Our Diversity and Inclusion Team
Dr. Gyongyi Szabo is Chief Academic Officer of Beth Israel Lahey Health and Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, where she oversees BIDMC's robust research and teaching programs and identifies and supports a broad range of basic, translational and clinical research priorities. With a demonstrated passion and commitment to diversity, equity and inclusion, Dr. Szabo also serves as Interim Director of BIDMC's Office for Diversity, Inclusion and Career Advancement (ODICA).
A native of Trinidad and Tobago, Dr. Ölveczky was named the inaugural Officer of Inclusion for the Department of Internal Medicine at BIDMC in 2018. In this role, she is working to create faculty development sessions about unconscious bias and health justice. She is also Chair of the Harvard Medical School Academy's Cross Cultural Interest Group.
Kelly Anastasio joined ODICA in 2017 as Administrative Assistant and provides support for its staff and programs. She also supports the Office for Academic Careers and Faculty Development, the BIDMC Academy, and the Rabkin Fellowship, all housed under the Carl J. Shapiro Institute for Education and Research.