Joyce A. Sackey, M.D. '85 MED'89

  • Elected 2021 (Alumni Trustee)

  • Palo Alto, CA

Joyce A. Sackey, M.D. FACP is the inaugural Chief Diversity and Inclusion Officer for Stanford Medicine. She assumed the role on September 1, 2022. Dr. Sackey is Clinical Professor of Medicine and Associate Dean within the Stanford University School of Medicine. As Stanford Medicine's CDIO, Sackey reports to Dean Lloyd Minor, and CEOs David Entwistle and Paul King, and will design, develop, and oversee enterprise-wide strategies and efforts to advance inclusive excellence, health equity and justice. In addition, Sackey will support and unify existing diversity, equity, and inclusion efforts underway at the Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford Medicine Children's Health, and Stanford Health Care (including Stanford Health Care Tri-Valley and Stanford Medicine Partners). She will also provide oversight for the implementation of recommendations issued by the Commission on Justice and Equity. 

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  • A.B. Dartmouth College
  • M.D. Dartmouth College

Current Role

Chief Diversity and Inclusion Officer, Associate Dean, Stanford Medicine