Department Chairs

Foundational Science Departments

DepartmentChair
Anatomy & Cell BiologyEspen E. Spangenburg, PhD (Interim)
Assistant: Sheaneatha Applewhite-Hopkins
Biochemistry & Molecular BiologyJohn Cavanagh, PhD
Assistant: Ethel White
Bioethics & Interdisciplinary StudiesMaria A. Clay, PhD
Assistant: Lisa Bagnell
Comparative MedicineKaren Oppelt, DVM (Interim)
Assistant: Turner Powers
Microbiology & ImmunologyEverett C. Pesci, PhD
Assistant: Kristy Letchworth
Pharmacology & ToxicologyRaymond R. Mattingly, PhD
Assistant: Jackie Hooker
PhysiologyEspen E. Spangenburg, PhD (Interim)
Assistant: Renee Liang
Public HealthSuzanne Lazorick, MD, MPH
Assistant: David Liverman

Clinical Departments

DepartmentChair
Cardiovascular SciencesMark D. Iannettoni, MD
Assistant: Stephanie Goodwin
CADA: Michael C. Williams
Emergency MedicineLeigh Patterson, MD
Assistant: Monica Gould
CADA: Jennifer Muir
Family MedicineChelley K. Alexander, MD
Assistant: Vacant
CADA: Janice Paris
Internal MedicinePaul Bolin, MD
Assistant: Bobbie Harris
CADA: Mark James
Obstetrics/GynecologyJames Whiteside, MD
Assistant: Vacant
CADA: Caryl Holoman
Pathology & Laboratory MedicineJohn T. Fallon, PhD, MD
Assistant: Christy Hines
CAM: Donna Tedder
Pediatrics Matthew R. Ledoux, MD
Assistant: Teresa Hobgood
CADA: Mitzi Witherington
Physical Medicine & RehabilitationClinton Faulk, MD
Assistant: Brandy Wilson
CADA: vacant
Psychiatry & Behavioral MedicineMichael Lang, MD, MS
Assistant:Devin Fagnano
CADA: Vickie Haley
Radiation OncologyAndrew Ju, MD
Assistant: Annette Dixon
CAM: David Wiggins
SurgeryEric J. DeMaria, MD
Assistant: Jeannine Haddock
CADA: Symbra Ross