Dr. Alicia Monroe has served as provost and senior vice president of academic and faculty affairs, as well as professor of family medicine at Baylor College of Medicine since 2014. At Baylor, Dr. Monroe oversees academic affairs, faculty development, faculty affairs, institutional diversity, inclusion, and equity, and the Center for Professionalism. She currently serves as chair of the Association of American Medical Colleges (AAMC) Advisory Committee on Advancing Holistic Review, and she is a member of the IU Health Board of Directors. She is board certified by the American Board of Family Medicine.
She formerly served as the chief academic officer, vice dean for educational affairs and professor of family medicine at the University of South Florida’s Morsani College of Medicine in Tampa, Florida, from 2008 to 2014. At USF, Dr. Monroe provided oversight for the undergraduate medical education program, the physical therapy program, and the master’s programs in graduate studies, and she guided the development of a branch campus and a new medical education curriculum.
Dr. Monroe spent her early career at the Alpert Medical School at Brown University, where she served as associate dean for minority affairs and professor of family medicine. Dr. Monroe earned an MD from Indiana University School of Medicine and completed an internship in psychiatry at Georgetown University Medical Center in Washington, DC, and a residency in family medicine at Methodist Hospital in Indianapolis. She is the recipient of numerous teaching and mentoring awards.
She and her husband, Lloyd B. Monroe, Jr., are members of Windsor Village Methodist Church in Houston. They have three adult children, Justin, Megan, and Cara, and four grandchildren.