Gender Equity Advisory Council

The Gender Equity Advisory Council is responsible for leading efforts to build and sustain a thriving, equitable, and inclusive culture that values gender equity and inclusion at all levels of leadership, and for providing clear frameworks, equal opportunities, and support for professional advancement and vitality to BUMG faculty. In carrying out its mission, the council is a core part of a broader effort for inclusiveness across BUMG.

Heather Edwards, MD, FACS, FRCSC   

Council Chair 




Rhoda Alani | Dermatology Laura Lowery | Hem Onco
Tamar Barlam | Infectious Disease Hee-Young Park | BU Chobanian & Avedisian SOM
Jamie Beer | Anesthesiology Catherine Rich | GIM
Emelia Benjamin | Faculty Development Frederick Ruberg | Cardiology
Xuejing Chen | Ophthalmology Jeffrey Schneider | BMC
Gertha Dabady | GIM Kate Smyth-Hammond | EVI
Hollis Day | Geriatrics Manju Subramanian | Ophthalmology
Larry Dunham | GSDM Lauren Tracy | Otolaryngology
Elizabeth King | Surgery A. Sofia Warner | GIM
Christina Lam | Dermatology Kelly Wulff | Cardiology
Aviva Lee-Parritz | BUMG