Faces of Stritch

Meet the Deans

Steve A. N. Goldstein, MD, PhD

Steve A. N. Goldstein, MD, PhD

Dean, Stritch School of Medicine

Mitchell Denning, PhD

Mitchell Denning, PhD

Professor, Department of Pathology

Graduate Program Director, Biochemistry and Molecular Biology Program

Interim Vice Dean for Research, SSOM

Gregory Gruener, MD, MBA, MHPE

Gregory Gruener, MD, MBA, MHPE

Vice Dean for Education
Office of Medical Education

James Mendez, PhD

James Mendez, PhD

Associate Dean, Student Affairs
Office of Student Affairs

Neil Clipstone, PhD

Neil Clipstone, PhD

Associate Dean for Biomedical and Translational Sciences
First Year Curricular Director
Office of Medical Education

Amy Blair, MD

Amy Blair, MD

Assistant Dean for Clinical Transformation
Fourth Year Curricular Director
Director, Center for Community & Global Health
Office of Medical Education

Mary Boyle, MD

Mary Boyle, MD

Assistant Dean for Clinical Formation
Office of Medical Education

Scott Graziano, MD, MS

Scott Graziano, MD, MS

Assistant Dean for Clinical Development
Third Year Curricular Director
Office of Medical Education

Theresa Kristopaitis, MD

Theresa Kristopaitis, MD

Assistant Dean for Curriculum Integration
Second Year Curricular Director
Office of Medical Education

Trent Reed, DO

Trent Reed, DO

Assistant Dean for Simulation Education
Office of Medical Education

Keith Muccino, SJ, MD

Keith Muccino, SJ, MD

Associate Dean for Clinical Performance
Office of Medical Education

Sunny Nakae, MSW, PhD

Sunny Nakae, MSW, PhD

Assistant Dean of Admissions, Recruitment & Student Life
Office of Student Affairs

Freager Williams, MD

Freager Williams, MD

Assistant Dean
Office of Diversity, Equity, & Inclusion

Beth Sonntag, MAdEd

Beth Sonntag, MAdEd

Beth Sonntag, MAdEd
Assistant Dean, Student Affairs
Office of Student Affairs

Meet the Directors (top)

Mark Kuczewski, PhD

Mark Kuczewski, PhD

Director of the Neiswanger Institute of Bioethics & Health Policy

John O'Callaghan, SJ

John O'Callaghan, SJ

Senior Chaplain
University Ministry

Josh Hopps, PhD

Josh Hopps, PhD

Assistant Dean Academic Success and Director Academic Center For Excellence And Accessibility,
Medical Education

Sandra Cavalieri, MSTD

Sandra Cavalieri, MSTD

Administrative Director
Office of Medical Education, Educational Affairs

Haydee Nauert, MSF

Haydee Nauert, MSF

Administrative Director
Office of Student Affairs

Katherine Wasson, PhD, MPH

Katherine Wasson, PhD, MPH

Assistant Professor
Neiswanger Institute of Bioethics & Health Policy

Virginia

Virginia "Ginny" McCarthy, MDiv

Director
University Ministry

Darrell Nabers, MS

Darrell Nabers, MS

Director of Admissions
Office of Admissions

Tammy Patterson, MBA, MPA

Tammy Patterson, MBA, MPA

Associate Director
Office of Financial Aid

Donna Quinones

Donna Quinones

Administrative Director
Center for Simulation Education

Mary Van Houten, MBA

Mary Van Houten, MBA

Registrar
Office of Registration & Records

Laura Zaucha

Laura Zaucha

Assistant Bursar
Office of the Bursar

Julie Steinecker

Julie Steinecker

Assistant Registrar
Office of Registration & Records

Meet the First Year Course Directors (top)

William Simmons, PhD

William Simmons, PhD

Course Director,
Molecular Cell Biology & Genetics
Department of Pharmacology

James Winger, MD

James Winger, MD

Course Director,
Patient Centered Medicine 1
Department of Family Medicine

Michael Dauzvardis, PhD

Michael Dauzvardis, PhD

Course Director,
Structure of the Human Body
Department of Medical Education
Office of Medical Education

Kimberly Foreman, PhD

Kimberly Foreman, PhD

Assistant Course Director, Molecular Cell Biology & Genetics
Department of Pathology

Jessica McIntyre, MD

Jessica McIntyre, MD

Assistant Course Director,
Patient Centered Medicine I
Department of Family Medicine

Robert Frysztak, PhD

Robert Frysztak, PhD

Assistant Course Director, Structure of the Human Body
Department of Medical Education
Office of Medical Education

Kate Goldhaber, MD

Kate Goldhaber, MD

Course Director,
Behavioral Medicine & Development

Toni Pak, PhD

Toni Pak, PhD

Course Director,
Function of the Human Body
Department of Physiology

Herbert Mathews, PhD

Herbert Mathews, PhD

Course Director,
Host Defense
Department of Microbiology & Immunology

Lydia Don Carlos, PhD

Lydia Don Carlos, PhD

Assistant Course Director,
Function of the Human Body
Department of Physiology

Phong Le, PhD

Phong Le, PhD

Assistant Course Director,
Host Defense
Department of Microbiology & Immunology

 

Meet the Medical Education Coordinators (top)

Amy Andel

Amy Andel

Medical Education Coordinator
Family Medicine and Psychiatry Clerkship
Office of Medical Education, Educational Affairs

Renata Barylowicz

Renata Barylowicz

Medical Education Coordinator
PCM III course, Surgery and Emergency Medicine Clerkship
Office of Medical Education, Educational Affairs

Rina Goslawski

Rina Goslawski

Medical Education Coordinator
Mechanisms of Human Disease
Office of Medical Education, Educational Affairs

Jackie Greer

Jackie Greer

Medical Education Coordinator
Behavioral Medicine & Development, Pharmacology & Therapeutics and Neurology Clerkship
Office of Medical Education, Educational Affairs

Ana Juarez

Ana Juarez

Medical Education Coordinator
Obstetrics-Gynecology and Pediatric Clerkship
Office of Medical Education, Educational Affairs

Debi Kurcab

Debi Kurcab

Medical Education Coordinator
Medicine and Sub-internship Clerkship
Office of Medical Education, Educational Affairs

Agape Lamberis

Agape Lamberis

Medical Education Coordinator
Structure of the Human Body and Host Defense
Office of Medical Education, Educational Affairs

Maureen Locklund

Maureen Locklund

Medical Education Coordinator
Molecular, Cell Biology & Genetics and Function of the Human Body
Office of Medical Education, Educational Affairs

Lester Medley

Lester Medley

Medical Education Coordinator
Patient Centered Medicine II
Office of Medical Education, Educational Affairs

Diane Stancik

Diane Stancik

Medical Education Coordinator
Patient Centered Medicine I
Office of Medical Education, Educational Affairs

Meet the Staff (top)

Alia Poulos, MA

Alia Poulos, MA

Student Life Coordinator
Office of Student Affairs

Catherine Jardien, MA

Catherine Jardien, MA

Admissions Counselor
Office of Admissions

Mark Torrez

Mark Torrez

Program Manager
Office of Diversity, Equity, & Inclusion

Rosemary Calcagno

Rosemary Calcagno

Registration Specialist
Office of Registration and Records

Lydia Danielewicz

Lydia Danielewicz

Records Coordinator
Office of Registration & Records

Delores

Delores "Dee" Harris

Administrative Secretary
Office of Student Affairs

Danny Munoz

Danny Munoz

Clinical Skills Assistant
Center for Simulation Education

Lee Barrette

Lee Barrette

Administrative Secretary
Office of Student Affairs

Claudia Kubnick

Claudia Kubnick

Executive Secretary
Office of Medical Education

Lucia Garcia, MEd

Lucia Garcia, MEd

Assistant Director
Center for Community & Global Health
Office of Medical Education

Diane Ziomek

Diane Ziomek

Executive Assistant
Office of the Dean and Provost

Sam Hung, MD

Sam Hung, MD

Assistant Professor
Department of Medicine

Lynn Wawrzyniak, MBA

Lynn Wawrzyniak, MBA

Financial Aid Analyst/Counselor
Office of Student Financial Aid