Mission Statement

Faculty Affairs and Professional Development (FAPD) works with the leadership, faculty and administrators of the Perelman School of Medicine and the Health System to support an overarching goal of PENN Medicine - the implementation of the highest standards of excellence in academic medicine.  The mission of FAPD is to support this goal by facilitating the recruitment and appointment, promotion, and retention of distinguished faculty. Read more

Recently Promoted Faculty

Lisa Po-Lan Jones, MD, PhD

Associate Professor of Clinical Radiology

Dr. Jones is a highly respected radiologist in abdominal imaging who is known for her clinical judgment and commitment to patient care. Her areas of interest include imaging of the male and female pelvis, MRI in pregnancy, renal transplant ultrasound and sonography of the neck, ultrasound of first trimester complications and ultrasound guided biopsies. She received the Wallace T. Miller Teaching Award from the radiology residents in 2010. She has been active in the American Board of Radiology, serving as an oral board examiner in genitourinary radiology, a member of the reproductive/endocrinology core exam committee, and a participant in the Angoff standard setting process for the core competency exam. She is a member of the American Roentgen Ray Society, the Radiological Society of North America, the American College of Radiology and the Society of Radiologists in Ultrasound.