May 21, 2018  
2017-2018 Catalog 
2017-2018 Catalog


Office of the Dean

Frank Filipetto, DO, FACOFP, Interim Dean

Jennifer Moody, Sr. Executive Assistant

Frank Papa, DO, PhD, Professor of Medical Education, Associate Dean for Curricular Design & Faculty Development

A.J. Randolph, MBA, Senior Academic and Business Director

Katherine Davis, Administrative Associate

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Office of Admissions & Outreach

Mike Kennedy, EdD, Director

Patrick Middleton, MEd, Assistant Director

Caroline Hunter, MEd, Assistant Director

Ann Smith, MEd, Academic Program Coordinator

Caroline Gourley, Recruitment/Admissions Associate

Lindsay Shupala, Recruitment/Admissions Associate

Stephanie Harris, Student Records Associate

Contact Information:
817-735-2204 or Toll Free 800-535-8266

Office of Academic Affairs

David C. Mason, DO, MBA, FACOFP, Interim Senior Associate Dean for Academic Affairs

Erin Milam, Executive Assistant

Michael L. Smith, PhD, Year I Curriculum Director

Carolyn L. Mosley-Reney, MEd, Year I Academic Program Manager

Michael W. Oglesby, PhD, Year II Curriculum Director

Amy L. Chambers, Year II Academic Program Manager

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Simulation & Classroom Technology

Nancy Tierney, PhD, RN, ACNP-BC, Director of Medical Simulation

Jan Jowitt, RN, Standardized Patient Trainer

Tony Martinez, Technical Support II

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Office of Clinical Education

Kollier Hinkle, MD, Assistant Dean for Clinical Education

Katy Kemp, MEd, Director of Clinical Education

Lisa Maldonado, Assistant Director of Clinical Education

Carolyn Anderson, Obstetrics and Gynecology Clerkship Coordinator

Trystyn Buckley, Geriatric Clerkship Coordinator

Twila Bucksath, Family Medicine Clerkship Coordinator

Michelle Daskal, Psychiatry Clerkship Coordinator

Ann Drake, Pediatrics Clerkship Coordinator

Laura Fuller, Academic Program Specialist

Mesa Herod, Academic Program Specialist

Ana Macias, Academic Program Specialist

Cari McTaggart, Osteopathic Manipulative Medicine Clerkship Coordinator

Amber Pritchett, Senior Administrative Coordinator

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Office of Rural Medical Education

John Gibson, MD, Assistant Dean for Rural Medical Education

A. Clifton Cage, DO, ACOFP, Associate Professor

Patricia Connally, DO, Assistant Professor

Lee Ann Cunningham. Rural Community Assistant Director

Stacy Abraham, MPH, Research Assistant Director

Kaily Owens, Executive Assistant

Sarah Taylor, Senior Administrative Associate

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Office of Graduate Medical Education & Educational Programs

Lisa R. Nash, DO, MS-HPEd, FAAFP, Senior Associate Dean for Graduate Medical Education

Rynn Ziller, Ed.D, Assistant Professor and Executive Director Advisory Colleges

Helene Alphonso, DO, Director of Osteopathic Medical Education

Jessica H. Chavez, MiM, OPTI Administrator

Andrea Davis, Academic Program Coordinator

Kristi Hayworth, Academic Program Coordinator

Aurea Baez-Martinez, Academic Program Coordinator

Lauren Booe, Career Development Coordinator

Melva Landrum, Career Development Coordinator

John Lentz, IT Specialist 

Cindy McGuire, Academic Program Coordinator

Sharon Manson, MA, Educational Program Manager

Cindy Passmore, MA, Director, Faculty Development Center

Julie Schwartz, Executive Assistant

Nicole Williams-Hall, Executive Assistant

David Stone, DO, FACOS, Residency Counselor

Brenda Wilson, Educational Program Manager

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Osteopathic Research Center

John Licciardone, DO, MS, MBA, Executive Director

Cathleen Kearns, Research Assistant Director

Amanda Pavlick, Senior Administrative Coordinator

Contact Information: 817-735-5410


Eric Beck, DO, MPH, Chairman of Emergency Medicine

W. Paul Bowman, MD, Chairman of Pediatrics

Janice Knebl, DO, MBA, Interim Chairman of Internal Medicine, Professor of Geriatrics

Ryan Seals, DO, Interim Chairman of Family Medicine/Osteopathic Manipulative Medicine

Albert Yurvati, DO, PhD, FACOS, FICS, FAHA, Chairman of Medical Education