Aug 24, 2019  
2018-2019 Catalog 
2018-2019 Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]


Office of the Dean

Frank Filipetto, DO, FACOFP, Interim Dean

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

Katherine Davis, Administrative Associate

Jennifer Moody, Senior Executive Assistant

Frank Papa, DO, PhD, Associate Dean for Curricular Design & Faculty Development

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Office of Admissions & Outreach

Mike Kennedy, EdD, Director

Stephanie Harris, Student Records Associate

Caroline Hunter, MEd, Assistant Director

Patrick Middleton, MEd, Assistant Director

Lindsay Shupala, Recruitment/Admissions Associate

Ann Smith, MEd, Academic Program Coordinator

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

Joycelyn Bryant, Senior Administrative Associate

Amy L. Chambers, Year II Academic Program Manager

Caroline Gourley, Senior Administrative Associate

Erin Milam, Executive Assistant

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

Michael L. Smith, PhD, Year I Curriculum Director

Michael W. Oglesby, PhD, Year II Curriculum Director

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Simulation & Classroom Technology

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

Joshua Christian, Administrative Coordinator

Jan Jowitt, RN, BSN, DHA, 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, Surgery 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, Internal Medicine Clerkship Coordinator

Malissa Turner, Geriatric and Emergency Medicine Clerkship Coordinator

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Office of Rural Medical Education

John Gibson, MD, Assistant Dean for Rural Medical Education

Stacy Abraham, MPH, Research Assistant Director

A. Clifton Cage, DO, ACOFP, Associate Professor

Patricia Connally, DO, Assistant Professor

Lee Ann Cunningham, Rural Community Assistant Director

Kaily Owens, Executive Assistant

Sarah Taylor, Senior Administrative Associate

Contact Information:
817-735-2275 or 817-735-2242

Office of Graduate Medical Education & Educational Programs

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

Rynn Ziller, EdD, Assistant Professor and Executive Director Advising & Career Development

Helene Alphonso, DO, Director of Osteopathic Medical Education

Aurea Baez-Martinez, Academic Program Coordinator

Jessica H. Chavez, EdD, OPTI Administrator

Andrea Davis, Academic Program Coordinator

Lauren Goodpaster, MS, Career Development Coordinator, Advising & Career Development

Kristi Hayworth, Academic Program Coordinator

Melva Landrum, Assistant Director, Advising & Career Development

John Lentz, IT Specialist 

Sharon Manson, EdD Educational Program Manager

Cindy Passmore, MA, Director, Faculty Development Center

Julie Schwartz, Executive Assistant

David Stone, DO, FACOS, Residency Counselor

Ashton Whaley, MBA, Academic Program Coordinator

Nicole Williams-Hall, MBA, Executive Assistant

Brenda Wilson, MS, 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

Kellie Flood-Shaffer, MD, Affiliate Division Chairman of Obstetrics & Gynecology

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

Alan Podawiltz, DO, MS, Affiliate Division Chairman of Psychiatry and Behavioral Medicine

Robert Richard, DO, Affiliate Division Chairman of Community Medicine

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

Russell Wagner, MD, Affiliate Division Chairman of Orthopaedics

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