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Anupam Agarwal, MD, MPH

Senior Vice President for Medicine and Dean, UAB Heersink School of Medicine

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Frank V. Brocato

Mayor, City of Hoover, AL

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Chinara Dosse

Volunteer Vice President, Junior League of Birmingham & Vice President, UAB Black Alumni Network

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Ritu Aneja, PhD

Associate Dean for Research and Innovation, School of Health Professions, University of Alabama at Birmingham

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Nathaniel Brooks, D.Div.

Pastor, Greater St. John MBC, Founder, Change It Foundation, Inc., OCOE Community Advisory Board Member

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Marie-Carmelle Elie, MD, PhD

Chair, Emergency Medicine at UAB

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Tara Bowman, BSW

Program Manager, Office of Community Outreach & Engagement at the O'Neal Comprehensive Cancer Center at the University of Alabama at Birmingham

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Amber Clark-Brown, MD

Medical Director for the Bureaus of Health Provider Standards, Home and Community Services, and the Office of Health Equity and Minority Health

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Ed Fields, MBA, IOM

Senior Advisor and Chief Strategist, City of Birmingham

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Mona Fouad, MD, PhD

Professor of Medicine, Director of the Division of Preventive Medicine, and Senior Associate Dean for Diversity & Inclusion in the Heersink School of Medicine at UAB

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David Hicks, DO, MPH, FAAFP

Jefferson County Health Officer

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T. Charles Fry

Chief Risk Officer, UAB Medicine;
Vice President & Secretary, University of Alabama Health Services Foundation, P.C. 

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Syed Qasim Hussaini, MD, MS

Assistant Professor of Medicine in the Division of Hematology & Oncology at the UAB O'Neal Comprehensive Cancer Center

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Claudia M. Hardy, MPA

Instructor, Medicine - Hematology & Oncology, Director, Community & Research Relations 
Office of Community Outreach & Engagement at the University of Alabama at Birmingham

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Myeisha Hutchinson, BA

Chief of Staff for Birmingham City Council President Darrell O’Quinn & President of MDH Strategies, LLC

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Joshua Joseph, MD, MPH, FAHA

Associate Professor, College of Medicine, The Ohio State University

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Ada Markaki, PhD, RN, PHCNS-BC, FAAN

Professor of Nursing Nursing Family, Community & Health Systems

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Soledad O’Brien

CEO of Soledad O’Brien Productions

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Barry Sleckman, MD, PhD

Director of the O’Neal Comprehensive Cancer Center at University of Alabama at Birmingham

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Joanice Thompson, BS

President at Alabama Communities Together (ACT)

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Andre Lessears, MBA

Chief Diversity & Inclusion Officer, UAB Medicine

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Yamilé Molina, MS, MPH, PhD

Associate Professor, Division of Community Health Sciences, School of Public Health
Associate Director, Community Outreach and Engagement, Cancer Center Associate Director, Community Engaged Research, Mile Square Health Center

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Ijeoma Nnodim Opara MD, FAAP, FAIM

Assistant Professor of Medicine, Wayne State University School of Medicine

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Jasmine D. Souers, BS

President & CEO, The Missing Pink Breast Cancer Alliance

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Ruth-Alma Turkson-Ocran, PhD, MPH, RN, CRNP, FNP-BC, CNE

Instructor of Medicine, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center and Harvard Medical School

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Arletha Lizana, PhD, MPH, MBA

Associate Professor, Department of Family Medicine,; Associate Vice President, Health Innovation and Strategy; Director, Principal Investigator, Innovation Learning Laboratory for Population Health

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Timiya Nolan, PhD, APRN-CNP, ANP-BC, FAAN

Associate Professor; Heersink School of Medicine; Associate Director for Community Outreach & Engagement, O'Neal Comprehensive Cancer Center

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Juny Simpson, BS

Head of Health Equity, Customer Engagement at GENENTECH

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Hayley Thompson, PhD

Associate Center Director, Community Outreach & Engagement; Director, Center for Health Equity & Community Knowledge in Urban Populations

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Angela Williams

OCOE Community Advisory Board Member

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Yaw Amponsah Adoo, DBA, MPH

Assistant Professor & Chair, Department of Business at Morris Brown College

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Randall Woodfin, BS, JD

Mayor, City of Birmingham, AL

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Karen Musgrove PhD, MEd, LPC

UAB Assistant Professor, School of Social Work, Honors College

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