TIME’S UP Healthcare

Meet our Founding Members in Health Care


Our founding members are dedicated to creating a health care industry that is diverse and equitable. Together, we’re striving to make health care safe, fair, and dignified for patients and providers alike.

Carol A. Bernstein, MD
Professor and Vice Chair for Faculty Development and Wellbeing; Departments of Psychiatry and Obstetrics and Gynecology; Montefiore Medical Center/Albert Einstein College of Medicine

Carolyn Robinowitz, MD
Former Dean, Georgetown University School of Medicine

Christina L. Cervieri, MD
Orthopaedic Surgeon, Sports Medicine, Capitol Orthopaedics

Connie Newman, MD
Adjunct Professor of Medicine, NYU and Immediate Past President, American Medical Women’s Association

Dara Kass, MD
Assistant Clinical Professor of Emergency Medicine Columbia University

Dayna Jaynstein, MSPAS PA-C
Assistant Director, Red Rocks Community College Physician Assistant Program

Diane Sosne, RN, MN
Vice President, SEIU

Dina Dent, DNP RN CCRN
Assistant Vice President of Nursing, Our Lady of the Lake Regional Medical Center

Eliza Lo Chin, MD MPH
Executive Director of the American Medical Women’s Association

Esther K. Choo, MD MPH
Associate Professor, Emergency Medicine, Oregon Health & Science University

Jacquetta Melvin, MPH PA-C
Clinical Instructor in the Department of OB/ GYN at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill School of Medicine

Jenny Beck-Esmay, MD
Assistant Professor in the Department of Emergency Medicine, Mount Sinai St. Luke’s – Mount Sinai West

Jane van Dis, MD
OB Hospitalist and Medical Director, Maven Clinic

Jillian Wise, PhD
Research Fellow, Massachusetts General Hospital

Karie E. Stewart, MSN, MPH
Certified Nurse Midwife

Katherine M. Sharkey, MD PhD
Assistant Dean for Women in Medicine and Science, Warren Alpert School of Medicine, Brown University

Kelly C. Motadel, MD MPH
Chief Medical Officer and general pediatrician at Vista Community Clinic

Laura Stadum, JD
Title IX Coordinator and Director of the Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Department at Oregon Health and Science University.

Laurie P. Cooke, RPh PGDip CAE
President and CEO for the Healthcare Businesswomen’s Association

Mary Sun, BSE, BA
Medical Student, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, TIME’S UP Healthcare Intern

Megan Coylewright, MD MPH
Assistant Professor, Dartmouth Institute for Health Policy and Clinical Practice

Michaela West, MD PhD
Adjunct Professor of Surgery at the University of Minnesota

Monique Hedmann, MPH
Medical Student, Oregon Health and Science University

Nancy D. Spector, MD
Professor, Pediatrics and Associate Dean, Faculty Development, Drexel University College of Medicine, Executive Director of ELAM

October Mohr (they/them)
Master in Divinity Candidate, Yale Divinity School

Olivia Giles, DNP
Chief Nurse, Acute Care, Overton Brooks VA Medical Center (OBVAMC)

Resa E. Lewiss, MD
Professor, Emergency Medicine, Thomas Jefferson University Hospital.

Reshma Jagsi, MD, DPhil
Professor and Deputy Chair, Department of Radiation Oncology, University of Michigan

Rhonda Graves Acholonu, MD
Vice Chair for Education, Department of Pediatrics, Children’s Hospital at Montefiore, Albert Einstein College of Medicine

Sarah Newhall, BA
Medical Student, Oregon Health and Science University, TIME’S UP Healthcare Intern

Sharonne N. Hayes, MD
Professor of Cardiovascular Medicine and the Director of Diversity and Inclusion at Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minnesota

Tiffany Love, PhD FACHE
Regional Chief Nursing Officer for Coastal Healthcare Alliance