UC Davis Health Executive Leadership
David Lubarsky, M.D., M.B.A.
Vice Chancellor, Human Health Sciences
Chief Executive Officer, UC Davis Health
Lubarsky oversees UC Davis Health’s academic, research and clinical programs, including the School of Medicine, the Betty Irene Moore School of Nursing, the 1,000-member physician practice group, and UC Davis Medical Center.
Allison Brashear, M.D., M.B.A.
Dean, School of Medicine
Brashear was appointed dean of the UC Davis School of Medicine in April 2019. She oversees one of the nation’s top research, academic and medical training institutions, with 761 full-time faculty and approximately 450 students.
Lars Berglund, M.D., Ph.D.
On sabbatical, will return December 2019
Associate Vice Chancellor, Biomedical Research
Vice Dean, Research
Berglund oversees all aspects of the School of Medicine’s research portfolio, with responsibility for strategic planning and representing the school at the institutional and national level.
Stephen J. Cavanagh, Ph.D., M.P.A., R.N.
Dean, Betty Irene Moore School of Nursing
Cavanagh was appointed dean of the Betty Irene Moore School of Nursing at UC Davis in July 2019. He oversees one of the nation’s top 50 graduate nursing schools, with approximately 40 full-time faculty and more than 320 students.
Colleen E. Clancy, Ph.D.
Associate Vice Chancellor, Academic Personnel
Clancy oversees academic recruitment, appointment, onboarding, merit and promotion review, faculty development and mentoring.
Tim Maurice, M.B.A.
Chief Financial Officer, UC Davis Health
Maurice is responsible for overall financial operations of the health system.
Associate Vice Chancellor, Health Sciences Development and Alumni Relations
Porter is responsible for enhancing the culture of philanthropy at UC Davis Health and expanding the base of donor support through alumni relations and community engagement.
Mark E. Servis, M.D.
Vice Dean, Medical Education
Servis leads the Office of Medical Education and is responsible for all aspects of undergraduate medical education, including admissions and student support services. He works collaboratively with faculty on medical school curriculum.
Interim Chief Executive Officer, UC Davis Medical Center
Simmons joined UC Davis in 2016 as chief operating officer of the medical center, with responsibilities for a wide variety of operational, logistical and patient support services.
Assistant Vice Chancellor, Strategic Communications
Telliano is the academic health system’s chief communications officer, responsible for strategy and professional staff in media relations, marketing, brand management, digital outreach, internal communications and related areas.
Hendry Ton, M.D., M.S.
Interim Associate Vice Chancellor, Diversity and Inclusion
Ton is responsible for creating, promoting and fostering an organization that values development, diversity and growth opportunities for all employees at UC Davis Health.