Division of Biology and Medicine
BioMed Faculty Administration

Academic Department Administration

Find contact information for leadership and administration in biology and clinical departments.

Department Contacts

Biology Education (BUE)
Section of Biology Education

Kate Smith, PhD
Senior Associate Dean of Biology Education, Associate Professor of Medical Science
Box GA-124

Scott Rathbun
Program Manager
Box GA-124
Phone: 401-863-9624

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Ecology and Evolutionary Organismal Biology (EEOB)

David Rand, PhD
Chair of Ecology, Evolution, and Organismal Biology and Stephen T. Olney Professor of Natural History
Box G-W202
Phone: 401-863-2890
Fax: 401-863-2166

Shannon Silva
Department Manager
Box G-W107
Phone: 401-863-1976
Fax: 401-863-2166

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Molecular Biology, Cell Biology, and Biochemistry (MCB)

Kim Mowry, PhD
Chair of Molecular Biology, Cell Biology and Biochemistry and Robin Chemers Neustein Professor of Biomedicine
Box G-L268
Phone: 401-863-3636
Fax: 401-863-1182 

Amy Cohen
Department Manager
Box G-L 206C
Phone: 401-863-1654
Fax: 401-863-1182

Michelle Graves
Administrative HR Coordinator
Box G-L 206D
Phone: 401-863-3528

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Molecular Microbiology & Immunology (MMI)

Richard Bennett, PhD
Chair of Molecular Microbiology and Immunology and Charles A. and Helen B. Stuart Professor of Molecular Microbiology and Immunology
Box G-B5
Phone: 401-863-9645

Wendy Simas
Acting Department Manager
Box G-B5
Phone: 401-863-9585
Fax: 401-863-2925 

Kristina Santilli
Administrative HR Coordinator
Phone: 401-863-9063

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Neuroscience

Anne Hart, PhD
Chair of Neuroscience and Professor of Neuroscience
Box G-LN
Phone: 401-863-2822

Kathy Gerlach
Department Manager
Box GL-N
Phone: 401-863-3548

Jaelah Lopes
Administrative HR Coordinator
Box GL-N
Phone: 401-863-1054

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Pathology and Laboratory Medicine

Jonathan Kurtis, MD, PhD
Chair of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Stanley M. Aronson Professor of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, and Director of the MD-PhD Program
Box G-E5
Phone: 401-444-7375
Fax: 401-444-7854

Amy Sousa
Department Manager 
Box G-E5
Phone: 401-863-3119

Elizabeth Boynton
Administrative Coordinator
Phone: 401-863-5667

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Department Contacts
Anesthesiology

Gildasio De Oliveira, MD
Chair of Anesthesiology, Professor of Anesthesiology
Box G-RIH/Anesthesiology
Phone: 401-444-4943

Lori Haggstrom
Department Administrator
Phone: 401-444-7384

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Dermatology

Abrar Qureshi, MD
Chair of Dermatology, Warren Alpert Foundation Professor of Dermatology, and Professor of Epidemiology
Box G-RIH/Dermatology
Phone: 401-444-7137

Erika Abou-Kelila
Executive Assistant
Phone: 401-444-7415

Jaime Longval
Manager of Academic and Research Affairs

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Diagnostic Imaging

Mahesh V. Jayaraman, MD
Chair of Diagnostic Imaging, Professor of Diagnostic Imaging, Professor of Neurosurgery, and Professor of Neurology
Box G-RIH 377
Phone: 401-444-5184
Fax: 401-444-5017

Gayle Pascetta
Department Administrator
Box G-RIH 377
Phone: 401-444-5184
Fax: 401-444-5017 

Emergency Medicine

Linda Brown, MD MSCE
Chair of Emergency Medicine, Vice Chair of Pediatric Emergency Medicine, Professor of Emergency Medicine, and Professor of Pediatrics,
Box G-RIH/Emergency Medicine
Phone: 401-444-5141
Fax: 401-444-4307

Brenda Bordieri
Department Administrator
Box G-RIH/Emergency Medicine
Phone: 401-444-6223
Fax: 401-444-4307

Family Medicine

Caroline Richardson, MD
Chair of Family Medicine, George A. and Marilyn M. Bray Professor of Family Medicine
Phone: 734-846-1211

Lynn Menatian
Department Administrator
Phone: 401-921-7981, ext 77981
Fax: 401-729-2856

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Medicine

Louis Rice, MD
Chair of Medicine, Joukowsky Family Professor of Medicine, and Professor of Molecular Microbiology and Immunology
Box G-RIH/Main 149.2

Mena Orabona
Executive Assistant
Box G-RIH/Jane Brown 052
Phone: 401-444-5678
Fax: 401-444-5492

Tricia Meehan
Department Administrator
Box G-RIH/Grads 217
Phone: 401-444-8291

Medical Science

B. Star Hampton, MD
Senior Associate Dean for Medical Education, Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Division of Urogynecology and Reconstructive Pelvic Surgery, and Professor of Medical Sciences, Section of Medical Education
222 Richmond Street
Providence, RI 02903
Phone: 401-863-9478

Elizabeth Tocco
Executive Assistant
222 Richmond Street
Providence, RI 02903
Phone: 401-863-9478

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Neurology

Karen Furie, MD
Chair of Neurology, Samuel I. Kennison, M.D., and Bertha S. Kennison Professor of Clinical Neuroscience, and Professor of Neurology
Box G-RIH/Neurology
Phone: 401-444-8715
Fax: 401-444-8781

Deb Lopes
Office Manager
Phone: 401-444-8715
Fax: 401-444-8781

Marsha Kartzman
Academic Enrichment Coordinator, Faculty Administrator
Box G-RIH/Neurology
Phone: 401-444-2734
Fax: 401-444-8781

Stacy Whirl
Department Administrator
Box G-RIH/Neurology
Phone: 401-444-8467
Fax: 401-444-8781

Neurosurgery

Ziya Gokaslan, MD
Chair of Neurosurgery, Professor of Neurosurgery
Box G-RIH/Neurosurgery
Phone: 401-793-9132

Roselee Rego
Program Manager, Administrative and Academic Affairs
Box G-RIH/Neurosurgery
Phone: 401-793-9132
Fax: 401-444-2781

Krystyna Maxwell
Academic Coordinator
Box G-RIH/Neurosurgery
Phone: 401-793-9135

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Obstetrics and Gynecology

Methodius Tuuli, MD, MPH, MBA
Chair of Obstetrics and Gynecology and Chace-Joukowsky Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology
Box G-WIH 1453
Phone: 401-430-1575

Kathy Farnum
Department Administrator
Box G-WIH 1453
Phone: 401-430-1575

Denise Flinn
Senior Administrative Assistant
Box G-WIH 1453
Phone: 401-274-8554

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Orthopaedics

Edward Akelman, MD
Chair of Orthopaedics and Vincent Zecchino, MD Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery
MOC Suite 200, 2 Dudley Street
Phone: 401-444-5985
Fax: 401-457-2198

Robin Morin
Department Administrator
MOC Suite 200, 2 Dudley Street
Phone: 401-444-5985
Fax: 401-457-2198

Pathology and Laboratory Medicine

Jonathan Kurtis, MD, PhD
Chair of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Stanley M. Aronson Professor of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, and  Director of the MD-PhD Program
Box G-E5
Phone: 401-444-7375
Fax: 401-444-7854

Amy Sousa
Department Manager 
Box G-E5
Phone: 401-863-3119
Fax: 401-863-9008

Elizabeth Boynton
Administrative Coordinator
Phone: 401-863-5667

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Pediatrics

Phyllis Dennery, MD
Chair of Pediatrics, Sylvia Kay Hassenfeld Professor of Pediatrics, and Professor of Molecular Biology, Cell Biology and Biochemistry
Box G-RIH/Hasbro 125
Phone: 401-444-5648
Fax: 401-444-6378

Angela Gomes
Executive Assistant
Box G-RIH/Hasbro 125
Phone: 401-444-5648

Laurie Sawyer
Academic Administrative Manager
Box G-RIH/Hasbro 122
Phone: 401-444-8194
Fax: 401-444-6378 

Psychiatry and Human Behavior Audrey Tyrka, MD, PhD
Chair of Psychiatry and Human Behavior and Professor of Psychiatry and Human Behavior
Box G-BH/Psychiatry
Phone: 401-455-6209
Fax: 401-455-6441

Holly Wilker
Administrative Manager
Box G-BH/Psychiatry
Phone: 401-444-1964
Fax: 401-455-6441

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Radiation Oncology

David Wazer, MD
Chair of Radiation Oncology, Professor of Radiation Oncology
Box G-RIH/Rad Onc
Phone: 401-444-7452
Fax: 401-444-7002

Maryanne Carbone
Department Administrator 
Box G-RIH/Rad Onc
Phone: 401-444-7452
Fax: 401-444-7002

Surgery

William Cioffi, MD
Chair of Surgery and J. Murray Beardsley Professor of Surgery
Box G-RIH/APC 431
Phone: 401-444-6611
Fax: 401-444-6612

Emily Boudreau
Department Administrator 
Box G-RIH/Hasbro 120
Phone: 401-444-7605
Fax: 401-444-7629

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