Italo M. Brown, MD, MPH
Assistant Professor of Emergency Medicine
Clinical Instructor of Social Emergency Medicine
Emergency Medicine at Stanford University School of Medicine
Italo M. Brown, MD MPH (Morehouse College '06, Boston University '08, Meharry Medical College '15) is an Assistant Professor in Emergency Medicine at Stanford University School of Medicine, and Clinical Instructor of Social Emergency Medicine at Stanford Hospital. Throughout his career, Italo has been at the frontlines of social medicine and health equity. Italo is the Chief Impact Officer of T.R.A.P. Medicine, a barbershop-based wellness initiative that leverages the cultural capital of barbershops to address the physical and emotional health of Black men and boys. In 2017, the National Minority Quality Forum named Italo among the 40 Under 40 Leaders in Minority Health. An avid writer, Italo served with the ABC News Medical Unit, and has contributed health equity & wellness pieces to The New York Times, USA Today, GQ, Emergency Medicine News, and The Root. Italo also serves as a diversity, equity, and inclusion consultant for organizations like Google and YouTube.