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Duke Health and Duke University Health System Administration

Mary Klotman, MD, Executive Vice President for Health Affairs, Duke University and Dean, Duke University School of Medicine

Craig Albanese, MD, MBA, Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer, DUHS Duke Health

Rhonda Brandon, Chief Human Resources Officer and Senior Vice President, Duke Health System

Monte Brown, MD, Vice President of Administration, Duke University Health System, and Associate Dean of Veteran’s Affairs, Duke University School of Medicine

Edward Buckley, MD, Vice Chancellor for Duke-NUS Affairs; Vice Dean for Education, Duke University School of Medicine

Thomas M. Coffman, MD, Dean, Duke-NUS Medical School

Mike Datto, MD, PhD, Associate Vice President, DUHS Clinical Labs

Mary Ann Fuchs, RN, DNP, Vice President of Patient Care, System Chief Nurse Executive for Duke University Health System and Associate Dean of Clinical Affairs for Duke University School of Nursing

Jeffrey Ferranti, MD, Chief Digital Officer and Senior Vice President, Duke Health

Katie Galbraith, MBA, President, Duke Regional Hospital

Alyson Parker Gordon, CCP, MBA, MSM, SPHR, Assistant Vice President of New Talent Strategies, DUHS

Barbara Griffith, MD, President, Duke Regional Hospital

Christy M. Gudaitis, JD, Deputy General Counsel for Health Affairs, Duke University and Health System Counsel

Vincent Guilamo-Ramos, PhD, MPH, LCSW, RN, ANP-BC, PMHNP-BC, AAHIVS, FAAN, Dean and Professor, School of Nursing; Vice Chancellor for Nursing Affairs, Duke University

Debra Clark Jones, Associate Vice President for Community Health

Michael Kastan, MD, PhD, Executive Director, Duke Cancer Center

Catherine Liao, Associate Vice President for Government Relations, Duke Health

Paul Lindia, Vice President, Network Services, DUHS

Mark McClellan, MD, PhD, Director, Duke-Margolis Center for Health Policy

Ellen Medearis, Vice President, Development and Alumni Affairs, Duke Health

John Mordach, MBA, Senior Vice President, Chief Financial Officer, and Treasurer, Duke University Health System

Rob Odom, Chief Marketing & Communications Officer and Vice President, Duke University Health System Thomas Owens, MD, President, Duke University Hospital, Senior Vice President, Duke University Health System

Colleen Shannon, Chief Compliance and Privacy Officer, Duke University Health System

Richard Shannon, MD, Chief Quality Officer and Senior Vice President, Duke Health

Shilpa P. Shelton, MHA, FACHE, Associate Vice President for Musculoskeletal & Spine Services, DUHS

Scarlet Soriano, MD, ABOIM, Executive Director of Duke Health and Well Being

Cary Unger, MHA, Associate Vice President, Neurosciences and Behavioral Health, DUHS

School of Medicine Administration

Mary Klotman, MD, Executive Vice President for Health Affairs, Duke University and Dean, Duke University School of Medicine

Scott Gibson, MBA, Executive Vice Dean for Administration

Mara Becker, MD, MSCE, Vice Dean for Faculty

Edward G. Buckley, MD, Vice Dean for Education, Vice Chancellor for Duke-NUS Affairs

Colin Duckett, PhD, Vice Dean for Basic Science

Mason Essif, Vice Dean for Communications and Advancement; Chief Communications Officer

Adrian Hernandez, MD, Vice Dean and Executive Director, Duke Clinical Research Institute

Allan Kirk, MD, PhD, Vice Dean for the Section of Surgical Disciplines

Susanna Naggie, MD, Vice Dean for Clinical Research

Billy Newton, Jr., Vice Dean for Finance and Resource Planning

Theodore N. Pappas, MD, Vice Dean for Medical Affairs

Michael Pencina, PhD, Vice Dean for Data Science and Information Technology

Geeta Swamy, MD, Associate Vice President for Research, Duke University; Vice Dean for Scientific Integrity, School of Medicine

Kevin Thomas, MD, Vice Dean for Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion; Chief Diversity Officer

Jennifer Averitt, Associate Dean for Medical Education Administration

Suresh Balu, Associate Dean for Innovation and Partnership

Ann Brown, MD, MHS, Senior Associate Dean for Faculty Professionalism

Monte Brown, MD, Associate Dean for Veterans Affairs

Aimee Chung, MD, Associate Dean for Student Affairs

Cathleen Colon-Emeric, MD, MHSc, Associate Dean for Research Mentoring

Leonor Corsino, MD, Associate Dean for Student Affairs

Thomas N. Denny, MSc, M.Phil, Associate Dean for Duke RTP Administration

Joanna Downer, PhD, Associate Dean for Research Development

W. Gavin Foltz, JD, Associate Dean and Executive Director, Office of Research Contracts

Jane Gagliardi, MD, MHS, Associate Dean for Learning Environment and Well-being

Rasheed Gbadegesin, MD, mBBS, Associate Dean for Physician-Scientist Development

David Gordon, MD, Associate Dean for Student Affairs

Betsy Hames, JM, SPHR-SCP, Associate Dean and Chief Human Resources Officer 

Joseph A. Jackson, MD, Associate Dean for Student Affairs and Director of the Office of Student Affairs

Catherine Kuhn, MD, Associate Dean for Graduate Medical Education

Monica Lemmon, MD, Associate Dean for Scientific Integrity

Diana McNeill, MD, Associate Dean, Duke AHEAD

Moria Montalbano, Associate Dean, Space Management & Research Resources

Aditee Narayan, MD, MPH, Associate Dean for Curricular Affairs

Judy Seidenstein, Associate Dean for Equity, Diversity and Inclusion

Svati Shah, MD, MHS, Associate Dean of Genomics

Denise Snyder, MS, RD, Associate Dean for Clinical Research

Lindsey Spangler, Associate Dean for Research Integrity

Denise Snyder, MS, RD, Associate Dean for Clinical Research

Katherine Stanley, Associate Dean for the Section of Surgical Disciplines

Beth Sullivan, Associate Dean for Research Training

James E. Tcheng, MD, Associate Dean for Appointments, Promotion & Tenure

Laurianne Torres, Associate Dean for Research Administration

Lisa Varani, CPA, Associate Dean for Planning and Chief of Staff

Megan Von Isenburg, MSLS, Associate Dean for Library

Cary Ward, MD, Associate Dean for Faculty Development

Elizabeth Malinzak, MD, Associate Dean for Student Affairs

Linton Yee, MD, Associate Dean for Admissions

Kathryn Andolsek, MD, MPH, Assistant Dean, Pre-Medical Education

Saumil Chudgar, MD, MSEd, Assistant Dean for Clinical Education

Deborah Engle, EdD, MS, Assistant Dean for Assessment and Evaluation

Eric Perakslis, PhD, Chief Research Technology Strategist

Andrea Liu, Assistant Dean of Admissions; Assistant Director of Medical Scientist Training Program

Fatima Syed, MD, Director, Primary Care Leadership Track

J. Matthew Velkey, PhD, Assistant Dean for Basic Science Education

W. Todd Cade, PT, PhD, Division Chief for Doctor of Physical Therapy Program

Barbara Hooper, PhD, Program Director and Division Chief, Doctor of Occupational Therapy

Lori Crooks, Assistant Dean of Financial Aid and Registrar

Christopher Kontos, MD, Director, Medical Scientist Training Program

Anna Hampton, Director, Institutional Animal Care and Use Committee/Office of Animal Welfare Assurance

Maureen D. Cullins, AM, Program Director, Multicultural Resource Center

Antony Schwartz, PhD, Director, Biological Safety

Jacqueline S. Barnett, DHSc, MHS, PA-C, Division Chief, Division of Physician Assistant Studies

 John Norton, DVM, Program Director, Division of Laboratory Animal Resources

Scott Heflin, MA, Director of the Office of Curricular Affairs

Duke-NUS Graduate Medical School in Singapore

Edward Buckley, MD, Vice-Chancellor of Duke-NUS Affairs (at Duke)

Michael (Luke) James, MD, Assistant Vice Chancellor for Duke-NUS Research, Duke-NUS Clinical Research Liaison (at Duke)

Thomas Coffman, MD, Dean, Duke-NUS Medical School

Patrick Casey, PhD, Interim Head, Office of Innovation and Entrepreneurship

Karen Chang, Senior Vice Dean and Group Director of Corporate Services

Ian Curran, BSc, AKC, MBBS, FRCA, Vice Dean of Education

Chow Wan Cheng, MBBS, MMED (Int Med), MRCP (UK), FAMS, Vice Dean of Academic & Clinical Development

Chan Choong Meng, Senior Associate Dean & Co-Director, Academic Medicine Education Institute

Lim Soon Thye, MD, Senior Associate Dean, MD Programme

Silke Vogel, PhD, Associate Dean, Graduate Studies

Scott Compton, PhD, Associate Dean, Quality Assurance and Accreditation; Associate Dean, Medical Education

Bello Guerra Fernando, Associate Dean, Technology Enhanced Learning & Innovation

Lalit Kumar Radha Krishna, Associate Dean, Ethics & Professionalism

Suzanne Goh, MD, Associate Dean, Student Affairs

Mara McAdams, MD, Associate Dean, Alumni Relations

Suzanne Goh, MD, Associate Dean, Student Affairs

Nigel Tan, Associate Dean, MD Programme

Ooi London Lucien, MBBS, FCSHK, FRCS, MD, Associate Dean, Admissions, Recruitment, and Financial Aid

Shiva Sarraf-Yazdi, MD, MEHP, Associate Dean, Educational Strategies & Programme Development

Ng Yee Sien, Assistant Dean, Professional Support & Development

Ong Thun How, Assistant Dean, Assessment & Progression

Daniel Laskowitz, MD, Joint Academic Committee (at Duke)

Christopher Counter, PhD, Duke-NUS Basic Science Research Liaison (at Duke)

Samira Wellemeyer, Director, Office of Duke-NUS Affairs (at Duke)

Aditee Narayan, MD, Associate Dean for Curricular Affairs, Joint Academic Committee (at Duke)

Sulochana Naidoo, PhD, Associate Director, Global Education for Duke-NUS (at Duke)

J. Matthew Velkey, PhD, Assistant Dean for Basic Science Education, Joint Academic Committee (at Duke)

Standing Committees of the Medical Center Academic Administration

Admissions Medical School

Linton Yee, Associate Dean of Admissions; Drs. Elizabeth Livingston and Bradley Collins, Executive Committee on Admissions Chairs; Committee Members: Drs. Anne Akwari, William Bradford, Richard Chung, Zachary Dionise, Robert Drucker, Liping Feng, Henry Friedman, Charles (Chuck) Gerardo, Carolyn Glass, David Gordon, Jennifer Greene, Megan Huchko, Christopher Kontos (ex officio), Nicole Larrier, Shu Lin, Elizabeth Malinzak, Abigail Melnick, John Middleton, Julie Penzner, Devdutta Sangvai, Lauren Siewny, Linda Sutton, Fatima Syed, Leonard White, and Delbert Wigfall; Ms. Andrea Liu and Maureen Cullins; Third or Fourth year medical students from the Davison Council, SNMA, LMSA, APAMSA, and Duke Pride

Basic Science Faculty Steering

Lorena Beese, PhD, Chair; Drs. Stefano DiTalia, Matthew Dupree, Kevin Franks, Sarah C. Goetz, Gianna Hammer, George Jackson, Jeremy Kay, Andrzej Kosinski, Chay Kuo, Daniel Lew, Craig Lowe, Debbie Silver, Herman Staats, Thomas Tedder, Jichun Xie, Hai Yan, and Pei Zhuo

Clinical Sciences Appointments, Promotions, and Tenure

Cindy Amundsen, MD, Chair; Sharon Fekrat, MD, Vice Chair; Drs. Ron Goldberg, Roger Liddle, Christine Marx, Sarah Myers, Mark Stafford-Smith, Georgia Tomaras, Julia Walker, and Qianben Wang

Clinical Science Faculty Council on Academic Affairs

Thomas Ortel, MD, PhD, Chair; Drs. Kathryn Andolsek, Cecil Borel, Brian Brigman, Claude Burton, Bradley Collins, Stephen George, Susan Halabi, Carol Hahn, Brant Inman, Andrzej Kosinski, Walter Lee, Howard Levinson, John Madden, Page McAdams, Sarah Myers, Thomas Price, Svati Shah, Craig Sobolweski, Brett Stolp, Dean Taylor, and Zhihang Wang. Alternates: Drs. Andrew Allen, Sanjay Asrani, Allan Chrisman, Dennis Clements, Brian Czito, Dennis Darcey, Eplin, Anne Ford, Joseph Govert, Steven Grambow, Heyneman, Kimberly Johnson, John Kirkpatrick, Anand Lagoo, Eugene Moretti, Holly Muir, Mark Stafford-Smith, Cynthia Toth, Debara Tucci, and Chip Walter

Clinical Training Committee

Saumil Chudgar, MD, Chair; Drs. Melinda Blazar, Melanie Bonner, Dana Clifton, Cerrone Cohen, Leonor Corsino, Samrat Das, Sarah Dotters-Katz, Deborah Engle, Robert French, Karissa Gamble, David C. Gordon, Joseph Jackson, Jonathan Martin, Aditee Narayan, Cecily Peterson, Fatima Syed, Poonam Sharma, Dean Taylor, Jenny Van Kirk, Cory Vatsaas, Matthew Velkey, Nancy Weigle, and Delbert Wigfall. Mses. Jennifer Averitt, Lori Crooks, and Andrea Liu

Comprehensive Administration Group

Edward Buckley, MD, Chair; Drs. Saumil Chudgar, Deborah Engle, Jamie Fox, Mitchell Heflin, Joseph Jackson, Nancy Knudsen, Daniel Laskowitz, Erin Leiman, Diana McNeill, Sulochana Naidoo, Aditee Narayan, Poonam Sharma, Fatima Syed, Matthew Velkey, Nancy Weigle, Gabriel Yapuncich and Linton Yee; Ex-Officio members: Jennifer Averitt, Joseph Cawley, Lori Crooks, Kristin Dickerson, Marcie Ellis, Renee Hedstrom, Scott Heflin, Andrea Liu, Sharon Kaiser, and Megan Von Isenburg

Curriculum Committee – Undergraduate Medical Education

Edward Buckley, MD, Chair; Voting Members: Drs.Kathy Andolsek, Jacqui Barnett, Joel Boggan, Taylor Broome, Bruce Burnett, Laura Caputo, Jennifer Carbrey, Saumil Chudgar, Aimee Chung, Andrea Deyrup, Sarah Dotters-Katz, Deborah Engle, Jamie Fox, Rob French, Liza Genao, David Gordon, Mitch Heflin, Julian Hertz, Tiffany Hilton, Barb Hooper, Joseph Jackson, Michelle Johnson, Darsh Kothari, Andrew Landstrom, Danny Laskowitz, Erin Leiman, Elizabeth Malinzak, Sneha Mantri, Sharon McCartney, Jacquelyn McMillian-Bohler, Andrew Muzyk, Aditee Narayan, Toyosi Onwuemene, Julie Penzner, Cecily Peterson, Denise Pong, Dev Sangvai, Kevin Shah, Poonam Sharma, Betty Staples, Fatima Syed, Jenny Van Kirk, Matt Velkey, Nancy Weigle, Gabe Yapuncich, Linton Yee, Peter Yi, Angel Zeininger; Jen Averitt, Lori Crooks, Scott Heflin, Megan Von Isenburg; Students: Aaron Therien, Christine O’Connell, Claire Sibold, Anivarya Kumar, Isa DeLaura, Ivana Premasinghe, Juliet Dalton, Kira Niederhoffer, Osmel Alvarez, Raiven Harris, Roshini Srinivasan

Duke Cancer Institute Steering Committee

Michael Kastan, MD, PhD, Chair; Drs. Tomi Akinyemiju, Peter Allen, Ted Alyea, Carey Anders, Nadine Barrett, Gerard Blobe, Christopher Counter, Nelson Chao, Robin Famiglietti, Peter Fecci, Daniel George, Shelley Hwang, Warren Kibbe, Chuan-Yuan Li, Donald McDonnell, Steven Patierno, Kathryn Pollak, Tom Stinchcombe, Lars Wagner, and Christopher Willett; Ms. Karen Kharasch

Duke University Medical Center Radiation Control Committee

Terence Wong, MD, PhD, Chair; Drs., John Kirkpatrick, Kevin Hill, Bruce Lobaugh, Leila Murebee, Robert Reiman, Fang-Fang Yin, and Terry Yoshizumi; Ms. Mary Ann Fuchs; Messrs. Vanessa Peoples, Neil Petry, and Grant Smith

Duke University Safety Committee

Matthew Stiegel, PhD, Chair; Drs. Robert Reiman, Satish Subramaniam, Antony Schwartz, and Chu Wang. Messrs. David Bass, Chris Boroski, John Dailey, Doug McGhee, Fred Knipper, Scott Martin, Ken Reikofski, Brad Schlitz, Ben Scoggin, Ken Shaw, Shawn Subasic, Robert Whiteside, and Jason Zivica; Mses. Kristie Barazsu, Nicole Greeson, Erica King, Lindsey Morgan, Phyllis Parrot, Jennifer Phillips, Amy Puglia, Samantha Rimmer, Joy Vollers, Da-Vida White and Robert Whiteside

Fourth Year Committee

Jenny Van Kirk, MD, Chair; Drs. Dan Blazer III, Saumil Chudgar, Aimee Chung, Joe Doty, Deborah Engle, James Fox, David Gordon, Julian Hertz, Susan Izatt, Janet Lee, Sharon McCartney, Aditee Naryan, Cecily Peterson, Lance Roy, and Dean Taylor; Mses. Lori Crooks and Marcie Ellis

Hospital Clinical Ethics Consultation Service

To contact the Clinical Ethics Consultation Service, page (919) 970-8209.

Institutional Biosafety Committee

Richard Frothingham, MD, and Michael A. Stiegel, PHD, Co-chairs; Drs. Patrick Condreay, Paul Cray, Carol Epling, Dieter Mielke, Randall Reynolds, Antony Schwartz, and Tai-Ping Sun; Mr. T. Scott Alderman, Mr. Brian Letourneau, Mr. Arrash Yazdani, and Ms. Lindsey Morgan; Contact person: Dr. Antony Schwartz

Institutional Review Board for Clinical Investigations

Co-chairs: Drs. Richard Frothingham and Matthew Stiegel. For a complete listing, please refer to the Institutional Review Board for Clinical Investigations website at

Library Advisory Committee

Megan von Isenburg, MSLS, Chair; Kathryn Andolsek, MD, MPH; Lorraine Anglin, MHS, PA-C; Jeffrey Baker, MD, PhD; Sherilynn Black, PhD; Rebecca Brouwer, MS; Monique Fleurant, BSN, RN, CIC; Heath Gasier, PhD; Bonnie Hepler, PhD; Alexis Musick, Medical Student; Clay Musser, MD, MS; Alex Suarez, MD; Barbara Turner, PhD, RN, FAAN, and Julie Waldrop, DNP, PNP, FAANP, FAAN. Ex-Officio members: Sarah Cantrell, MLIS; Russel Koonts, MA; and Beverly Murphy, MLS, FMLA

Merit Awards

Mary E. Klotman, MD, Chair; Drs. Edward G. Buckley and Linton Yee; Other members: Jennifer Averitt, Lori Crooks, and Andrea Liu

Misconduct in Research

Misconduct Review Officer, Dr. Donna Kessler; Website:

Progress Committee

Chair: Joseph Jackson, MD; Drs. Melanie Bonner; Saumil Chudgar, Aimee Chung, Leonor Corsino, Deborah Engle, Jane Gagliardi, David Gordon, Daniel Laskowitz, Fatima Syed, and Matthew Velkey and Del Wigfall; Lori Crooks, Marcie Ellis, and Sheba Hall

Promotions Committee

Jane P. Gagliardi, MD, MHS, FACP, DFAPA, Chair; Drs. Kathy Andolsek, Andrew Alspaugh, Trey Blazer, Catherine Bowes-Rickman, Jennifer Carbrey, Saumil Chudgar, Cerrone Cohen, Bradley Collins, Aimee Chung, Leonor Corsino, Aimee Chung, Liza Genao, David Gordon, Joseph Jackson, Bruce Klitzman, Joseph Lo, Andrew Muzyk, Sarah Dotters-Katz, Poonam Sharma, Jenny Van Kirk, Matt Velkey, and Kanecia Zimmerman. Members (ex officio): Drs. Melanie Bonner, Deborah Engle, Delbert Wigfall; Ex-officio: Jennifer Averitt, Lori Crooks, Marcie Ellis, and Karen Tesoriero

Third Year Committee

Daniel Laskowitz, MD, Chair; Drs. Kathryn Andolsek, Catherine Bowes Rickman, Vivian Chu, David Edelman, Deborah Engle, Neil Freedman, Rory Goodwin, David Hsu, Megan Huchko, Margaret Humphreys, Bruce Klitzman, Andrew Landstrom, Joseph Lo, Chris Marx, Shannon McCall, Richard Moon, Sulochana Naidoo, Becky Schroeder, Kevin Shah, Matthew Sparks, Steve Taylor, and Anh Tran; Official Liaisons and ex-officio members: Mitenna Allen, Gowthami Arepally, Jennifer Averitt, Leonor Corsino, Lori Crooks, June Clement, William Eward, Elizabeth Futrell, Brittany Harris, Scott Heflin, Samantha Kaplan, Nathan Logan, Heather Lloyd, Lysa McKeen, Aditee Narayan, Randy Sears, Mattie Stevenson and Karen Tesoriero