The Office of Academic Affairs led by Senior Associate Dean Peter Buttrick, MD, oversees
a broad array of offices and services including stewardship of all research operations at the School of Medicine. As one of the country's leading medical research institutions, the School of Medicine boasts faculty members that have produced scientific
breakthroughs which have translated into better patient care.
In addition, the office supports the Office of Faculty Affairs, which is responsible for all stages of faculty employment including recruitment and promotion.
Areas of responsibility under the Office of Academic Affairs include: