In this episode, Dr. Susana Morales talks about how her deep roots in activism and her family played a pivotal role in her journey. Like our other leaders this season, she provides her perspective in this time, discussing opportunities around diversity and health equity for leaders. Along the way, she also reflects on her early mentors and the mentoring models she developed for her current work and initiatives.
Dr. Susana Morales is the Vice Chair for Diversity for in the Department of Medicine at Weill Cornell Medicine. She is Associate Professor of Clinical Medicine and directs a newly formed diversity center of excellence at Cornell Center for Health Equity, and she also serves as Associate Program Director of Internal Medicine Training Program at Cornell.
TIMESTAMPS: Intro (00:00) | Quote (01:34) | Leadership Journey (02:12) | Diversity, Health Equity & Opportunities (09.41) | Mentorship (13:22) | Accomplishments (22:27) | Self-Care (25:53) | Advice for Younger Self (30:14)| Current Read and Favorite Leadership Book (34:40)
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