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  • Maria Oliva-Hemker, M.D.

    Vice Dean for Faculty
    Professor of Pediatric Gastroenterology

    Maria Oliva-Hemker
  • Nauder Faraday, M.D., M.P.H.

    Senior Associate Dean for Appointments and Promotions
    Professor of Anesthesiology/Critical Care Medicine, Surgery, and Medicine

    Passion, commitment, caring, achievement.


    Hometown: Bronx, NY
    Education: B.S., Columbia University
    M.D., Mt. Sinai School of Medicine
    M.P.H., Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health
    My favorite part of my job is... interacting with amazingly talented people and helping them to succeed.
    Research Pursuits: molecular mechanisms of hemostasis/thrombosis and response to anti-thrombotic therapy, precision medicine
    Outside of work you can find me... enjoying time with my wife and children, keeping up with current events.

    Nauder Faraday
  • Kimberly Skarupski, Ph.D., M.P.H.

    Senior Associate Dean for Faculty Development
    Professor of Medicine

    Write or write not. There is no try.


    Hometown: Erie, PA
    Education: B.S., Gannon University
    M.A., SUNY at Buffalo
    M.P.H., University of Pittsburgh
    Ph.D., Case Western University
    My favorite part of my job is... getting to know our faculty members and spreading the "WAG" word!
    Research Pursuits: WAGs, faculty development, gerontology
    Outside of work you can find me... at my gym or on the prowl for sushi and martinis!

    Kimberly Skarupski
  • Rachel B. Levine, M.D., M.P.H.

    Associate Dean for Faculty Educational Development
    Associate Professor of Medicine

    There is no secret ingredient.


    Hometown: Columbia, MD
    Education: B.A. & M.D., McGill University
    M.P.H., Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health
    My favorite part of my job is... working with creative and talented faculty.
    Research Pursuits: faculty development in medical education, women in medicine
    Outside of work you can find me... sailing, hiking and enjoying time with my family.

    Rachel B. Levine
  • David Yousem, M.D., M.B.A.

    Associate Dean for Professional Development
    Professor of Radiology
    Director of Neuroradiology

    Are you doing things right or are you doing the right things?


    Hometown: Baltimore, MD
    Education: B.S., University of Michigan
    M.D., University of Michigan
    M.B.A., Johns Hopkins University
    My favorite part of my job is... when I see junior faculty accomplish something they have set as a goal.
    Research Pursuits: respectability issues with head and neck cancer, business operations in radiology, performance improvement, advanced function brain imaging techniques
    Outside of work you can find me... in my basement either on the treadmill, elliptical, stationary bike, or rowing machine trying to ready my journals.

    David Yousem
  • Jennifer Haythornthwaite, Ph.D.

    Mentoring Consultant for Vice Deans
    Professor of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences

    Listen to understand, not just hear.


    Hometown: State College, PA
    Education: B.S., Penn State
    Ph.D., SUNY Stony Brook
    My favorite part of my job is... helping our faculty and trainees find their path.
    Research Pursuits: psychological aspects of the pain experience; evaluating pain treatments
    Outside of work you can find me... working around the house, hiking or biking, or curled up on the couch reading a good book.

    Jennifer Haythornthwaite
 
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