The following are members of the Health Disparities Advisory Board:

Chair: Virginia Caine
Director, Marion County Public Health Department
Indianapolis

Ahmad Al-Hader, M.D.
Assistant Professor of Clinical Medicine
IU Health Physicians Hematology/Oncology
Indianapolis

Jane Ambro
Cancer Prevention Specialist
IU Health Cancer Centers
Indianapolis

Erika Biederman, B.S.N., R.N.
Predoctoral Fellow
IU School of Nursing
Indianapolis

Rishika Chauhan
Director, Indiana Cancer Consortium
Indianapolis

Vina Diaz
Director, Latino Health Organization
Indianapolis

Fred Duncan, M.A.
Executive Director, Little Red Door Cancer Agency
Indianapolis

Tony Gillespie
Director of Public Policy & Engagement, Indiana Minority Health Coalition
Indianapolis

Margarita Hart
Director, Esperanza Ministries
Indianapolis

Lisa Hayes
Director, Women’s Health Initiative, Gennesaret Free Clinic Inc.
Indianapolis

Antoniette Holt, MPH
Director, Office of Minority Health – Indiana State Department of Health
Indianapolis

Matthew Johnson, M.D.
Gary J. Becker Professor of Radiology Research
Department of Radiology and Imaging Services
IU School of Medicine
Indianapolis

T.J. Krasun
Senior Manager, Hospital Systems, American Cancer Society Inc.
Indianapolis

Jackie Morales
Vice President of Communications and Public Affairs
The Morales Group
Indianapolis

Eric Richards 
President & CEO, Cancer Support Community of Central Indiana
Indianapolis

Stephanie Sanders
CEO, Mozel Sanders Foundation Inc.
Indianapolis                  

Ex-officio (IU Simon Cancer Center)                                                                              

  • Patrick Loehrer, M.D., Director, IU Simon Cancer Center
  • Clint Cary, M.D., Co-director, Office of Community Outreach and Engagement
  • Sarah Wiehe, M.D., Co-director, Office of Community Outreach and Engagement
  • Lisa Carter-Harris, Ph.D.
  • Vicky Champion, Ph.D.
  • Jordan Holmes, M.D., M.P.H.
  • Samilia Obeng-Gyasi, M.D., M.P.H.
  • Susan Rawl, Ph.D.
  • Alvaro Menendez, M.D.
  • Rivienne Shedd-Steele