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Constituent Councils

The Alliance empowers academic internal medicine professionals and enhances health care through professional development, research, and advocacy.

Clerkship Administrators Advisory Council

Chair

Valerie Collins
Coordinator Education and Nephrology
Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center School of Medicine

Chair-Elect

Arthur Castro, MPH
Program Manager—Longitudinal Integrated Medicine
Texas A&M Health Science Center College of Medicine

Past Chair

Jon Gent
Clerkship Coordinator
University of Kentucky College of Medicine

Councilors

Irene Arndts
Clerkship Coordinator
Rush Medical College of Rush University Medical Center

Kelly Barr
Department Clerkship Administrator, Company Administrator
Michigan State University College of Human Medicine

Julie Castle
Clerkship Coordinator
Texas Tech University (Amarillo)

Angie Duet
Hospitalized Adult Care Clerkship Coordinator
University of Colorado School of Medicine

Tara Loushine
Student Services Coordinator
University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health

Natalie Washburn
Medical Education Program Coordinator
Texas A&M Health Science Center College of Medicine

Committee Chair

Ginger Wilson
Student Program Coordinator III
University of Oklahoma School of Community Medicine (Tulsa)

Program Administrators Advisory Council

Chair

Cara Giacomo, C-TAGME
Program Administrator
Greenwich Hospital Association

Chair-Elect

Bethany Millar, C-TAGME
Primary Care Coordinator
Washington University in St. Louis School of Medicine

Past Chair

Rodi M. Marcelle
Program Administrator
Albany Medical College

Councilors

Brandy Freiger, C-TAGME
Fellowship Programs Administrator
University of Alabama School of Medicine

Melissa Hummel, C-TAGME
Residency Coordinator
Saint Louis University School of Medicine

Denise Keyser
Program Administrator
Geisinger Health System

Eileen Kruck, C-TAGME
Graduate Medical Education Manager
Stony Brook Medicine/Southampton Hospital

Erin Maxwell Snow, C-TAGME
Education Administrator
University of Nebraska College of Medicine

Sandra Ordonez, C-TAGME
Program Manager
Boston University School of Medicine

Tracy M. Stasinopoulos
Residency Program Coordinator
Medical College of Wisconsin

Committee Chairs

Michelle Herbers
Program Administrator
Hennepin County Medical Center

Cheryl Moss, C-TAGME
Program Administrator
University of Mississippi School of Medicine

Kelly Spielman, MS, C_TAGME
Administrative Manager, Residency/Fellowship Program
Donald and Barbara Zucker School of Medicine at Hofstra Northwell

MPPDA Executive Committee

President

Brett Robbins, MD
Med-Peds Program Director
University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry

President-Elect

Michael Aylward, MD, FACP, FAAP
Med-Peds Program Director
University of Minnesota Medical School

Immediate Past President

Suzanne McLaughlin, MD
Med-Peds Program Director
Department of Internal Medicine and Pediatrics
Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University

Past President

Benjamin Doolittle, MD
Med-Peds Program Director
Department of Internal Medicine and Pediatrics
Yale-New Haven Medical Center (Primary Care)

Secretary Treasurer

Kathryn Diamond-Falk, MD
Med-Peds Program Director
Department of Medicine and Pediatrics
Maine Medical Center

Member Representative

Jonathan Tolentino, MD
Medicine-Pediatrics Program Director
Stony Brook University School of Medicine

Ex Officio

Kelli DaSilva, C-TAGME
Med-Peds Residency Coordinator
University of South Carolina School of Medicine, Greenville

Advisors

Sandra A. Moutsios, MD
Med-Peds Program Director
Department of Internal Medicine and Pediatrics
Vanderbilt University School of Medicine

Stefanie Brown, MD, FACP, FAAP
Program Director
University of Miami Leonard M. Miller School of Medicine

MPPDA Executive Committee Roles and Responsibilities

CAAC Former Chairs

2017-2018 Jon Gent

2015-2016  Britt Simonson

2014-2015  Lisa Oliver

2013-2014  Kerrie L. Quirk

2012-2013  Ginger Wilson

2011-2012  Laura H. Dunn

2010-2011  Daneen Barnett-Johnston

2009-2010  Sue Gilbert

2008-2009  Kellie Engle

2007-2008  Kellie Engle

2006-2007  Dee Savini

2005-2006  Carol Duke

2004-2005  Martha Chandler

2003-2004  Debbie J. Stevens

2002-2003  Bridget Johnson

PAAC Former Chairs

2017-2018  Rodi Marcelle

2016-2017  Deena W. Segal

2015-2016  Eileen T. Kruck

2014-2015  Ruth H. Smith

2013-2014  Heather Fertig

2012-2013  Barbara J. Wanciak

2011-2012  Carina H. Sundstrom

2010-2011  Kathy Corey

2009-2010  Sherry Berka

2008-2009  Myrna C. Rhodes

2007-2008  Jodi M. Langsfeld

2006-2007  Tayna Milosh-Zinkus

2005-2006  Kelli A. Corning

2004-2005  Alice R. Gordon

2003-2004  Hope Hull

MPPDA Former Presidents

2017-2018  Suzanne McLaughlin, MD

2016-2017  Benjamin Doolittle, MD

2014-2016  Sandra A. Moutsios, MD

2013-2014  Russ C. Kolarik, MD

2012-2013  Michael Lukela, MD

2011-2012  Scott A. Holliday, MD

2010-2011  Alexander M. Djuricich, MD

2009-2010  Suzanne K. Woods, MD

2008-2009  Bradley J. Benson, MD

2007-2008  LuAnn Moraski, DO

2006-2007  Eric W. Ayers, MD

2005-2006  Niraj Sharma, MD

2004-2005  Allen R. Friedland, MD

2003-2004  Thomas Melgar, MD

2002-2003  John G. Frohna, MD

2001-2002  Dean S. Miner, MD

2000-2001  Samuel Borden, MD

1999-2000  Thomas Cross, MD

1998-1999  Keith Boyd, MD

1997-1998  Mary M. Burke, MD

1996-1997  Mary Cicarelli, MD

1995-1996  Gary M. Onady, MD, PhD

1994-1995  Carole M. Lannon, MD