Julia Joseph-Di Caprio, MD

Senior Vice President and Chief Medical Officer

Company/Employment: UCare

Bio: Dr. Joseph-Di Caprio leads the Medical Director, Clinical Services, Mental Health and Substance Use Disorder Services, Pharmacy, and Quality Management and Population Health departments. Her extensive professional career in the Twin Cities community includes 22 years at Hennepin County Medical Center (now Hennepin Healthcare System) where she began as a Pediatric and Adolescent Medicine Specialist and advanced to several physician leadership roles, including Chief of Pediatrics. Joseph-Di Caprio also has been a Medical Director for Medica, Senior Medical Director of Care Management for HealthEast, and most recently Fairview Health Services Medical Leader, Connected Care. Community service is a hallmark of Joseph-Di Caprio’s career. She serves on the Boards of Directors for University of Minnesota Physicians and Planned Parenthood North Central States, and has served on the Boards of the Loppet Foundation, Minnesota Chapter of the American Academy of Pediatrics, the Bridge for Youth and the Minneapolis Medical Research Foundation. Joseph-Di Caprio has been a Diversity Climate Expert Panelist for the University of MN Medical School, and is a member of the Health Equity Advisory Council for MN Community Measurement. She is a long-time Assistant Professor for the University of Minnesota Department of Pediatrics. Joseph-Di Caprio has a B.S. in Physiology from McGill University in Montreal, Quebec Canada, an M.D. from the University of Illinois, and a Master’s degree in Public Health from the University of Minnesota.