Dr. Akilah Weber
Director of the Pediatric & Adolescent Gynecology Division at Rady Children's Hospital-San Diego
Dr. Akilah Weber is a board-certified obstetrician/gynecologist at the University of California San Diego and is also the Director of the Pediatric & Adolescent Gynecology Division at Rady Children's Hospital-San Diego.
A native San Diegan, she graduated from Xavier University of Louisiana in 2000. Dr. Weber earned her medical degree at the University of Rochester Medical and Dental School in New York, completed her residency at John H. Stroger Hospital of Cook County in Chicago and completed a pediatric and adolescent gynecology fellowship at Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center.
Dr. Akilah Weber is an active member of her community who volunteers her time giving talks to various churches and community organizations. She is very passionate about giving back and serving as a positive role model for the youth and exposing them to careers in the STEM fields.
In 2018, Dr. Akilah Weber made history by becoming the first African American to be elected to the La Mesa City Council. When not working, Dr. Weber enjoys reading, traveling and spending time with her family and friends. She is married and has two young sons, Kadir age 8 and Jalil age 7.
Dr. Rodney Hood
President and Chairman, Multicultural Health Foundation
Dr. Robert Gillespie
Dr. Suzanne Afflalo
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Council Member Monica Montgomery-Steppe
San Diego City Councilmember, District 4
Dr. Kelly O. Elmore
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Bishop Terrell Fletcher
Dr. Vangie Ackridge
Council Member Ed Spriggs
Imperial Beach City Council Member
Dr. John Ringgold
Abdul Waliullah Muhammad
Mayor Racquel Vasquez
Mayor Racquel Vasquez
Jamal K. Gwathney, MD, MPH, FAAFP
CAPT, U.S. Public Health Service
Wilma J. Wooten, M.D., M.P.H.
Public Health Officer & Director, Public Health Services
Samantha Gambles Farr
President of San Diego Black Nurses Association
Nurse Practitioner Samantha Williams SDBNA COVID Task Force Chief
Satia Omega Austin
President of the North San Diego County NAACP
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