The development of our new curriculum will be guided by our philosophy of teaching. These principles were developed in collaboration with faculty, staff & students.
Base Camp Course Director: Natasha Wheaton, M.D
Scientific Foundations of Medicine Course Director: Esteban Dell’Angelica, Ph.D.Scientific Foundations of Medicine Leadership Team: Elena Stark M.D., Ph.D., James Bisley, Ph.D, William ‘Bill’ Melega, Ph.D., Tara Vijayan, M.D., Jason Napolitano, M.D.Scientific Foundations of Medicine Faculty: Ari Weinreb, Carla Janzen, Phuong-Chi Pham, Christopher Cooper, Gary Schiller, Holly Middlekauff, Jane Weinreb, Kirsten Tillisch, Lauren Nathan, Misty Richards, Quynh Pham.
Early Authentic Clinical Experience Director: Adriana Izquierdo, M.D.
Foundations of Practice Course Directors: Art Gomez & Peter QuirosFoundations of Practice Faculty: Alan Chiem, Amanda Kosack, Amir Rouhani, Amit Levi, Antonio Pessegueiro, Arthur Cho, Arthur Gomez, Andrew Grock, Ashlyn Sakona, Arielle Sommer, Bahareh Gordon, Brandon Ito, Carl Burton, Diane Reed, Evan Shih, Faysal Saab, Formosa Chen, Henry Kirolos, Jaime Jordan, James H. Lee, Jason S. Lee, Jodi Friedman, Kathryn Melamed, Kevin Ikuta, Kris (Kristopher) Yoon, Lisa K. Lee, Lisa Zhao, Manuel Celedon, Michael Ayoub, Monica Sifuentes, Michelle Harvey, Myroslav Figura, Natasha Wheaton, Oladunni Adeyiga, Olivia Arreola-Owen, Peter Quiros, Pamela Tsing, Paul Salama, Rachel Brook, Sarah Gustafson, Sarah Goldgar, Satya Patel, Sherwin Hsu, Steve Lerman, Serena K. Wang, Tahlia Spector, Tina Nguyen, Tyler Larsen, Vikas Pabby, Zahir Basrai.
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Intersessions Director: Antonio Pessegueiro
Theme Chairs: Shamsher Samra (Structural Racism & Health Equity Theme Co-Chair)Lindsey Wells (Structural Racism & Health Equity Theme Co-Chair)
Whitney Arnold (Medical and Health Humanities Theme Chair )
Ashley Feinsinger (Ethics Theme Chair)
Neurology: Yvette BordelonPsychiatry: Brandon ItoFamily Medicine: Yohualli Anaya; Monica PlesaMedicine: Wendy Simon; Mark MunekataOB-GYN: Aparna SridharPediatrics: Deb LehmanSurgery: Ian MacQueen; Justin Wagner
DGSOM will post updates to teaching faculty as they are finalized.