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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


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Deborah Barton
Education Specialist


Dr. Kristen Bettin

Kristen Bettin, MD, MEd
Assistant Dean for Clinical Curriculum


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Angela R. Cantrell, PhD
Senior Assistant Dean, Basic Sciences 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 Curriculum Data Analyst


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G. Stephen Nace, MD
Assistant Dean of Curriculum Integration


Kimberlee Norwood

Kimberlee Norwood, MA
Medical Educator


Dr. Renate Rosenthal

Renate Rosenthal, PhD
Assistant Dean for Behavioral Science Integration


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Ryan Sheehy, PhD
Interim Assistant Dean, Basic Sciences Curriculum

Derek Wilcox

Derek Wilcox, MBA
Senior Evaluation and Assessment Analyst


Last Published: Aug 6, 2021