LUCOM Directory

Peter A. Bell, DO, MBA, HPF, FACOEP-dist, FACEP
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Office of the Dean, Academic Leadership

Kristen M. Breedlove, Executive Assistant to the Dean
Joseph W. Brewer, PhDAssociate Dean
Kevin D. Corsini, PhD, Senior Associate Dean
Michael G. Hueber, DOAssistant Dean
David F. Klink, DOSenior Associate Dean
Timothy O. Leonard, MD, PhDSenior Associate Dean
Ray L. Morrison, DO, FACOSAssistant Dean
Michael B. Weigner, MD, FACEPAssociate Dean
Sherri Martin, Director of Accreditation, Affiliations,
and Credentialing
Mariah Swinson, Asst. Director of Accreditation, Affiliations,
and Credentialing
Katelyn Sherland, Graduate Medical Education Coordinator
Kareen Ousley, Senior Admin. Asst. to Associate Deans

Department of Anatomical Sciences
Katherine Christine, MEd, MPH, Anatomy Lab Teaching Asst.
Richard Okimoto, Anatomy Lab Teaching Asst.
Leslie A. Hammer, PhDAssistant Professor
Bo Liu, PhD, Assistant Professor
R. James Swanson, PhDDept. Chair & Professor
Amanda E. Troy, PhDAssistant Professor
Jason E. Wells, PhDAssociate Professor

Department of Family Medicine

Lauri Ann Maitland, DO, MPH, Associate Professor
Raena M. Pettitt, DO, Dept. Chair & Assistant Professor
Mark E. Rolfs, DO, PharmD, Assistant Professor
Sigmund P. Seiler, MD, Associate Professor

Department of Integrative Physiology and Pharmacology

Anthony J.M. Bauer, PhDAssociate Professor
Kenneth J. Dormer, PhD, FAHA, Dept. Chair & Professor
Joseph C. Gigliotti, PhDAssistant Professor
C. David Ianuzzo, PhD, Professor
Qing Liu, MD, PhD, Associate Professor
John R. Martin, PhD, Professor
Eugene S. Patterson, PhD, Professor

Department of Internal Medicine

Kathleen P. Bogacz, MD, FACP, Assistant Professor
Carl R. Hoegerl, DO, FACP, Dept. Chair & Associate Professor
Charles R. Joseph, MD, Assistant Professor

Department of Molecular and Cellular Sciences

Mark E. Hemric, PhDProfessor
Yingguang Liu, PhDAssociate Professor
Matthew K. Pelletier, PhD, Associate Professor
Scott Severance, PhD, Assistant Professor

Department of OMM/Osteopathic Principles and Practices
James W. Kribs, DO, Dept. Chair & Associate Professor
Michael D. Lockwood, DO, FCA, Professor
Ashley R. Toler, DO, FAAP, Assistant Professor

Department of Primary Care

Kimberly M. DeVolld, MD, FAAP, Assistant Professor
David J. McLario, DO, FAAP, FACEP, Associate Professor
Olubukola I. Ojuola, MD, MPH, Chair, Division of Pediatrics
John G. Pierce Jr., MD, Chair, Division of Women's Health

Department of Speciality Medicine

Laura J. Potter, MD, FACEP, Assistant Professor
Chris M. Thomson, MDAssociate Professor

Division of Behavioral Health

Linda S. Mintle, PhDChair, Division of Behavioral Health

Medical Library

Diane S. GarberDirector
Robert P. MorrisetteAssociate Librarian
Kimberly Sandidge, Library Manager


Academic Counseling

Jeni McGlauflin, Academic Counselor


Kevin Bolden, Director of Operations
Vernetta Bolden, Asst. Director of Administration
Meesha Hickson, Senior Executive Director of Administration 
and Finance
Jay Bright, Admin. Asst. Anatomical Sciences
Jill Dobson, Admin. Asst. Biomedical Sciences
Denise Farmer, Admin. Asst. Medical Education
Laura Grant, Admin. Asst. Standardized Patients and Simulation
Jennifer Jones, Admin. Asst. Biomedical Sciences
Ashley Keesee, Admin. Asst. Biomedical Sciences
Kelby Keimig, Admin. Asst. Clinical Education
Christy Klamm, CMHS Receptionist
Rhonda McPeck, Admin. Asst. Office of the Dean
Charlena Schubert, Admin. Asst. Administrative Services
Joyce Scott, Admin. Asst. Clinical Medicine

Admissions and Student Services

Gary L. Patton, PhDAssistant Dean
Brett Brenner, Assistant Registrar
Troy Burnett, Associate Director of Student Services
Allison Davis, Registrar
Robert Dickens, Financial Aid Coordinator
Meagan Eckhardt, Student Services Coordinator
Heather Fechter, Associate Registrar
Christen Gery, Student Services Coordinator
Julia Higbee, Student Accounts Representative
Jacqueline Mendez, Associate Director of Recruiting
Barry Ousley, Assistant Director of Admissions
Patrick Slagle, Director of Financial Aid
Benjamin Smith, Associate Director of Admissions
Luska Suzano, Admissions Coordinator

Center for Research

Barbara LutzResearch Manager

Center for Standardized Patients and Simulation

Heather-Anne Chalkan, Simulation Specialist
Staci Engel, MSN, RNDirector
Pamela Watson, Asst. Director of Standardized Patients 
and Simulation

Clinical Rotations

Chaka BurnettAssistant Director
Teresa Henderson, Director
Ryan Hepler, Coordinator
Robbin B. Wright, Coordinator


Christopher R. Breedlove, Director
Asa Keimig, Marketing and PR Coordinator

Medical Education

Alisa Dyson, EdDDirector of Faculty Development and CME
Caylee Griffin, Academic Coordinator
Ashley Slack, Academic Coordinator: OMS-I
Justin Waldron, Academic Coordinator: OMS-II

Medical Outreach and International Medicine

James Cook, Director
Laura Santiago-Slagle, International Medicine Coordinator


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