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School of Medicine Committees

Listed below are the major committees of the UC Riverside School of Medicine, including the Faculty Executive Committee and six standing committees as outlined in the SOM faculty bylaws. These committees are listed below.


Faculty Executive Committee

Maurizio Pellecchia (Chair)
Declan McCole (Vice Chair)
Kenneth Ballou
Maegen Dupper
Christian Lytle
Gerald Maguire
Ramdas Pai
Andrew Subica
Seema Tiwari-Woodruff
Emma Wilson
Administrative Contact: Andrea Morales

LCME Compliance Committee

Maegen Dupper (Chair)
Louise Borda
Kendrick Davis
Iryna Ethell
Christian Lytle
Linda Reimann
Emma Simmons
Administrative Contact: Catherine Crotts

Medical Education Committee

Christian Lytle (Chair)
Adolfo Aguilera
Kenneth Ballou
Ravi Berry
Brandon Brown
Darcy Bryan
Monica Carson
Djurdjica Coss
Scott Cramer (Student)
Kendrick Davis
Maegen Dupper
Ahmed El-Bershawi
Mo Entezampour
Iryna Ethell
Byron Ford
Eric Fox
Martin Garcia-Castro
Whitney Griffith
Rajesh Gulati
William Hunt
Rajagopal Krishnan
David Lo
Jeannie Lochhead
Larry Loo
Ahmed Mahmoud
Mary Marcinko
Declan McCole
Meera Nair
Maurizio Pellecchia
Neal Schiller
Michael Sequeira
Sumedha Sinha (Student)
Nelly Tan
Deborah Taurek
Seema Tiwari-Woodruff
Emma Wilson
Administrative Contact: Cheri Black

Medical School Admissions Committee

Takesha Cooper (Chair)
Administrative Contact: Tammy Clawson

Progress and Promotions Committee

Byron Ford (Chair)
Devin Binder
Nicholas Dipatrizio
Maegen Dupper
William Hunt
Mary Marcinko
Juliet McMullin
Meera Nair
Administrative Contact: Dawn Demeritte

Graduate Advisory Committee

Byron Ford (Director)
Martin Garcia-Castro (Graduate Advisor, Admissions)
Djurdjica Coss (Graduate Advisor, Student Affairs)
Ansel Hsiao
Sean O'Leary
Hyle Park
Administrative Contact: Hermila Torres

Clinical Appointments and Advancements Committee

Gemma Kim (Chair)
Rajesh Gulati
John Luo
Afshin Molkara
Adowa Osei
Remus Popa
Emma Simmons
Administrative Contact: Open

Volunteer Clinical Appointments and Advancements Committee

Deborah Taurek (Chair)
Kenneth Ballou
William Hunt
Larry Loo
Alina Popa
Joanne Witkowski
Administrative Contact: Sherry Gonzalez