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We work and operate globally

Our global team of staff and Board Members work tirelessly to achieve our goal of gender equality in medicine, each bringing a unique skillset to ensure that we are addressing the biggest challenges faced by women in medicine today.

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A word from our founder

We started Women As One with the pure and simple goal of helping women to succeed. There has been stagnation in the progress of women in medicine, and the profession cannot allow that to continue.

Roxana Mehran, MD
Founding Director & Board Member

Our governance

Our Board of Directors serve as the stewards of our organizational growth and success. A thoughtful, diverse group of accomplished leaders, our Board Members are committed to our mission to promote talent in medicine. View the Bylaws of Women As One here.

Roxana Mehran, MD, Founding Director & Board Member

Marie Claude Morice, MD, Founding Director

Robert Bonow, MD, MS, Board Member

Barbara Casadei, MD, DPHIL, FMEDSCI, Board Member

Azin Parhizgar, PhD, Board Member

Fred Khosravi, Board Member

We founded Women As One because the issues impacting women in medicine are worldwide. We must therefore join as a global community to address them.

Marie Claude Morice, MD
Founding Director

Our staff members

Karoline Bowman
Head of Program Operations

Becky Hill
Project Manager

Heather Mastrogiovanni
Industry Relations Lead

Rebecca Ortega, MHA
Chief Innovation Officer

Erika Squeri
Head of Engagement

Hannah Port
Marketing Manager

Diane Wrightson
Chief Operating Officer

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A word from our Chief Innovation Officer

Every member of our experienced global team contributes to Women As One’s success. Sharp and nimble, we deliver programs that help achieve a more equitable workforce in medicine.

Rebecca Ortega, MHA
Chief Innovation Officer