Women’s Leadership Advisory Council

The Women’s Leadership 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.

Megan Bair-Merritt, MD, MSCE
Council Chair


Jamie Beer | Anesthesiology Hee-Young Park | BUSM
Emelia Benjamin | Faculty Development Catherine Rich | GIM
Xuejing Chen | Ophthalmology Frederick Ruberg | Cardiology
Gertha Dabady | GIM Jeffrey Schneider | BMC
Larry Dunham | GSDM Kate Smyth-Hammond | BUMG
Elizabeth King | Surgery Manju Subramanian | Ophthalmology
Christina Lam | Dermatology Lauren Tracy | Otolaryngology
Aviva Lee-Parritz | BUMG Bob Vinci | Pediatrics
Michelle Long | Gastroenterology