School of Medicine

Curriculum Committee Members


2020-2021 Members


Committee Leadership (Voting)

Karen Schneider, M.D., Chair
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology

Sandra Haudek, M.D., Vice-Chair
Department of Medicine

Alicia Kowalchuk, D.O., Past-Chair
Department of Family and Community Medicine

Appointed Members (Voting)

David Rowley, Ph.D., Foundational Sciences Subcommittee Chair
Department of Molecular and Cellular Biology

Cara Foldes, M.D., M.P.H., Foundational Sciences Subcommittee Vice-Chair
Department of Medicine

Stacey Rose, M.D., Sub-Internship/Clerkship Subcommittee Chair
Department of Medicine

Anita Kusnoor, M.D., Sub-Internship/Clerkship Subcommittee Vice-Chair
Department of Medicine

Christine Roth, M.D., Electives Subcommittee Chair
Department of Pathology and Immunology

Sharon Plon, M.D., Ph.D., Dual Degrees and Pathways Subcommittee Chair
Department of Pediatrics

At-Large Faculty (Voting)

Milena Gould-Suarez, M.D.
Department of Medicine

Ihab Hamzeh, M.D., F.A.C.C.
Department of Medicine

Marcus Hoffman, M.D., F.A.C.S.
Department of Surgery

Andrew Huang, M.D., F.A.C.S.
Department of Otolaryngology

Doris Lin, M.D.
Department of Medicine

Kristy Rialon, M.D.
Department of Surgery

Anna Rueda, M.D.
Department of Pediatrics

Navdeep Sekhon, M.D.
Department of Emergency Medicine

Ming Zhang, Ph.D.
Department of Molecular and Cellular Biology

Medical Students (One vote per class)

Kristiana Nasto, MS1

Madeline Tomlinson, MS1

Sarah Durbin, MS2

Benjamin Solder, MS2

Aleena Karediya, MS3

Sugi Panneerselvam, MS4

Ritodhi Chatterjee, MS4

Nicole Wang, Dual Degree Representative (M.D./M.B.A)

Thomas Gebert, Dual Degree Representative (M.D./Ph.D.)

Ex-Officio Members (Non-voting)

Jennifer Christner, M.D.
Dean, School of Medicine

Stephanie DeSandro, M.S., PA-C
School of Health Professions

Anne Gill, Dr.PH., M.S., R.N.
Assistant Dean of Interprofessional Education

Clay Goodman, M.D.
Associate Dean, Foundational Sciences

Toi B. Harris, M.D.
Associate Provost, Institutional Diversity and Inclusion and Student Services

Nadia Ismail, M.D., M.Ed., M.P.H.
Associate Dean, Curriculum

Karen Johnson, M.D.
Associate Dean, Admissions

Joseph Kass, M.D., J.D.
Associate Dean, Student Affairs

Sherita Love, Ph.D.
Executive Director, Education Core

Lara Ouelette
TMC Library

Tyson Pillow, M.D., M.Ed.
Medical Director, Simulation and Standardized Patient Program

Kelly Poszywak, M.S.
Executive Director, Simulation and Standardized Patient Program

Joel Purkiss, Ph.D.
Assistant Dean, Evaluation, Assessment, and Education Research

Antonie Rice, Ph.D.
Assistant Dean, Education & Student Affairs, National School of Tropical Medicine

Amy Sisson
TMC Library

Anita Vyas, E.D.D.
Senior Instructional Designer

Committee Contact

Traneshia Parker
Senior Manager, Curriculum Office