September 5, 2023—Paola Lepe-Chowdhury, MD, has been selected as the 2023-2024 STFM Board of Directors Resident Representative. Dr Lepe-Chowdhury is in her second year of Residency at Stanford Health Care-Sponsored Stanford University Program. She replaces T. Austin Witt, MD, from the Duke University Family Medicine Residency Program.
As a first-generation Latina to pursue a career in medicine, Dr Lepe-Chowdhury dedicates herself to healing with intention. Her commitment to medicine is rooted in social justice and understanding the social determinants that affect the health outcomes of marginalized communities. Please join us in welcoming Dr Lepe-Chowdhury to the 2023-2024 STFM Board of Directors.