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Meet Our Team

Faculty Directors

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Adina Luba Kalet, MD, MPH

Director, Robert D. and Patricia E. Kern Institute for the Transformation of Medical Education Stephen and Shelagh Roell Endowed Chair

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M. Chris Decker, MD

Director, Culture & Systems Pillar, Kern Institute

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Cassie Ferguson, MD

Director, Student Pillar, Kern Institute

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Jose Franco, MD

Director, Cross Pillar, Kern Institute

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Alexandra Harrington, MD, MT (ASCP)

Director, Faculty Pillar, Kern Institute

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Marty Muntz, MD

Director, Curriculum Pillar, Kern Institute

Institute Staff

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Venus Coates, MBA

Department Administrator, Kern Institute

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Cassidy Berns

Program Coordinator III, Student Pillar, Kern Institute

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Hason Muhammad

Administrative Associate, Kern Institute

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Julia Schmitt

Program Manager & Senior Communications Consultant, Kern Institute

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Kaicey von Stockhausen

Program Coordinator III, Curriculum Pillar, Kern Institute

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Joan Weiss

Program Coordinator III, Cross Pillar, Kern Institute

Faculty Contributors

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Tavinder Ark, PhD

Assistant Professor

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Bruce H. Campbell, MD

Member, Faculty Pillar, Kern Institute

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Erica Chou, MD

Member, Curriculum Pillar, Kern Institute

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Christopher S. Davis, MD, MPH

Member, Faculty and Cross Pillars, Kern Institute

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Arthur R. Derse, MD, JD

Member, Culture & Systems Pillar, Kern Institute

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Elizabeth Ellinas, MD

Member, Faculty and Cross Pillars, Kern Institute

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Kathlyn Fletcher, MD, MA

Member, Curriculum Pillar, Kern Institute

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Jeff D. Fritz, PhD

Member, Curriculum Pillar, Kern Institute

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Mary Ann Gilligan, MD, MPH

Member, Faculty and Curriculum Pillars, Kern Institute

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Kathryn Havens, MD

Member, Culture & Systems Pillar, Kern Institute

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Fabrice Jotterand, PhD

Member, Cross Pillar, Kern Institute

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Kristina Kaljo, PhD

Member, Faculty and Cross Pillars, Kern Institute

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Michael Lund, MD

Member, Student Pillar, Kern Institute

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Jane Machi, MD

Member, Student Pillar, Kern Institute

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Karen J. Marcdante, MD

Member, Faculty Pillar, Kern Institute

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Jayshil Patel, MD

Member, Curriculum Pillar, Kern Institute

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Wendy Peltier, MD

Member, Faculty Pillar, Kern Institute

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Kurt Pfeifer, MD

Member, Student and Curriculum Pillars, Kern Institute

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Sandra L. Pfister, PhD

Member, Faculty Pillar, Kern Institute

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Alicia M. Pilarski, DO

Member, Culture & Systems Pillar, Kern Institute

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Malika L. Siker, MD

Member, Student Pillar, Kern Institute

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Ryan Spellecy, PhD

Member, Cross Pillar, Kern Institute

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Chris Stawski, PhD

Member, Student and Culture & Systems Pillars, Kern Institute

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Bipin Thapa, MD, MS, FACP

Member, Faculty Pillar, Kern Institute