Claire Pomeroy, CEO of the UC Davis Health System and dean of UCD's School of Medicine, has been named to the board of PRIDE Industries in Roseville.
"Dr. Pomeroy is a dynamic leader and a champion for underserved populations," said Michael Ziegler, president and CEO of PRIDE. "Her tremendous knowledge, passion and unique strengths will help PRIDE advance its vision of social enterprise, while creating meaningful jobs for people with disabilities."
Pomeroy is an expert in infectious diseases and a professor of internal medicine and microbiology and immunology.
She oversees UC Davis Health System and all of its academic, research and clinical programs, including the Betty Irene Moore School of Nursing, the 1,000-member physician practice group and UC Davis Medical Center.