Academics & Research

Health Equity & Inclusion About Us

About Us

Associate Vice President for Health Equity & Inclusion

Ana María López, MD, MPH, FACP

Dr. Lopez is Director, Cancer Health Equity at the Huntsman Cancer Institute (HCI) and Professor in the Department of Medicine at the University of Utah School of Medicine. Dr. Lopez is a member of the Cancer Control and Population Sciences Program. Dr. Lopez has cared for patients with all types of cancer since 1996 and specializes in women’s canc... Read More

Research Interests: Breast Cancer, Diversity, Health Disparities, Inclusion, Equity and Diversity, Oncology, Telehealth, Telemedicine

Specialties: Breast Cancer, Oncology

Email: anamaria.lopez@hsc.utah.edu

Phone: 801-585-1934

Administrative Staff

Executive Assistant, Health Equity & Inclusion

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Zeta Tsagaris

Zeta Tsagaris

Manager, Health Equity & Inclusion

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Campus Partners

Mario Alburges

Directory for Diversity Affairs, College of Pharmacy

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Pat Eisenman

Pat Eisenman

Associate Dean, College of Health

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Araceli Frias

Araceli Frias

Araceli Frias

Assistant Dean for Diversity, The Graduate School

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Melanie Hooten

Melanie Hooten

Director, School of Medicine Office of Inclusion & Outreach

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Sandra Marsh

Sandra Marsh

Administrative Manager, DPFM—Public Health

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Lilliam M. Pinzon, DDS, MS, MPH

Section Head, Public Health & Global Health

Research Interests: Cost Effectiveness Analysis, Dental Materials, Global Health, Health Policy, Public Health Dentistry

Email: lilliam.pinzon@hsc.utah.edu

Phone: 801-581-4574

Darin T. Ryujin, MS, PA-C, MPAS

Darin Ryujin, MS, MPAS, PA-C is the Director of Inclusion and Diversity for UPAP.Darin’s responsibilities as the Director of Inclusion and Diversity include: enhancing theprogram and university's commitment to diversity and equity by deconstructingintolerance, prejudice and marginalization, while contributing to the equal access,academic achievemen... Read More

Research Interests: Health Disparities, Inclusion, Equity and Diversity, Multicultural Perspectives

Specialties: General Pulmonary, Physician Assistant, Pulmonary, Sleep Medicine

Email: darin.ryujin@hsc.utah.edu

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Darrah K. Sleeth, PhD, MPH, CIH

Darrah Sleeth, PhD, MPH, CIH is an Associate Professor at the Rocky Mountain Center for Occupational & Environmental Health. She earned a PhD in Industrial Health and an MPH in Industrial Hygiene & Hazardous Substances from the University of Michigan, as well as a BA in Integrative Biology from the University of California, Berkeley. She has also q... Read More

Email: Darrah.Sleeth@hsc.utah.edu

Phone: 801-585-3587

Francine Stirling

Francine Stirling

Academic Program Manager, Eccles Institute of Human Genetics

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Lillian Tom-Orme, PhD, MSPH

Lillian Tom-Orme, Ph.D., MPH, RN, FAAN, is a Research Assistant Professor in the Division of Epidemiology and Adjunct Assistant Professor and Diversity Coordinator for the College of Nursing - University of Utah. Her research interests include health disparity issues, transcultural health, and cancer and diabetes care in Native Americans. She cur... Read More

Email: ltomorme@hrc.utah.edu

Phone: 801-585-5246

Rebecca D. Wilson

Rebecca D. Wilson

Director of IPE
Chair of Outreach & Inclusion, College of Nursing

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