Versha Pleasant, M.D., M.P.H.
Versha Pleasant, M.D., M.P.H, is a clinical assistant professor of obstetrics and gynecology who specializes in cancer genetics and breast health. Before entering medical school, Pleasant completed an HIV/AIDS Program Management Fellowship for the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) in Rwanda and was later recruited to the CDC in Cote d'Ivoire to continue her work in HIV/AIDS among vulnerable populations. She completed her obstetrics and gynecology residency and cancer genetics fellowship at Michigan Medicine. She is deeply interested in health disparities, particularly in breast cancer and genetic testing barriers facing Black women.