Academic Programs Office Directory

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Admissions | Advisory Deans | Combined Degree & Physician Scholars | Continuing Medical Education | Curriculum & Classroom Support | Diversity & Inclusion | Evaluation & Assessment | Financial Aid | Ombuds | Registrar | Sr. Vice Dean's Office Standardized Patients (SP) | Student Affairs |


Jordan Medical Education Center, 6th Floor
Fax: 215-573-6645

Neha Vapiwala, MD Associate Dean, UME Admissions 215-898-1529
Laura Harlan Director 215-898-1829
Elyssa Goldman Coordinator 215-898-8004
Jamal Hagood Diversity Coordinator 215-898-9518

Combined Degree & Physician Scholar Programs

Jordan Medical Education Center, 6th Floor

Skip Brass, MD, PhD Associate Dean 215-573-3540
Maggie Krall Director of Administration 215-898-8025
Maura Tucker Associate Director 215-898-8025
David Bittner MD-PhD Coordinator 215-898-8025

Continuing Medical Education (CME)

Jordan Medical Education Center, 6th Floor

Thomasine Gorry, MD Associate Dean, CME  
Liz Butler Coordinator 215-898-6126
Mindy Pollock Troy Coordinator, Grand Rounds 215-898-9603
Crystal Mathis Coordinator 215-898-8005
Belinda Rose Coordinator 215-898-8006
Ansheai Spence Coordinator 215-898-6400
Vaughn Wurst Manager 215-898-8872

Curriculum Office & Classroom Support

Jordan Medical Education Center, 6th Floor
Fax: 215-573-3663

Nadia Bennett, MD, MSEd Associate Dean,
UME Clinical & Health Systems Sciences Curriculum 215-746-8135
Dennis Dlugos, MD, MSCE Associate Dean,
UME Science & Discovery Curriculum 215-898-4160
Anna Delaney Chief Operating Officer & Director, Curriculum 215-898-8091
Wilma Chan, MD, EdM Director, Ultrasound Education 215-662-6698
Erika Dawson Administrative Director, Medical Education 215-573-8287
Joe Durrance IT Support Specialist 215-573-9094
Chris Gorman Coordinator, Canvas 215-573-5629
Marie Kobithen Coordinator, Humanism & Professionalism 215-573-5592
Gregg Lipschik, MD Director, Simulation 215-823-4460
Cynthia Rabuck Director, Curriculum 215-746-7474
Nadir Shah Project Leader 215-573-4451
Eileen Shanahan Instructional Designer 215-898-1828

Diversity and Inclusion

Horace DeLisser, MD Associate Dean, Diversity & Inclusion 215-898-4409
Cindy Christian, MD Assistant Dean, Community Engagement 215-898-4409
Roy Hamilton, MD, MS, FAAN Assistant Dean, Cultural Affairs & Diversity 215-898-4409
Sharon Lewis, MD Assistant Dean, Diversity Recruitment 215-898-4409
Dorothy Harris Program Coordinator, Diversity & Inclusion 215-898-0517

Evaluation and Assessment

Jordan Medical Education Center, 6th Floor
Fax: 215-573-8778

Judy Shea, PhD Associate Dean,
Medical Education Research & Assessment 215-573-5111
Ursula Anderson, PhD Director, UME/GME Evaluation & Research 215-573-4450
Ashley Felder Associate Director, GME Evaluation 215-573-9701
William Pluta Director, UME Evaluation 215-573-9701

Financial Aid

Jordan Medical Education Center, 6th Floor

Mike Sabara Director, Financial Services 215-573-3423

Ombudsman for Students

113 Duhring Wing, 236 S. 34th St.

Penn Ombuds 215-898-8261

Registrar's Office

Jordan Medical Education Center, 6th Floor
Fax: 215-573-3663

Chris Veitz Registrar 215-898-1165
Charita Brown Associate Director 215-898-4646
Beth Marra Coordinator,
Registration & Visiting Students 215-898-1168
Yvonne Young Coordinator 215-898-4876

Senior Vice Dean for Education/Administration

Jordan Medical Education Center, 6th Floor
Fax: 215-573-4289

Suzanne Rose, MD, MSEd Senior Vice Dean, Medical Education 215-898-4315
Anna Delaney Chief Operating Officer 215-898-8091
Kelli Cave Associate Director 215-573-2079
Doris Douglas Office Assistant 215-898-0517
Dorothy Harris Program Coordinator 215-898-0517
Liz Lewis Executive Assistant 215-898-4315
Nancy O'Reilly Associate Director, Finance 215-898-5432
Rosalyn Schorr, MSEd Coordinator, Academic Affairs 215-898-4315

Standardized Patients (SP) Program

Jordan Medical Education Center, 6th Floor
Fax: 215-573-3663

Denise LaMarra Director 215-898-3520
Catherine Hagele Trainer 215-573-5605
Martina Plag Specialist 215-573-1172
Janice Radway Associate Director 215-898-0622

Student Affairs

Jordan Medical Education Center, 6th Floor
Fax: 215-573-3663

DaCarla Albright, MD Associate Dean, Student Affairs & Wellness 215-898-1529
Carrie Renner Director, Student Affairs 215-898-7969
Jessica Marcus Coordinator, Student Affairs 215-898-7190

Student Success & Professional Development (Advisory Deans)

Jen Kogan, MD Associate Dean,
Student Success & Professional Development 215-898-0739
César Briceño, MD Advisory Dean 215-662-8652
Jonathan Dunham, MD Advisory Dean 215-662-4661
Carmen Guerra, MD, MSCE, FACP Advisory Dean 215-349-5200
David L. Jaffe, MD Advisory Dean 215-349-8222
Amy Pruitt, MD Advisory Dean 215-662-2796
Prithvi Sankar, MD Advisory Dean 215-662-8037
Vijay Srinivasan, MD Advisory Dean 267-426-7305
Rebecca Tenney-Soeiro, MD, MSEd Advisory Dean 267-426-7841