San Francisco, California
London, United Kingdom
Dr. Gilliam is a Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology and Pediatrics at the University of Chicago. She is also the Ellen H. Block Professor of Health and Justice. She serves as Dean for Diversity & Inclusion of the University of Chicago Biological Sciences Division. Dr. Gilliam heads Ci3, a university-wide interdisciplinary research center. Ci3 works with and on behalf of young people marginalized by race, class, and sexual orientation, taking an asset- rather than risk-based approach to addressing sexual and reproductive health, educational attainment, physical safety, and economic security. Within the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, she leads the NIH contraceptive clinical trials network, conducts qualitative and quantitative studies, and develops clinical and community health interventions to promote reproductive health and rights.