DCI Team


Philip A. Pizzo, MD

Founding Faculty Director, Stanford Distinguished Careers Institute and David and Susan Heckerman Professor of Pediatrics and of Microbiology and Immunology and Former Dean, Stanford University School of Medicine

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Katherine Connor, MBA

Executive Director

Rebecca Taylor, MBA

Associate Director

Iris Litt, MD, Director of Research

Iris Litt, MD

DCI Research Director

Susan Golden, Sc.D.

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Program and Admissions Team

Tamara Cogan

Tamara Cogan

Admissions Program Manager, Executive Assistant to Philip Pizzo

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Kelly Handal

Finance and Operations Specialist

Dana Guymon

Program Administrator

Dianne Child

Wellness Coordinator

Community Engagement and Outreach Team

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Brittany Carlson

Community Engagement, Research & Analytics Specialist

Kristin Goldthorpe

Communications Manager

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Bonnie Zavon

Outreach and Meeting Planner

Founding Leaders

Kathryn M. Gillam, PhD

Executive Director, Emerita