Student Support Philosophy
“Striving for excellence in program organization is what motivates me and is a critical component to a successful and thriving educational program; guiding students on their path to success, helping them grow, and fostering a positive and encouraging learning environment are my areas of focus.”
Rentea, R, Lewis, B, Leisten, A, Treat, R, Redlich, P. Influence of Clerkship Sites on NBME Surgery Subject Exam Performance. Am J Surg. 2015 Aug;210(2):396-400. doi: 10.1016/j.amjsurg.2014.12.035.
Lewis BD, Leisten AJ, Arteaga D, Treat R, Brasel K, Redlich PR. Does the Current Surgical Clerkship Meet the Needs of Practicing Primary Care Physicians? Wisconsin Medical Journal. 2009; 108(8):398-402.
Honors and Awards
Association for Surgical Education Clerkship Coordinator Award, 2015 – Given annually to one surgical student program administrator nationally.
T. Michael Bolger Standing Ovation Award, 2014 – In recognition of excellence in service to Medical College of Wisconsin students.
Learning Resources Fund Innovative Educational Project Award, 2014 – Received for team project “Development of a Clinical Breast Exam Web-Based Module Useful throughout Medical School Curriculum.”
Master of Science in Management (MSM) – Cardinal Stritch University, 2015
Bachelor of Arts in Communication (BA) Wisconsin Lutheran College, 2001
Experience in medical education program coordination at the Medical College of Wisconsin, 2001-present.