Leadership

Alexies Samonte, M.D., MBA, FAAP

Alexies Samonte, M.D., MBA, FAAP

Vice President of Sponsoring Institution Diversity, Equity and Inclusion

About

Alexies Samonte, M.D., MBA, FAAP, is the vice president of Sponsoring Institution Diversity, Equity and Inclusion, Faculty and Curriculum Development, and Graduate Medical Education Funding Stewardship. In this leadership role, she works with executives and others in the organization to ensure ongoing and innovative faculty development, substantial accreditation compliance, community benefit tracking, and continuous resident wellness and resiliency.

A longtime pediatrician, she will work to educate faculty, staff and members of the broader community about diversity and inclusion matters such as those promoted by the Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education’s “ACGME Equity Matters” initiative.

A native of the Philippines, Dr. Samonte earned her doctorate degree in medicine and surgery as well as a bachelor’s degree in biology from the University of Santo Tomas, Manila, Philippines. She also earned a master’s degree in business administration from the University of Scranton.