We lead with inclusion and inspiration

Creating a place where ideas and individuals can thrive 

Our leadership is committed to fostering an environment that celebrates the unique backgrounds, contributions, and opinions of each individual.

See the 2021 Reflection Report

Executive Governing Group

Purpose Statement

To enhance communication and connectivity among the senior leadership of the David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA. Approaching the work at hand with a collaborative lens we strive to build and maintain an inclusive, mission-driven culture by mapping our decisions, actions, and interactions to a shared framework.

Our Executive Leadership Team

Steve Dubinett, MD, Interim Dean, DGSOM

Steve Dubinett, MD

Interim Dean, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, Vice Chancellor for the Clinical & Translational Science Institute

Clarence Braddock, Vice Dean for Education

Clarence Braddock III, MD, MPH, MACP

Executive Vice Dean and Vice Dean for Education, Interim Director, Global Health Program, Professor

Paul Boutros, Ph.D., M.B.A.

Paul Boutros, PhD, MBA

Interim Vice Dean for Research, David Geffen School of Medicine, Professor

Joaquín (Quim) Madrenas, MD, PhD

Joaquín (Quim) Madrenas, MD, PhD

Vice Dean for Faculty, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA

Dave McIntosh, PhD

Dave McIntosh, PhD

Vice Dean for Justice, Equity, Diversity and Inclusion (JEDI)

Emilie Marcus Headshot

Emilie Marcus, PhD

Senior Associate Dean for Strategy

Anja Paardekooper, Drs

Anja Paardekooper, Drs

Senior Associate Dean, Finance and Administration

"Watching your teamwork and collaboration has deepened my conviction that our community, one that has transformed health and healthcare for 70 years, will continue doing so throughout the next 70 years and after."

Steve Dubinett, Interim Dean, DGSOM