Dr. Will Ross to lead Community Partnerships for The School of Medicine

Dr. Will Ross has expanded his role at Washington University School of Medicine as associate dean for Diversity Programs to include also serving as principal officer for Community Partnerships. Dr. Ross is also professor of Medicine in the Division of Nephrology.

“The position of principal officer for Community Partnerships offers a unique opportunity to coordinate and strengthen community-based initiatives that improve health, particularly in our under-resourced communities,” Dr. Ross told The American.

“We will focus on some of the intractable health issues in our community, such as high infant mortality rates, along with racial disparities in cancer, diabetes, and behavioral health.”

Originally Published in The St. Louis American »