Clinical Diversity Liaisons

Who are the Clinical Diversity Liaisons? The Clinical Diversity Liaisons are appointed by School of Medicine Clinical Department Chairs to serve as departmental representatives that liaise between the Chairs, members of their specific department, and the Office of Faculty Development and Diversity to assist with faculty concerns, ideas and the advancement of excellence at Stanford School of Medicine.

Please contact us if you have questions or need more information about our programs.

Appointed Liaisons

Felipe De Jesus Perez

Clinical Assistant Professor Anesthesiology

Pedro Tanaka

Clinical Professor of Anesthesiology

Cardiothoracic Surgery

Jason Irwin

Director of Finance and Administration

José Vilches-Moure

Assistant Professor of Comparative Medicine

Eleni Linos

Professor of Dermatology

Al’ai Alvarez

Clinical Assistant Professor, Emergency Medicine

Caitlin O'Brien

Academic Affairs Manager, Emergency Medicine


Wendy Caceres

Clinical Assistant Professor, Medicine

Tamara Dunn

Clinical Assistant Professor, Medicine

Stephanie Harman

Clinical Associate Professor of Medicine

VJ Periyakoil

Professor of Medicine

Reena Thomas

Clinical Associate Professor of Neurology


Odette Harris

Professor of Neurosurgery

Ylayaly Katherine Bianco

Clinical Associate Professor

Caroline Mendoza-Fisher

Clinical Associate Professor of Ophthalmology

Orthopaedic Surgery

Steven Frick

Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery


Diversity, Justice, and Inclusion Efforts

Jason Irwin

Director of Finance and Administration


Florette (Kim) Gray Hazard

Associate Professor of Pathology

Teri Longacre

Professor of Surgical Pathology

Baraka Floyd

Clinical Assistant Professor, Pediatrics

Carmin Powell

Clinical Assistant Professor of Pediatrics

Eric Sibley

Professor of Pediatric Gastroenterology

Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences

Mentorship Initiative for Diversity and Inclusion (MIDI)

Carolyn Rodriguez

Associate Professor of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences

Mark Buyyounouski

Professor, Radiation Oncology

Heike Daldrup-Link

Professor of Radiology

Sherry Wren

Professor of Surgery

Ekene Enemchukwu

Assistant Professor of Urology

Shahla Haider

Director of Finance and Administration