Dean's Advisory Council Members

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Andrea Barbieri, MD

Co-Chair, Dean's Advisory Council for LGBTQI+ Affairs

Assistant Professor of Pathology

Co-Chair, Dean's Advisory Council for LGBTQI+ Affairs, Yale Medicine Outlist

Education

MD, Wayne State University, 2009

BA, Case Western Reserve University, 2005

Dr. Andrea Barbieri is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Pathology. She received her undergraduate degree from Case Western Reserve University and went on to receive her MD from Wayne State University School of Medicine in Detroit. She subsequently completed her residency in Pathology and Laboratory Medicine at Yale New-Haven Hospital in 2013. Her research interests include areas in head and neck pathology, gastrointestinal pathology and quality improvement in surgical pathology....

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John Encandela, PhD

Co-Chair, Dean's Advisory Council for LGBTQI+ Affairs

Associate Professor of Psychiatry

Associate Director for Curriculum and Educator Assessment, Teaching & Learning Center (SOM)

Education

PhD, University of Pennsylvania, 1994

MA, West Virginia University, 1981

My contributions to education and research have focused on the organization and delivery of: (1) health-related services for vulnerable populations, and, (2) physician/health-professional training. After having done work in national and international evaluation of HIV/AIDS-related programs and mental health service research, a more recent component of my career has involved the application of my skills in medical education. In this area, most of my work has focused on working with medical...

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Jessica Bod, MD

Instructor

Education

MD, Yale School of Medicine, 2012

Dr. Bod is the Director of Medical Student Education and the Director of the Emergency Medicine Clerkship and Sub-internship.

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Joseph Canarie, MD

Hospital Resident

Education

MD, Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth, 2016

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Rachel Dreyer, PhD

Assistant Professor

Education

PhD, University of Adelaide (Australia), 2013

BS (Honors), University of Adelaide (Australia), 2007

Rachel Dreyer, PhD is an Assistant Professor in the section of Policy and Public Health and the Division of Informatics in Emergency Medicine at Yale University. Her background is in epidemiology and clinical research, with particular expertise in disparities related to women and cardiovascular disease. She obtained a PhD from the University of Adelaide in 2013. Upon attainment of her PhD, she joined the Center for Outcomes Research and Evaluation (CORE) at Yale University as a Postdoctoral...

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Joseph Gallego, MD

Psychiatry Resident

Education

MD, Mayo Medical School, 2016

BA, Arizona State University, 2011

I am a psychiatry resident who is passionate about LGBTQI+ health and medical education. As a medical student at Mayo Clinic School of Medicine, I published a curriculum on the AAMC MedEdPORTAL to teach healthcare professionals how to provide their LGBTQI+ identified patients with the culturally competent, evidence-based care they rightfully deserve. I aspire to continue to teach, develop curricula, and mentor medical students and residents throughout my career.

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Joseph Goulet, PhD

Associate Professor of Emergency Medicine

Education

PhD, Yale University, 2003

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Junjie Guo, PhD

Assistant Professor of Neuroscience

Education

PhD, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, 2011

BA, Peking University, 2006

A native of Guangzhou, China, Junjie Guo received his B.A. in Biology from Peking University (Beijing). He completed his Ph.D. thesis in the Solomon H. Snyder Department of Neuroscience at Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, working with Hongjun Song on neuronal DNA methylation in the adult brain. During his postdoctoral training in David Bartel's laboratory at the Whitehead Institute/MIT,  Guo developed a series of high-throughput computational and experimental methods to investigate...

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Allister Hirschman, PA

Lecturer in Emergency Medicine

Education

PA, Long Island University, 2008

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Stephen Huot, MD, PhD

Professor of Medicine (Nephrology); Associate Dean for Graduate Medical Education (YSM)

Vice Chair, Education and Academic Affairs

Education

MD, Duke University, 1985

PhD, Uniformed Services Univer, 1981

I received my MD degree from Duke University and completed my residency training in Internal Medicne and my fellowship training in Nephrology and Hypertension at Yale new Haven Hospital/Yale School of Medicine.  My patient care is in both the inpatient setting at Yale New Haven Hospital and in the outpatient setting at the Adult Primary Care Center where I oversee a hypertension referral clinic, precept residents, and provide direct patient care.  My entire career has been at Yale where I have...

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The primary contact for the Dean's Advisory Council on LGBTQI+ Affairs is: LGBTQIaffairs@yale.edu.