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Faculty Council Executive Committee

This committee serves as a liaison between the Faculty and administration, including the Dean, Vice Deans, Associate and Assistant Deans, and the Dean’s College Executive Cabinet.

Committee Chair

Anjali Kumar
anju@wsu.edu
509-368-6914

Committee Administrator

Hailey Stewart
facultycouncil.medicine@wsu.edu
509-368-3653

Committee Members

Ofer Amram – Chair-Elect
Franck Carbonero
Naomi Chaytor
David Jenson
Sterling McPherson
Martine Perrigue
Jingru Sun
Éva Szentirmai
Lauren Thompson
Santiago Toro Posada


Equity Committee

This committee advises the Dean on policies and practices that promote diversity and inclusion in the college, including identifying underrepresented and underserved populations and developing initiatives to facilitate an environment conducive to diversity and inclusion.

Committee Chair

Naomi Chaytor
naomic@wsu.edu
509-368-6775

Committee Administrator

Raghda Al-Hmeyrat
raghda.al-hmeyrat@wsu.edu
509-368-6889

Committee Members

Irene Ahmed
Dana Algeo
Naomi Bender*
Lisa Burch-Windrem*
Nick Chock
April Davis
Luisita Francis*
David Garcia*
Anna Gisselman
Leila Harrison*
Lori Hunt
Jae Kennedy
Judith Marcin – Chair-Elect
Thomas May
Natalia Luera
Oladunni Oluwoye
Lucia Peixoto
Nicole Rodin
Rachel Ryan
John Vassall
Kelsey Yenney

*Ex Officio Member


Standing Committees

Admissions Committee

This committee, in concert with the Dean, establishes the criteria and procedures for the admission of medical students based upon the mission of the college. Members of the Admissions Committee should not be contacted individually about their roles in or knowledge about applicants to the College of Medicine MD Program.

Committee Chair

Radha Nandagopal
radha@wsu.edu
509-358-7665

Committee Administrator

Chris Booker Sarwine
bookerc@wsu.edu
509-368-6829

Committee Members

H. Frank Andersen
Charles Anderson
Jaime Bowman
Ted Chauvin
Cindy Chipman
Anna Crowley
Robert John De Gregorio
Dawn DePriest
Jennifer Ford
Nick Freeburg
David Garcia
Ashish Garg
Bailey Hall
Leila Harrison
Kevin Hodges
Erick Isaacson
Katelyn Larson
Jennifer Lee
Sarah Lewis
Judith Marcin
Lensa Moen
Henry Mroch
Alisha Nguyen
Hinah Parker
Dinesh Ratti
Vijay Reddy
Jaswinderpal Sandhu
Subeeh Ahmed Siddiqui
Kalkena Sivanesam
Ben Small
Hannah Sylvester
Éva Szentirmai
Julia Todderud
Sue Winger
Kevin Zhou

Admissions Committee Staff Support

Rachel Dryer
Diane Garrett
Lynn Howard
Keith Klauss
Mariah Reneau


College Executive Cabinet

The College Executive Cabinet is composed of the Dean, the Vice, Associate, and Assistant Deans, the Chair of each Academic Department, others in designated administrative and committee positions, the Chair of the Faculty Council and a Student Representative. The Cabinet shall be the executive advisory body to the Dean in all matters pertaining to WSU College of Medicine affairs.


Faculty Rank, Promotion & Tenure Committee

This committee considers rank and promotions to faculty rank as well as recommendations for tenure, as described in the committee’s policies and procedures.

Committee Chair

Jae Kennedy
jjkennedy@wsu.edu
509-368-6971

Committee Administrator

Kimberly “KC” Cufley
kimberly.cufley@wsu.edu
509-368-6664

Committee Members

Jaime Bowman
Ted Chauvin
Gail Chermak
Marcos Frank
Julie Larsen
Radha Nandagopal
Nancy Potter
Karen Simpson
Jingru Sun
Mark VanDam


Scholarship Committee

This committee establishes criteria and procedures for the awarding of college-directed scholarships to undergraduate, graduate, bridge, and medical students.

Committee Administrator

Kimberly Honn
kimberly.honn@wsu.edu
509-358-7750

Committee Administrator

Sara Wiener
sara.wiener@wsu.edu
509-368-6534

Committee Members

Lisa Burch-Windrem
Gail Chermak
Nancy Fike
Leila Harrison
Carl Heine
Karen Janout
Yool Lee
Judith Marcin
Éva Szentirmai
Jingru Sun
John Vassall
Farion Williams


Student Evaluation, Promotion & Awards Committee

This committee makes recommendations regarding the standards and procedures for student evaluation, advancement, graduation, and disciplinary action.

Committee Chair

Dawn DeWitt
dawn.dewitt@wsu.edu
509-368-6841

Committee Administrator

Alexandria Geiger
Medicine.SEPAC@wsu.edu

Committee Members

H. Frank Andersen
Chris Anderson
Judith Bowen
Lisa Burch-Windrem
Marina Chavez
Brahm Coler
Dawn Cooper
Heather Fox
Leila Harrison
Carl Heine
Shannon Helbling
Sandra Law
Judith Marcin
Ken Roberts
Jennifer Troiano
John Vassall
Farion Williams


Undergraduate Medical Education Committee

This committee has full and centralized responsibility and authority to design, manage and oversee the curriculum and assessment program for the MD education program.

Committee Chair

Lonika Sood
lonika.sood@wsu.edu
509-368-6915

Committee Administrator

Shannon McCarthy
shannon.r.mccarthy@wsu.edu

Committee Members

Gabriel Alemayehu
Charles Anderson
Kimberly Beine
Judith Bowen
Jaime Bowman
Marina Chavez
Amy Cheng
David Conley
Dawn Cooper
David Garcia
Erin Griffin
Anne Grossman
Matthew Hansen
Carl Heine
Shannon Helbling
Kevin Hodges
Dawn Kopp
Anjali Kumar
Chris Martin
Susan Matthew
Skye Mckennon
Henry Mroch
Radha Nandagopal
Ken Roberts
Sara Scott
Santiago Toro Posada
Adithya Vegaraju
Olivia Wang


OTHER

Conflict of Interest Committee

This committee works closely with the Office of Compliance to help determine what action is required for any faculty disclosed or Office of Compliance identified potential conflicts of interest within the College of Medicine.

Committee Chair

James Record, MD, JD, FACP
Interim Dean
james.record1@wsu.edu
509-368-6720

College Compliance Specialist

Annabel Hellekson
Annabel.hellekson@wsu.edu
509-368-6511