The Medical Director, Institute of Health Equity (AIHE) is under the direction of the Chief Medical Officer. The work of the Institute is to study the wide array of health and social problems disproportionately impacting racial and ethnic groups in clinical outcomes. This role will develop vision and strategies for the AIHE. Key in providing guidance to improve targeted interventions and modifications to health care systems that will promote health equity for the communities served by AltaMed. Includes creating an inspiring team environment with an open communication culture to foster and encourage innovation in applied health services research and implementation. Responsible for the overall monitoring of the Institute's budgetary matters, including the Institute's general operational fund, and any categorical, auxiliary or grant funding. Responsible to seek and maximize state funding and other alternative revenue streams wherever possible to support assigned programs and services within the institute, and accountable for the sustainability and profitability of the Institute's programs and services.