Leadership & Staff

Associate Dean

Paloma F. Cariello, MD, MPH

Paloma F Cariello, MD, MPH is an Associate Professor of Infectious Diseases at the University of Utah School of Medicine. She is a clinical educator who graduated from Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro (Brazil) in 2003 and obtained a Master’s Degree in Public Health from University of Massachusetts in 2013. Dr. Cariello’s clin... Read More

Specialties: Infectious Diseases, Solid and Bone Marrow Transplant

Residency: MetroWest Medical Center

Medical School: Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro Medical School

Email: paloma.cariello@hsc.utah.edu

Program Manager/ Outreach Specialist

Donna Eldridge, MSW

Donna Eldridge, MSW

Donna is a member of the Navajo Nation and grew up on the Navajo reservation in Shiprock, New Mexico. In 2012, she earned a Bachelor’s Degree in Social Work from the University of Utah.  In 2013, she received her Master Degree in Social Work from the University of Utah.  Donna is interested in championing social justice issues and advocating for underrepresented populations. As a Program Manager in the Office of Health Equity, DIversity, and Inclusion she works on educational outreach for K-12 students. Her programs are designed to stimulate student learning, create an interest in science, and expose students to medicine and related fields to ultimately create a gateway to higher education.

Email:  donna.eldridge@hsc.utah.edu

Phone:  801-587-3525

Program Manager/ Outreach Specialist

Chris Harris, MBA

Chris Harris, MBA

Chris grew up in Aurora, Colorado. In 2014, he earned a Bachelor of Science Degree in Business Management from Park University and in 2016, received his Master Degree in Business Administration from Webster University. Having grown up in a predominately Latino community Chris is deeply committed to social justice issues and advocating for underrepresented populations. As a Program Manager his time is spent in the community working on and promoting educational outreach programs for K-12 students advocating for and encouraging higher education. His programs are designed to stimulate student learning, create an interest in science, and expose students to medicine and related fields while providing a mentored pathway to higher education.

Email:  chris.harris@hsc.utah.edu

Phone:  801-585-3724

Contact Us

By email: somdiversity@hsc.utah.edu

By phone: 801-587-7672