Judy Young, MPH, is the associate director of the National Center of Excellence (CoE) in Women’s Health, where she works tirelessly on both the individual and institutional levels to promote a diverse workforce, enhance the culture of inclusion, and improve the equity of opportunity for all at UCSF. Young has been at UCSF for 11 years and currently oversees the daily operations of the CoE, including community education and leadership development programs. She has increasingly extended her efforts beyond this job to create a more diverse, inclusive and equitable culture at UCSF and in UCSF’s relationship with outside communities.
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This article excerpt was written by Kate Vidinsky and originally published by UCSF.