Fairness Engagement

Fairness Engagement

By Bridgette Wagner Jones

Anita Fernander Joins UNM Faculty of Drugs as Govt Variety Officer

Fairness EngagementAnita Fernander, PhD, has joined The College of New Mexico Faculty of Drugs as govt variety officer.

She assumed the position stuffed on an interim foundation by John Paul “JP” Sánchez, MD, govt affiliate vice chancellor within the UNM Well being Sciences Workplace of Variety, Fairness & Inclusion and professor of Emergency Drugs.

Fernander will be part of the Faculty of Drugs’s newly expanded DEI crew, which additionally consists of Kathleen Lopez Reyes, MD, Assistant Dean for DEI, Veronica L. Plaza, MD, Language Fairness Initiatives director, and Curriculum Improvement co-directors Jessica Goodkind, PhD, (undergraduate medical schooling) and Anthony Fleg, MD, (well being professions and analysis schooling).

“I’m grateful and excited to welcome Dr. Fernander because the Faculty of Drugs continues to construct and strengthen its efforts in variety, fairness and inclusion, particularly in diversifying the resident, fellow, school and senior administrative workforces and in championing language fairness,” Sánchez stated.

Fernander most lately served the Charles E Schmidt School of Drugs at Florida Atlantic College as chief Justice, Fairness, Variety & Inclusion officer and interim chair and professor within the Division of Inhabitants Well being and Social Sciences.  

Previous to her work at Florida Atlantic, she held key variety roles on the College of Kentucky School of Drugs, the place she was a founding school member within the Heart for Well being Fairness Transformation. Fernander obtained the Inaugural Excellence in Variety School award (2021) and the Inaugural Variety Champion Award (2018).

Her work has included community-based transformational interventions in addition to trainings to extend foundational information and talent constructing to deal with variety and well being fairness. She has employed sturdy alliances with communities in addition to chairs to take care of a catalog of actions associated to DEI.

Fairness EngagementAnita Fernander, PhD, has joined The College of New Mexico Faculty of Drugs as govt variety officer.

She assumed the position stuffed on an interim foundation by John Paul “JP” Sánchez, MD, govt affiliate vice chancellor within the UNM Well being Sciences Workplace of Variety, Fairness & Inclusion and professor of Emergency Drugs.

Fernander will be part of the Faculty of Drugs’s newly expanded DEI crew, which additionally consists of Kathleen Lopez Reyes, MD, Assistant Dean for DEI, Veronica L. Plaza, MD, Language Fairness Initiatives director, and Curriculum Improvement co-directors Jessica Goodkind, PhD, (undergraduate medical schooling) and Anthony Fleg, MD, (well being professions and analysis schooling).

“I’m grateful and excited to welcome Dr. Fernander because the Faculty of Drugs continues to construct and strengthen its efforts in variety, fairness and inclusion, particularly in diversifying the resident, fellow, school and senior administrative workforces and in championing language fairness,” Sánchez stated.

Fernander most lately served the Charles E Schmidt School of Drugs at Florida Atlantic College as chief Justice, Fairness, Variety & Inclusion officer and interim chair and professor within the Division of Inhabitants Well being and Social Sciences.  

Previous to her work at Florida Atlantic, she held key variety roles on the College of Kentucky School of Drugs, the place she was a founding school member within the Heart for Well being Fairness Transformation. Fernander obtained the Inaugural Excellence in Variety School award (2021) and the Inaugural Variety Champion Award (2018).

Her work has included community-based transformational interventions in addition to trainings to extend foundational information and talent constructing to deal with variety and well being fairness. She has employed sturdy alliances with communities in addition to chairs to take care of a catalog of actions associated to DEI.

Bridgette Wagner Jones

Classes:
Group Engagement, Variety, Schooling, Faculty of Drugs, Prime Tales