Tamara Shankel MD
Senior Associate Dean, Medical Student Education
Associate Professor, Pediatrics/Medicine/Medical Education
Foundations of Clinical Medicine Co-Course Director

Leonard S. Werner MD, MA
Professor, Medicine/Basic Science/Medical Education
Pathophysiology and Applied Physical Diagnosis Course Director

Nancy Heine MSEd, RN, ANP-BC
Assistant Professor, Medicine/Medical Education
Director, Clinical Skills Education Center

Rebekah Bartos Specht MSN, RN, FNP-BC 
Assistant Professor, Medicine/Medical Education

Kathy Herzberger MS, RN, BSN
Instructor, Medicine/Medical Education

Joanne Bonson
Standardized Patient Coordinator

Marisa Dalida
Administrative Assistant

Stephanie Valdez
Administrative Secretary

 

Clinical Skills Education Specialists

Faculty physicians have dedicated paid teaching time in the CSEC. The faculty physicians are responsible for teaching small-group clinical skills labs, evaluating and remediating clinical skills, developing and implementing OSCEs, training and monitoring standardized patients, and developing and facilitating simulation-based labs.

Matt Fong MD
Assistant Professor, Pediatrics

Suchaya Jinamornphongs MD
Assistant Professor, Internal Medicine

Leanna Lee MD
Assistant Professor, Pediatrics

Maria Belen Lohr MD
Assistant Professor, Family Medicine

Khiet Ngo DO
Assistant Professor, Pediatrics

Brenda Rea, MD
Assistant Professor, Preventive Medicine

Raymond Wong MD
Associate Professor, Internal Medicine