Sherita Hill Golden, MD

Class Year




Posted on: July 29, 2020

Sherita Hill Golden, MD ’94, was honored in March 2020 as one of Maryland’s Top 100 Women by The Daily Record. Each year, the publication recognizes high-achieving Maryland women who are making an impact through their leadership, community service and mentoring.

Golden is the Hugh P. McCormick Family Professor of Endocrinology and Metabolism and vice president and chief diversity officer for Johns Hopkins Medicine. She holds joint appointments in the Welch Center for Prevention, Epidemiology, and Clinical Research, in the Department of Epidemiology at the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, and in the Armstrong Institute for Patient Safety and Quality.

In 2017, Golden was the co-recipient of the Walter Reed Distinguished Achievement Award from the University of Virginia School of Medicine, Medical Alumni Association, and Medical School Foundation, which recognizes professional accomplishment, outstanding innovation, and exemplary leadership in the field of medicine.