Santiago Diaz
Santiago Diaz Resident Physician at Dell Medical School at the University of Texas at Austin

Santiago Diaz is a board-eligible, third-year Internal Medicine resident physician at Dell Medical School at the University of Texas at Austin, a position he has held since 2018. Prior to this, he gained a range of teaching experience. He served as a Basic Life Support Instructor at UChicago Medicine, where he trained and certified medical students and hospital staff to perform cardiopulmonary resuscitation. He also worked as a Teaching Assistant at the University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine assisting in anatomy class and lab dissections. Furthermore, he contributed to the academic development of students while at the University of Texas at Austin as a tutor and Tutor Manager, coordinating schedules, advertising services, and assessing group performance. Diaz is fluent in Spanish and has extensive tutoring skills.

Diaz has a strong foundation in the medical field and education sector, stemming from his academic background. He earned a degree in Human Biology from the University of Texas at Austin before furthering his studies at the University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine. His areas of interests highlight his commitment to medical education and bridging health disparities, with a keen focus on diversity and equity, and clinical reasoning.

More about this expert

Full name
Santiago Diaz
Location
Austin, Texas, United States
Title
Resident Physician
Industry
Higher Education
LinkedIn Connections
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Summary
Board eligible, third-year Internal Medicine resident physician. Areas of interest include health disparities, diversity and equity, medical education, and clinical reasoning.
Skills
Spanish Tutoring

Education

The University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine
Attended in 2014 - 2018
The University of Texas at Austin
Human Biology
Attended in 2010 - 2014
Field of study: Biology

Positions

Dell Medical School at the University of Texas at Austin
Austin, Texas Area
Resident Physician
Jun 2018 - Present
UChicago Medicine
Chicago, Illinois, United States
Basic Life Support Instructor
Oct 2014 - Nov 2015

Trained and certified medical students and hospital staff to perform cardiopulmonary resuscitation
The University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine
Chicago, Illinois, United States
Teaching Assistant
Aug 2015 - Oct 2015

• Assisted teaching “The Human Body” anatomy class
• Assisted medical students with anatomy lab dissections
• Assisted with review sessions for midterm exams, as well as grading exams

The University of Texas at Austin
Austin, Texas Area
Tutor Manager
May 2013 - May 2014

Plan tutoring schedules, advertise our services and assess the overall performance of the tutoring group
The University of Texas at Austin
May 2013 - May 2014 · 1 yr 1 mo
Tutor
Feb 2012 - May 2014

Helped students with homework questions about chemistry, organic chemistry and biology.
The University of Texas at Austin
Austin, Texas Area
FIG Mentor
Jan 2013 - Dec 2013

Help incoming freshmen with the college assimilation process by promoting academic, social and developmental growth