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Giving to UC Davis Health System

Giving to UC Davis Health System

Executive Leadership

Julie A. Freischlag

Julie A. Freischlag, M.D.
Vice Chancellor for Human Health Sciences & Dean of the School of Medicine at UC Davis

Freischlag oversees UC Davis Health System’s academic, research and clinical programs, including the School of Medicine, the Betty Irene Moore School of Nursing, the 1,000-member physician practice group, and UC Davis Medical Center, a 619-bed acute-care hospital.

David A. Acosta, M.D.

David A. Acosta, M.D.
Associate Vice Chancellor for Diversity and Inclusion, UC Davis Health System

Acosta leads diversity activities across all health system operations, including the UC Davis School of Medicine, the Betty Irene Moore School of Nursing, UC Davis Medical Center and the physician practice group.

Lars Berglund

Lars Berglund, M.D., Ph.D.
Senior Associate Dean for Research

Berglund oversees all aspects of the School of Medicine research portfolio, with responsibility for strategic planning, space assignments, matching and bridging funds, and representing the school at the institutional and national level.

Colleen E. Clancy

Colleen E. Clancy, Ph.D.
Associate Vice Chancellor, Academic Personnel

Clancy oversees academic recruitment, appointment, onboarding, merit and promotion review, faculty development and mentoring.

Ann Madden Rice

Ann Madden Rice
Chief Executive Officer, UC Davis Medical Center, Sacramento

Madden Rice is a nationally recognized expert in the management of health-care institutions, with experience in both academic and community medical centers.

Tim Maurice

Tim Maurice, M.B.A.
Chief Financial Officer, UC Davis Health System

Maurice is responsible for overall financial operations of the health system.

Thomas S. Nesbitt, M.D., M.P.H.

Thomas S. Nesbitt, M.D., M.P.H.
Associate Vice Chancellor, Strategic Technologies and Alliances, UC Davis Health System

Nesbitt is responsible for advancing the health system’s excellence in clinical outreach and technology-enabled models of care. Nesbitt served as Interim Vice Chancellor for Human Health Sciences and Dean of the School of Medicine at UC Davis from June 2013 – February 2014.

Chong Porter

Chong Porter
Associate Vice Chancellor, Health Sciences Development and Alumni Relations

Porter is responsible for enhancing the culture of philanthropy at UC Davis Health System and expanding the base of donor support through alumni relations and community engagement.

Mark E. Servis

Mark E. Servis, M.D.
Senior Associate Dean for Medical Education

Servis leads the Office of Medical Education and is responsible for all aspects of undergraduate medical education including medical student admissions, student support services such as advising, financial aid and student wellness, and works collaboratively with faculty on medical school curriculum.

David Wisner

David Wisner
Associate Dean for Clinical Affairs, Director of the Practice Management Board

Wisner is responsible for designing the structure, rules, responsibilities, funding needs and physician medical practice goals for UC Davis Health System.

Heather M. Young

Heather M. Young, Ph.D., R.N., F.A.A.N.
Associate Vice Chancellor for Nursing

Young, the founding dean of the Betty Irene Moore School of Nursing at UC Davis, is a nurse leader, educator and scientist and a nationally recognized expert in gerontological nursing and rural health care.