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Office of Medical Education

The Office of Medical Education is responsible for the curriculum and academic standards affecting the MD degree program in the College of Medicine.

This Office is involved with faculty in curriculum design and coordination and the allocation of educational resources. It also works with faculty in the development and implementation of policies and procedures affecting the academic progress, promotion, and graduation of medical students.



Dr. Michael Whitt

Michael Whitt, PhD 
Associate Dean, Medical Education


Patricia Armstrong

Patricia Armstrong
Clinical Records Specialist


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Deborah Barton
Education Specialist


Dr. Kristen Bettin

Kristen Bettin, MD, MEd
Assistant Dean for Clinical Curriculum


Dr. Valerie Jameson

Valerie Jameson, MD
Senior Assistant Dean, Clinical Curriculum


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Alesia McQueen
Student Services Specialist and ExamSoft Testing


John Mitchell

John Mitchell
Evaluation and Assessment Coordinator


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G. Stephen Nace, MD
Assistant Dean of Curriculum Integration


Kimberlee Norwood

Kimberlee Norwood, MA
Medical Educator


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Vicki M. Park, PhD
Assistant Dean for Program Assurance


Dr. Renate Rosenthal

Renate Rosenthal, PhD
Assistant Dean for Behavioral Science Integration


Pat Ryan

J. Patrick Ryan, PhD
Senior Assistant Dean of Basic Science Curriculum


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Debra Trapp
Administrative Assistant II


Derek Wilcox

Derek Wilcox, MBA
Senior Evaluation and Assessment Analyst


Last Published: Dec 29, 2020