Julie Story Byerley, MD, MPH
Professor of Pediatrics
Vice Dean for Education, UNC School of Medicine
Vice Chair for Education, Pediatrics
919-962-8499

Karen Entrekin, Executive Assistant
to Julie Story Byerley, MD, MPH
Vice Dean for Education
Campus Box 7000, 4068 Bondurant Hall
919-843-7251

Kelly Cash
Director, Office of Medical Education
Bondurant Hall
919-843-3641

Kurt Gilliland, PhD.
Assistant Professor, Dept. of Cell Biology and Physiology
Assistant Dean of Curriculum and Evaluation, School of Medicine
224 Taylor Hall
919-966-1912

Beat Steiner, MD, MPH
Professor of Family Medicine
Director of Medical Student Programs, Department of Family Medicine
Assistant Dean for Clinical Education, University of North Carolina School of Medicine
919-966-2824

Foundation Phase Co-Directors

Tommy Koonce, MD
Clinical Assistant Professor
Family Medicine
919-966-3711

Marcia Hobbs, PhD
Research Professor
Department of Medicine
919-966-5050

Foundation Phase Coordinator

Jana Nietmann 919-843-9380

Patient Centered Care Course Directors

Mike Gilchrist, MD
Clinical Assistant Professor
Medicine Hospitalist
919-966-3423

Tommy Koonce, MD
Clinical Assistant Professor
Family Medicine
919-966-3711

Social and Health Systems Course

Sue E. Estroff, Ph.D.
Professor
Department of Social Medicine
CB 7240, 335 MacNider
919-843-8076

Jon Oberlander, PhD
Professor
Department of Social Medicine
346 MacNider
919-843-8269

Course Coordinator: Kathy Crosier

Medical Science Course Directors

Ashley G. Henderson, MD
Associate Professor
Division of Pulmonary & Critical Care Medicine
4133 Bioinformatics, CB 7020
919-966-2531

Edward Kernick, D.P.M.
Associate Professor
Department of Cell Biology and Physiology
442 Isaac Taylor Hall
919-966-2287

Medical Science Block Directors

Principles of Medicine:

Edward Kernick, D.P.M.

Carol Otey, Ph.D

Immunology:

Tom Belhorn, MD

Frank Church, Ph.D

Hematology:

Alice Ma, MD

Frank Church, Ph.D

Cardiovascular:

Lisa Rose-Jones, MD, FACC

Jon Homeister, MD/PhD

Respiratory:

Jenny Maguire, MD

Scott Randell, Ph.D

Urinary:

Koyal Jain, MD

Emily Moorefield, Ph.D

Gastrointestinal:

Daniel Kroch, MD

Emily Moorefield, Ph.D

Musculoskeletal:

Bob Esther, MD

Ed Kernick, D.P.M.

Chris Sayed, MD

Human Behavior in Health and Disease:

Kenan Penaskovic, MD

Lindsey Kennedy, PharmD

Neurosciences:

Ana Felix, MBChB

Marianne Meeker, Ph.D

Endocrine:

Deepa Kirk, MD

Marianne Meeker, Ph.D

Reproductive:

Jen Howell, MD

Carol Otey, Ph.D

Multi-Organ Synthesis:

Beth Jonas, MD FACR

Kurt Gilliland, Ph.D

Office of Medical Education Academic Affairs Team

Johanna Foster, MPA, 919-843-5907

Jana Nietmann, 919-843-9380

Joel Guerrero, 919-843-0855

NBME Examinations Coordinator

Gina Horne 919-966-0589

Application Phase Director

Amy Shaheen, MD, MsC
Professor of Medicine
Department of Internal Medicine
5014 Old Clinic Building, CB 7110
919-966-2276

Application Phase Coordinator

Julie Golding 919-966-2917

Care of Specific Populations Course Directors

Care of Hospitalized Children, Rick Hobbs, MD

Maternity and Newborn Care, Amy Bryant, MD, MSCR

Care of Patients with Mental Illness, Erin Malloy, MD

Hospital, Interventional, and Surgical Care Course Directors

Adult Inpatient, Christopher Klipstein, MD and Kathy Barnhouse, MD

General Surgery, Luigi Pascarella. MD

Community Based Longitudinal Care Course (CBLC)

Kelly Bossenbroek Fedoriw, MD and Karina Whelan, MD

Intensive Integration Course (II)

Population Health, Amy Denham, MD

Medical Sciences, Sean McLean, MD

Communication and Professionalism, Amy Weil, MD

NBME Examinations Coordinator
Gina Horne 919-966-0589

Individualization Phase Directors

Ana C G Felix, MBBCh
Assistant Professor
Physician’s Office Building G 176 CB#7025
919-966-5549

Peadar Noone, MD
Professor
4124 Bioinformatics
919-445-0344

Individualization Phase Coordinator:
Mindy McKinney 919-843-9373

Course Directors

Acting Internship, Lindsay Wilson, MD

Emergency and Critical Care, Sofia Aliaga, MD

Advanced Practice Selective (SHS5), Yee Lam, MD

Science of Medicine Selective, Christine Kistler, MD and Camille Ehre, MD

Advanced Clinical Selectives I and II, Kathy Barnhouse, MD

Transition to Residency, Peadar Noone, MD and Meg Kihlstrom, MD

Advanced Cardiovascular Life Support, Julie Messina

Electives, Tracy DeSelm, MD

Anatomy: Ed Kernick, D.P.M.

Behavioral Science: Gary Gala, MD

Biochemistry: Steve Crews, Ph.D

Cell Biology/Histology: Kurt Gilliland, Ph.D

Clinical Epidemiology: Seth Crockett, MD, MPH

Genetics: Bradford Powell, MD, Ph.D

Geriatrics: Ellen Roberts, Ph.D, MPH

Humanities and Social Sciences: Barry Saunders, MD, Ph.D

Microbiology: Marcia Hobbs, Ph.D

Nutrition: Steve Hursting, Ph.D, MPH, Alice Ammerman, DrPH

Pathology: Jonathan Homeister, MD

Pharmacology: Jim Fiordalisi, Ph.D

Physiology: Scott Randell, Ph.D

Radiology: Sheryl Jordan, MD, RCC

Sexual and Gender Minority: Emily Vander Schaaf, MD

TEC 1 Thread Director, Carol Otey, Ph.D

TEC 2 Thread Director, Cristin Colford, MD

TEC 3 Thread Director, Amy Shaheen, MD, MPH

Professional Development Thread Director, Sue Estroff, MD

Georgette Dent, MD
Associate Professor, Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine
Associate Dean for Student Affairs
919-962-8334

Alice Chuang, MD, MEd
Associate Professor, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology
Assistant Dean for Student Affairs
919-843-7851

Taylor Harbin
Executive Assistant to Georgette Dent & Beat Steiner
1060 Boundurant Hall
919-962-8334

Elizabeth Steadman, Ph.D
Director for Student Support
919-962-6113

Emily Cooper, MA
Registrar
919-962-6113

Jen Burkhart
Assistant Registrar for Foundation Phase
919-962-8180

Dustin Norris
Assistant Registrar for Application Phase and VSAS Coordinator
919-843-7095

Allison Speagle
Assistant Registrar for Credentialing
919-962-8337

Shelia Graham McDonald
Financial Aid Officer
919-962-6117

Denitra Price
Financial Aid Counselor
919-962-6118

Debbie Williams
Financial Aid Accountant
919-962-6114

Bernice Mayo
Health and Safety Coordinator, ERAS Coordinator
919-962-6112

Sara Tinkham
Administrative Director for Medical Student Advising Programs
919-962-8104

Maureen Rosen
Staff Writer
919-962-6099

Isaiah Mckeithan
Administrative Support Associate
919-962-8335

Camila Restrepo Chavez
Visiting Student Coordinator
(919) 962-5511

Deborah Ingersoll, Ph.D
Director of Academic Assistance
919-843-6171

Ebony Alston
Office of Academic Excellence Coordinator
(919) 962-8207

Allison Schad
Director of Student Wellness
(919) 843-4171

Johanna Foster, MPA
Director of Curriculum Support
919-843-5907

Anna Brown
Accreditation Project Manager
919-962-7047

Foundation Phase

Jana Nietmann
Assistant Director of Curriculum Support – Foundation Phase
919-843-9380

Joel Guerrero
Patient Centered Care Coordinator
919-843-0855

Gina Horne
Student Services Specialist 
919-966-0589

Application Phase

Julie Golding
Assistant Director of Curriculum Support – Application Phase
919-966-2917

Courtney Lewis
Application Phase Support

Individualization Phase

Mindy McKinney
Assistant Director of Curriculum Support – Individualization Phase
919-843-9373

Courtney Garcia
Individualization Phase Support
(919) 966-2890

Megan Goldsby
Individualization Phase Support

Dale Krams
Director of Evaluation
919-843-9370

Doug Hudson, MLS
CME Planning Coordinator
919-537-3811

Kelly Cash
Director, Office of Medical Education
919-843-3641

Cortilya Jones
OME Accountant
919-843-7242

Vickie Cecil
Administrative Support
919-843-5916

Shannon Isley
HR Consultant
919-962-2415

Evan Marsh
Business Systems Analyst
919-843-7918

For general inquiries: Lecture_Capture@med.unc.edu

Gordon Palmer
Media Applications Analyst
919-966-3782

Kenneth Brooks
Technology Support Technician
919-445-6205

For general inquiries: chmed@med.unc.edu

Nilsa Morales
Assistant Operations Manager
919-966-1138

For general inquiries: scheduling@med.unc.edu

Ken Perkins
Scheduling Coordinator
919-843-8884

Director & Assistant Dean: Robyn Latessa, MD 828-771-3429

Associate Director: Sandy Whitlock, MD 828-771-3433

Director of Student Affairs: Gaye Colvin, MLIS 828-771-3434

Director of Curriculum: Jessica Poston 828-771-3468

Program & Fiscal Specialist, Terri Ippolito 828-771-3433

Program Coordinator: Kimberly Vanhoose 828-348-3620

Director, Individualization Phase Programming: Lisa Keiber 828-255-5856

Director of Didactics: Josh Bernstein, MD

Associate Dean & President/CEO MAHEC: Jeff Heck, MD 828-257-4406

Course Directors

Cardiology: Rhoda Brosnan MD

Ethics: Kathy Meacham PhD and Ira Sloan, MD

Emergency Medicine: Sumner Mitchell MD

Family Medicine: Benjamin Gilmer MD

Internal Medicine: Josh Bernstein MD

Neurology: Duff Rardin MD

OB/Gyn: Andrea Currens MD

Pediatrics: Chelsea Ragland MD

Psychiatry: Steve Buie MD

Radiology: Charlie Rowe MD

Surgery: Randy Johnson MD

Regional Campus Director: Heather Tarantino, MD, FACP

Director of Academic Services: Michelle Birch, MD

Director, Operations & Finance: Celeste Colcord, MBA 704-446-5556

Administrative Contact: Melody Jankowski 704-355-3147

CBLC Family Medicine Director: Jay Patel

CBLC and Internal Medicine Outpatient Director: Iris Cheng, MD

CBLC Pediatrics Director:  Courtney Brantley

CBLC Didactics Point Person: Michele Birch

CBLC Site Coordinator:  Felecia Lassiter

CSP Psychiatry Director: Rodney Villanueva, MD

CSP Psychiatry Coordinator: Tonya Wilson 704-446-5562

CSP OB/GYN Director: Susan Bliss, MD

CSP OB/GYN Coordinator: Gina Davis 704-355-3829

CSP Pediatrics Inpatient Director: Ameesh Shah, MD

CSP Pediatrics Site Coordinator: Grant Pallesen

CSP Peds Coordinator: Sierra Owens, 704-381-6804

HISC Internal Medicine Inpatient Director: Nicholas Young, MD

HISC Internal Medicine Coordinator: Enid Stanford 704-355-8368

HISC Surgery Director: Gaurav Sachdev

HISC Surgery Coordinator: Jon Beni 704-446-6556

II Ultrasound Director: Margaret Lewis, MD

II Simulation Director: Catherine Wares, MD

II Emergency Medicine Director: Emily MacNeill, MD

II Social and Health Systems Science Director: Iris Cheng, MD

II Social and Health Systems Science Course Coordinator: Tonya Wilson, MSW, 704-446-5562

Course Coordinator: Celeste Concord, MBA 704-446-5556

NBME Examinations Coordinator: Jon Beni 704-446-6556

Charlotte Campus Accessibility & Accommodations Contact: Celeste Colcord, MBA 704-446-5556

Regional Campus Director: 

Regional Campus Administrator/Director of Student Affairs: Meredith Hughes, MEd

Student Placement Program Coordinator: Tiffany Conway, BA

CBLC Co-Site Director: Hayley Afanador

CBLC Site Coordinator: Tiffany Conway

CSP Site Director: Lauren Gainor

CSP Site Coordinator: Carolyn Whitehead

CSP Administrator: Tiffany Conway, BA

HISC Surgery Course Director: Elizabeth Acquista, MD, FACS

HISC Surgery Student Coordinator: Beth Smith

HISC Medicine Course Director: Martin Butler, MD, FACP

HISC Medicine Student Coordinator: Donna Gallagher

Campus Director: Bert Fields

Campus Administrator: Wanda Price

CBLC Site Director: Bert Fields, Suresh Nagappan and Brittany McIntyre

CBLC Site Coordinator: Wanda Price

CSP Site Director: Suresh Nagappan

CSP Site Coordinator: Wanda Price

HISC Site Director: Larry Klima

HISC Site Coordinator: Wanda Price

Campus Director: John Perry

Campus Administrator: Shantell Jordan

CBLC Site Director: Rasheeda Monroe, Jesse Hart and Stuart Levin

CBLC Site Coordinator: Erin Bakal

CSP Program Director:  Rasheeda Monroe

CSP Site Director: J.B. Lykes

CSP Site Coordinator: Brenda Nabors

HISC Site Director: John Perry

HISC Site Coordinator: Shantell Jordan

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