease populations

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John Saunders, M.D.

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Department: Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences

Interests: Community psychiatry and education

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Rosa Schmidt, M.D.

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Department: Medicine-General Medicine

Interests: Burnout among internal medicine residents

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Iberia Sosa, M.D., Ph.D.

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Department: Medicine-Hematology & Oncology

Interests: Thrombosis, with a specific emphasis in biomarkers of platelet activation

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Elizabeth Tran, M.D.

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Department: Family and Community Medicine

Interests: Exploring gender and ethnic differences in provider use of electronic health records in patient care

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Sade Udoetuk, M.D.

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Department: Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences

Interests: Mental health diagnosis and treatment in black women and girls

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2017-2018 Cohort

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Joanna Fields Gilmore, M.D., MPH, MS

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Department: Family and Community Medicine

Interest: Early Detection and Intervention of Colorectal Cancer Among African American Patients

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Kristin Jones, M.D.

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Department: Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences

Interest: Racial Bias and Prejudice in Mental Health Care Experienced by African-Americans

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Michelle Jones, M.D.

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Department: Obstetrics and Gynecology

Interest: The Effects of Centering Model on Adolescent Pregnancy Outcomes

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Rojelio Mejia, M.D.

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Department: Pediatrics (Tropical Medicine)

Interest: Using Modern Molecular Assays to Determine the Impact of Intestinal Parasites on Different Populations

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Elisha Peterson, M.D.

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Department: Anesthesiology

Interest: Racial Disparities in the Management of Pain of Children with Appendicitis

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Gustavo Rivero, M.D.

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Department: Medicine (Hematology & Oncology)

Interest: Investigating Mechanisms associated with Disparate Clinical Outcomes among Myelodysplastic Patients Belonging to Diverse Ethnic Groups

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Betty Del Rio Rodriguez, M.D., MPH

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Department: Pediatrics (Academic General)

Interest: Development of a Culturally Sensitive Parenting Curriculum for Pediatric Residents in Primary Care

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Felicia Skelton, M.D.

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Department: Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation

Interest: Effective Approaches to Diagnosis and Management of Genitourinary Complications in the Spinal Cord Injury Population

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Steven Starks, M.D.

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Department: Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences

Interest: Social Determinants that Influence the Disparate Risk Factors and Rates of Alzheimer’s Disease in African Americans