Dr. Brenda Latham-Sadler is an Associate Dean, Student Inclusion and Diversity, Associate Professor of Family and Community Medicine, Affiliate in the Maya Angelou Center for Health Equity and Director of the Biomedical Sciences Master Degree-Postbaccalaureate Program at Wake Forest University School of Medicine. She earned a B.S. degree in Biology at Pace University in New York City and Doctor of Medicine degree at Wake Forest University-Bowman-Gray School of Medicine.
Dr. Latham-Sadler has served in leadership roles at the regional and national level for a number of organizations including the Association of American Medical Colleges, National Association of Medical Minority Educators and the North Carolina Medical Society. She is involved in community service throughout the state of NC, and served on the Board of Directors of Appalachian State University Foundation, United Way of Forsyth County, Youth Opportunities, the North Carolina Black Repertory Theater Company and on the Medical School Advisory Committee for the National Board of Medical Examiners. She is a Past-President of the Forsyth-Stokes-Davie County Medical Society and continues to serves on their Executive Board. Dr. Latham-Sadler is also a member of the Women’s Fund of Winston-Salem, was named one of Winston-Salem’s Outstanding Women Leaders in 2007 and appointed to the State Health Coordinating Council (SHCC) of North Carolina by Governor Beverly Perdue.