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Faculty & Staff

Carmelita P. Escalante, M.D.
Professor and Department Chair

Section of General Internal Medicine

Ellen F Manzullo, M.D.
Professor, Deputy Division Chair,
Section Chief and Deputy Department Chair

Beatrice Edwards, MD
Associate Professor

Holly M Holmes, M.D.
Associate Professor

Jessica P Hwang, M.D., M.P.H.
Associate Professor

John T Patlan, M.D.
Associate Professor

Jeong H Oh, M.D., M.P.H.
Associate Professor

Kathleen Anne Smalky, M.D., M.P.H.
Associate Professor

Khanh D Vu, M.D.
Associate Professor

Shuwei Gao, M.D.
Associate Professor

Sunil K Sahai, M.D.
Associate Professor

Wenli Liu, M.D.
Associate Professor

Section of Hospital Care

Josiah Halm, M.D. Section Chief
Assistant Professor

Adarsh Hiremath, MD
Assistant Professor

Gloria Iliescu, M.D.
Assistant Professor

Ibrahim Dahbour, M.D.
Assistant Professor

Joanna Manzano, MD
Assistant Professor

Khanh Thi-Thuy Nguyen, M.D.
Associate Professor

Maria-Claudia Campagna, M.D.
Assistant Professor 

Marina Ciny George, M.D.
Assistant Professor

Norman Brito-Dellan, M.D. 
Assistant Professor

Ruth Lucci, M.D.
Assistant Professor

Satish Bhadriraju, M.D.
Assistant Professor


Section of Rheumatology and Immunology

Maria E Suarez-Almazor, M.D., Ph.D.
Professor and Section Chief

Huifang (Linda) Lu, M.D., Ph.D.
Associate Professor

Jean H Tayar, M.D.
Associate Professor

Clinical Pharmacist Specialists

Ali Zalpour, RPH

Maggie Lu, RPH 
Pharm D

Basic Science Faculty

Angeles Lopez-Olivo, M.D., Ph.D.
Assistant Professor


Research  Staff

Jessica Foreman, BA - Sr. Clinical Studies Coordinator

Jude Des Bordes - Supv. Research Data Coordinator

Najeeba, Ali, BS - Coordinator, Clinical Studies

Marsha Richardson, MSW - Supv. Data Analysis

Rhodrick Haralson, BS - Coordinator, Research Data

Ruili Luo, HSR - Statistical Analyst

Shila Khaliliahmadi - Coordinator, Research Data

Noha A. Hassan - Post Doctoral

Marylou Cardenas - Program Manager


Administrative Staff

William A. Atkinson IV FACHE - Department Administrator


Jessica Fiske, Operations Manager

Angelica Ramirez - Sr. Administrative Assistant

Carmen-Luz Vargo - Executive Assistant

Carol Murphy - Sr. Administrative Assistant

Chong Pak, MPH - Sr. Financial Analyst

Janice Polk - Sr. Administrative Assistant

Judy Lucadou, CHCO, CPC - Mgr. Charge Capture & Document

Michelle Castillo - Administrative Assistant

Tony Lam, Ph.D - Mgr. Systems Analyst Svs.

Lauren Viel, Program Coordinator

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