Celebration of Promotions

 

It is with a great sense of pride and enthusiasm that I announce the Associate Professor and Professor promotions and tenure awarded during this academic year, effective July 1, 2020.  

We are truly fortunate to have such incredibly talented, passionate, and dedicated faculty in the Department of Medicine. Our extraordinary faculty are distinguished professionals in their field who are committed to upholding our mission-critical areas of clinical excellence, teaching, and scholarly work

Please join me in congratulating your colleagues.  

I would also like to express our gratitude to the Department of Medicine and School of Medicine Promotions and Tenure committees for their hard work and stewardship of this annual process. 

Warm regards, 

David A. Schwartz, MD 
Professor of Medicine and Immunology
Robert W. Schrier Chair of Medicine

 

Biomedical Informatics and Personalized Medicine 
Colleen Julian, PhDPromotion to Associate Professor

 

Cardiology
Marc Bonaca, MDAppointment to Professor
Stacie Daugherty, MD Promotion to Professor
Brack Hattler, MD Promotion to Professor of Clinical Practice
David Magid, MD, Appointment to Professor
Colleen McIlvennan, DNP Promotion to Associate Professor
Kunhua Song, PhD Promotion to Associate Professor
Paul Varosy, MD Promotion to Professor
Stephen Waldo, MD Promotion to Associate Professor

 

Endocrinology, Metabolism, and Diabetes 
Lauren Fishbein, MD, PhD Promotion to Associate Professor
Subbiah Pugazhenthi, PhD Promotion to Research Professor
Micol Rothman, MD Promotion to Professor
Rebecca Schweppe, PhD Promotion to Professor

 

Gastroenterology and Hepatology 
James Burton, MD Promotion to Professor
Donald Kirkpatrick, MD Promotion to Associate Professor of Clinical Practice
Alvaro Matrinez-Camacho, MD Promotion to Associate Professor
John Paul Norvell, MD Promotion to Associate Professor
Swati Patel, MD Promotion to Associate Professor
Arianne Theiss, PhD Appointment to Associate Professor
Sachin Wani, MD Promotion to Professor

 

Geriatric Medicine

 

Skotti Church, MDPromotion to Associate Professor
Karen Shea, MD Promotion to Associate Professor

 

Hematology 
Manali Kamdar, MD Promotion to Associate Professor

 

Hospital Medicine 
Christopher King, MD Promotion to Associate Professor
Juan Lessing, MD Promotion to Associate Professor
Li-Kheng Ngov, MD Promotion to Associate Professor of Clinical Practice
Mary Wallace, MD Promotion to Associate Professor
Eric Young, MD Promotion to Associate Professor

 

Infectious Diseases 
Sarah Rowan, MD Promotion to Associate Professor
Whitney Starr, RN, NP, MSN Promotion to Associate Professor of Clinical Practice

 

Internal Medicine 
Eric Campbell, PhD Appointment to Professor with Tenure
Michelle Cleeves, MD Promotion to Associate Professor of Clinical Practice
Matthew DeCamp, MD Appointment to Associate Professor
Huong Lam, MD Promotion to Associate Professor of Clinical Practice
Robert Leder, MD Promotion to Associate Professor of Clinical Practice
Rita Lee, MD Promotion to Professor
Mary McCord, MD Promotion to Associate Professor of Clinical Practice
Jamaluddin Moloo, MD Promotion to Professor of Clinical Practice
Katherine Morrison, MD Promotion to Associate Professor
Deborah Rinehart, PhD Promotion to Associate Professor
Shabnam Showell, MD Promotion to Associate Professor
Robin Yasui, MD Promotion to Associate Professor of Clinical Practice

 

Medical Oncology 
Sarah (Lindsey) Davis, MD Promotion to Associate Professor
Elizabeth Kessler, MD Promotion to Associate Professor
Laura Melton, PhD Promotion to Associate Professor
Victor Villalobos, MD, PhD Promotion to Associate Professor
Breelyn Wilky, MD Appointment to Associate Professor

 

Pulmonary Sciences and Critical Care 
Sheila Tsai, MD Promotion to Professor
Anthony Gerber, MD, PhD Promotion to Professor
Alice Gray, MD Appointment to Associate Professor
William Janssen, MD Promotion to Professor
Rebecca Keith, MD Promotion to Associate Professor
Li Li, MD, PhD Promotion to Associate Professor
Sherstin Lommatzsch, MD Promotion to Associate Professor
Elizabeth Redente, PhD Promotion to Associate Professor
Meredith Tennis, PhD Promotion to Associate Professor

 

Renal Diseases and Hypertension 
Anna Jovanovich, MD Promotion to Associate Professor
Kristen Nowak, PhD Promotion to Associate Professor
Jessica Kendrick, MD, MPH Promotion to Professor
Amber Podoll, MD Appointment to Associate Professor
Carlos Roncal, MS Promotion to Associate Research Professor
Zhiying You, MD, PhD Promotion to Associate Research Professor

 

Rheumatology 
Lisa Davis, MD Promotion to Associate Professor
Kristine Kuhn, MD, PhD Promotion to Associate Professor