Dr. Elizabeth Rogers

Dr. Elizabeth Rogers

Founding member and secretary, Minnesota Doctors for Health Equity

Description

An assistant professor of medicine and pediatrics at the University of Minnesota, Dr. Elizabeth Rogers is a health services researcher, general internist, and pediatrician who shares her deep expertise as a founding board member of the nonprofit Minnesota Doctors for Health Equity. Her real-world research focuses on improving health outcomes for patients with multiple chronic conditions who also face social risks. She leads the Minneapolis-based organization with a deep understanding of health disparities in Minnesota and drives change with the lens of equity and social justice; this follows nine years of serving on the board of Doctors for Global Health. In July 2021, she was elected by peers to serve on the U of M medical school office of faculty affairs diversity, equity, and inclusion council.