Executive Team: Office of the Senior Vice President for Health Sciences

Andrew S. Kraft, MD

Associate Vice President for Oncology Programs
Director, University of Arizona Cancer Center

University of Arizona Health Sciences


Yves A. Lussier, MD, FACMI

Associate Vice President for Health Sciences and Chief Knowledge Officer
Executive Director, Center for Biomedical Informatics and Biostatistics
University of Arizona Health Sciences


Francisco A. Moreno, MD

Associate Vice President for Diversity and Inclusion at the University of Arizona Health Sciences


Manon L. O’Connor

Acting Associate Vice President and Chief Development Officer
University of Arizona Health Sciences


Akinlolu O. Ojo, MD, MPH, PhD, MBA

Associate Vice President for Clinical Research and Global Health Initiatives
University of Arizona Health Sciences


Kenneth S. Ramos, MD, PhD, PharmB

Associate Vice President for Precision Health Sciences
Executive Director, Center for Applied Genetics and Genomic Medicine
Professor of Medicine

University of Arizona Health Sciences


Sally Reel, PhD, RN, FNP, BC, FAAN, FAANP

Associate Vice President for Health Sciences Interprofessional Education, Collaboration and Community Engagement
University of Arizona Health Sciences


Jason X.-J. Yuan, MD, PhD

Associate Vice President for Translational Health Sciences
University of Arizona Health Sciences


Anthony 'Tony' DeFrancesco

Assistant Vice President, Operations
University of Arizona Health Sciences


George Humphrey, MA

Assistant Vice President, Office of Public Affairs
University of Arizona Health Sciences


Lauren Zajac

Assistant Vice President, Research Administration
University of Arizona Health Sciences


Elizabeth Calhoun, PhD, MEd

Executive Director of the Center for Population Science and Discovery
University of Arizona Health Sciences


Rick Silva

Executive Director, Biomedical Corporate Alliances
University of Arizona Health Sciences


Lawrence J. Mandarino, PhD

Director, UA Center for Disparities in Diabetes, Obesity and Metabolism
University of Arizona Health Sciences


Roberta Diaz Brinton, PhD

Director, UA Center for Innovation in Brain Science
University of Arizona Health Sciences


David G. Marrero, PhD

Director of the UA Center for Border Health Disparities
University of Arizona Health Sciences


Jorge Gomez, MD, PhD

Associate Director of the UA Center for Border Health Disparities
University of Arizona Health Sciences