Dr. Angela Diaz

Professor of Pediatrics and Director, Mount Sinai Adolescent Health Center

Angela Diaz

An internationally recognized leader in healthcare, Dr. Angela Diaz is devoted to helping the most vulnerable teens. Under her leadership, the Mount Sinai Adolescent Health Center has developed programs to address the health needs of victims of human trafficking and at-risk teens at large, including prevention and treatment of pregnancy, HIV, violence, trauma, and sexual abuse. Through her health advocacy and policy work in the United States, as well as Africa, Asia and Latin America, Dr. Diaz has had a significant impact on the lives and health of young people worldwide.

“The idea that some lives matter less is the root of all that is wrong with the world.”

— Paul Farmer