Staff Contacts

Lori Williams

Assistant Vice President of Communications
(713) 798-7637


  • Administrative issues
  • Baylor College of Medicine Board of Trustees
  • College leadership
  • Center for Comparative Medicine
  • Health affairs and government relations
  • International programs

Dana Benson

Director of Communications
(713) 798-8267


  • Baylor International Pediatric AIDS Initiative
  • Baylor Licensing Group
  • Baylor Lung Center
  • Center for Professionalism
  • Pediatrics
  • Teen Health Clinic
  • Texas Children's Cancer Center
  • Transition Medicine Clinic

Graciela Gutierrez

Assistant Director of Media Relations and Communications
(713) 798-7841


  • Anesthesiology
  • Baylor St. Luke’s – Joint Venture
  • Cardiology
  • Gastroenterology and Hepatology
  • Neurology
  • Neuroscience
  • Neurosurgery

Dipali Pathak

Assistant Director of Communications - Special Projects
(713) 798-6826


  • Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, National School of Tropical Medicine, School of Allied Health Sciences and School of Medicine
  • Immunology, Allergy and Rheumatology
  • Molecular Virology and Microbiology and Infectious Diseases
  • Nutrition
  • Orthopedic Surgery and Sports Medicine
  • Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
  • Pulmonary, Critical Care and Sleep Medicine
  • Surgery, Plastic Surgery and Surgical Oncology

Allison Husemen

Senior Communications Specialist
(713) 798-7973


  • Center for Cell and Gene Therapy
  • Center for Medical Ethics & Health Policy
  • Dan L Duncan Comprehensive Cancer Center
  • Emergency Medicine
  • Human Genome Sequencing Center
  • Lester and Sue Smith Breast Center
  • Molecular and Human Genetics
  • Radiation Oncology

Jeannette Jimenez

Communications Specialist
(713) 798-4710


  • Baylor alumni programs
  • Center for Space Medicine and National Space and Biomedical Research Institute
  • Dermatology
  • Huffington Center on Aging
  • Obstetrics and Gynecology
  • Ophthalmology
  • Otolaryngology
  • Pathology & Immunology
  • Urology

Additional Resources

For experts in the areas listed below, call our media team at (713) 798-4710.

Baylor Global Initiatives
Diabetes, Endocrinology and Metabolism
Educational Outreach Programs/Center for Educational Outreach
Family and Community Medicine/Baylor Family Medicine
Health Services Research Institute
Internal Medicine
Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences

Ana Rodriguez

Science Writer
(713) 798-4710


  • Alkek Center for Molecular Discovery
  • Analyte Center
  • Biochemistry & Molecular Biology
  • Center for Drug Discovery
  • Center for Translational Research on Inflammatory Diseases
  • Core Laboratories
  • Institute for Clinical and Translational Research
  • Molecular and Cellular Biology
  • Molecular Physiology and Biophysics
  • Stem Cells and Regenerative Medicine

Billy T. Miller

TV News/ Multimedia Manager
(713) 798-7970