The Executive Leadership Summit - Speakers

Dr. Marc A. Nivet
Dr. Marc A. Nivet

Dr. Marc A. Nivet

Chief Diversity Officer
Association of American Medical Colleges
Washington, D.C.

Dr. Marc A. Nivet is the Chief Diversity Officer for the Association of American Medical Colleges, where he provides strategic vision and programmatic leadership on issues surrounding community engagement, diversity, and health equity at universities, medical schools and teaching hospitals across the United States and Canada. Dr. Nivet has spent over 20 years in academic medicine developing creative program initiatives and innovative approaches to the mission of excellence in research, education and patient care.

Prior to joining the AAMC, Dr. Nivet served as the Chief Operating Officer and Treasurer for the Josiah Macy, Jr. Foundation, which fosters innovation in health professional education that aligns workforce training with the dynamic needs of patients. He also served as a special assistant to the Senior Vice President for Health at New York University, and held management positions with the Sallie Mae Fund, and the Associated Medical Schools of New York. He began his career in medical education in student affairs at the New York College of Osteopathic Medicine. Dr. Nivet earned his Doctorate in Higher Education Management from the University Of Pennsylvania and his Masters of Business Administration degree with a focus on health care management from George Washington University's School of Business.

Dr. Nivet is a fellow of the New York Academy of Medicine, and a former president of the National Association of Medical Minority Educators. He currently serves the academic medicine communities on a variety of boards and commissions, including the National Institute of Health National Advisory General Medical Sciences Council (NIGMS), Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) Bureau of Health Professions National Advisory Council on Nurse Education and Practice, the Center for Disease Control (CDC) Medical College Roundtable and is an advisor to the Educational Testing Service (ETS) Policy Evaluation and Research Council. He is a trustee of both the Arnold P. Gold Foundation and the Massachusetts General Hospital (MGH) Institute of the Health Professions.