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 




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