Office of Medical Education, Research, & Instructional Support

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Office of Medical Education, Research, & Instructional Support

OFFICE OF MEDICAL EDUCATION, RESEARCH, & INSTRUCTIONAL SUPPORT

The Office of Medical Education, Research, & Instructional Support provides leadership and service in collaboration with students, faculty, staff, and community members to promote educational excellence, innovation, and engagement in the School of Medicine.

Our Team:

Casey B. White, PhD, Associate Professor and Associate Dean for Medical Education, Research and Instruction

Elizabeth B. Bradley, PhD, Assistant Professor and Director of Evaluation

James R. Martindale, PhD, Assistant Professor and Director of Assessment

Elizabeth Hale Graham, Director of Instructional Support

 

Instructional Support Staff:

  • Francis X. Nelson, Instructional and Research Support Manager
  • Barbara L. Rogers, Instructional Support Coordinator
  • Melanie N. Tomlin, Instructional Support Coordinator
  • W. Aniseh Burtner, Instructional Support Coordinator

 

Clinical Performance Development:

  • Eva C. Casola, MBA, Medical Education Program Manager
  • Robin Hardy-Small, Education Support Specialist II
  • Krystin Biedler, Program Coordinator


Family Medicine and Ambulatory Internal Medicine Clerkships:

  • M. Leslie Stewart, Family Medicine and Ambulatory Internal Medicine Clerkship Coordinator
  • Minerva J. Hill, Clerkship Administrator

 

Short Courses:

  • Darci Lieb, MEd, Director of Medical Education Programs & Clerkship Support
  • Celia M.F. Dennison, MEd, Program Coordinator for Undergraduate Medical Education

 

Clinical Skills Center:

  • Anne Chapin, MEd, Director
  • Mandana Hyder, Senior Simulation Technology Specialist
  • Ben Blohowiak, Simulation Technology Specialist

 

NxGen Curriculum Courses:

  • Orientation:
    • Course Directors: Dr. John Densmore & Mary Kate Worden, PhD, mkw3k@virginia.edu
  • Cells to Society:
    • Course Director: Dr. Marcel Durieux, durieux@virginia.edu
  • Foundations of Medicine:
    • System Leaders: Mary Kate Worden, PhD, mkw3k@virginia.edu & Dr. Laurie Archbald-Pannone, la2e@virginia.edu
  • Cells, Tissues, and Mechanisms of Disease (CTMD):
    • System Leaders: Dr. Robin LeGallo, rdl3s@virginia.edu & Marty Mayo, PhD, mwm3y@virginia.edu
  • Microbes and the Immune System (MIS):
    • System Leaders: Dr. Ulrike Lorez, ulorenz@virginia.edu, Dr. Richard Pearson, rpearson@virginia.edu, Dr. Linda Waggoner-Fountain, law4q@virginia.edu & Regina Seitz, PhD, rmm5m@virginia.edu
  • Muscoskeletal and Integument (MSI):
    • System Leaders: Dr. Janet Lewis, jel2d@virginia.edu, Dr. Mark Russell, mr2h@virginia.edu & Sam Green, PhD, sag4y@virginia.edu
  • Gastrointestinal System (GI):
    • System Leaders: Dr. Anne Tuskey, agt2w@virginia.edu & Dr. Neeral Shah, ns3zt@virginia.edu
  • Mind, Brain, and Behavior:
    • System Leaders: Mary Kate Worden, PhD, mkw3k@virginia.edu, Dr. Bart Nathan, brn3a@virginia.edu, Dr. Bruce Cohen, bjc8k@virginia.edu, & Dr. Nassima Ait-Daoud Tiouririne, nat7b@virginia.edu
  • Cardiovascular System:
    • System Leaders: Dr. John Dent, jdent@virginia.edu & Robert Bloodgood, PhD, rab4m@virginia.edu
  • Pulmonary System:
    • System Leaders: Dr. Elizabeth Gay, eg3d@virginia.edu, Dr. Stuart Lowson, sml4s@virginia.edu & David Moyer, PhD, moyer@virginia.edu
  • Renal System:
    • System Leaders: Dr. Kambiz Kalantari, kk6c@virginia.edu, Dr. Mitchell Rosner, mhr9r@virginia.edu, & Mary Kate Worden, PhD, mkw3k@virginia.edu
  • Endocrine and Reproductive System:
    • System Leaders: Dr. Alan Dalkin, acd6v@virginia.eu , Dr. Megan Bray, mjb7c@virginia.edu, & Selina Noramly, PhD, sn8d@virginia.edu
  • Hematology:
    • System Leaders: Dr. Donald Innes, dji@virginia.edu & Dr. Pamela Clark, pc4b@virginia.edu

 

Short Courses and Special Programs:

  • Transition Course:
    • Course Director: Dr. Nancy McDaniel, nlm9m@virginia.edu
  • Dx/Rx:
    • Course Director: Carolyn Engelhard, MPA, cle6z@virginia.edu
  • Mini-Medical School:
    • Course Director: Dr. Sean Reed, sr5fb@virginia.edu

 

Clinical Performance Development:

  • Course Director: Dr. James Moak, jhm7q@Virginia.edu

 

Family Medicine Clerkship:

  • Course Director: Dr. Peter Ham, ph2t@virginia.edu

 

Ambulatory Internal Medicine Clerkship:

  • Course Director: Dr. Evan Heald, ebh3a@virginia.edu