Dr. Joyce Sackey


Joyce A. Sackey, M.D., FACP, Chief Equity, Diversity and Inclusion Officer and Associate Dean at Stanford Medicine, is one of the nation’s foremost experts in diversity, equity and inclusion.

Dr. Sackey currently serves as Stanford Medicine’s first chief equity, diversity and inclusion officer. Prior to joining Stanford Medicine, Dr. Sackey served for nearly 14 years at Tufts University, where she held roles as the dean for multicultural affairs and global health at the school of medicine. She also served as the associate provost and chief diversity officer for Tufts University’s health sciences schools. 

Prior to joining Tufts University, Dr. Sackey was assistant professor of medicine and associate director and advisor for the William Augustus Hinton Society at Harvard Medical School. She also was internal medicine attending, and served as supervisor for medical residents at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center. In addition, Dr. Sackey was a Senior Rabkin fellow at the Shapiro Institute for Education and Research at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center and Harvard Medical School.