Dr. Yolangel (Yogi) Hernandez-Suarez is returning to the Herbert Wertheim College of Medicine (HWCOM) as Associate Dean for Clinical and Community Affairs.
From 2010-2015, Dr. Hernandez-Suarez served as Associate Dean for Graduate Medical Education and Clinical Affairs at HWCOM and Chief Executive Officer for FIU HealthCare Network. She was subsequently Vice President and Chief Medical Officer for Humana’s Care Delivery Organization, and then served as Vice President of Clinical Innovation for Conviva Care Solutions, a managed services organization that supports physician groups in Florida and Texas.
In her new role at HWCOM, Dr. Hernandez-Suarez is charged with the oversight and development of clinical services and educational sites, clinical teaching staff and education support services. Furthermore, she will assist in the development of residency training programs and continuing medical education, voluntary clinical faculty affiliations and medical service models, including clinical support services for the faculty.