Contacts & Directories

Dean’s Office


Dean:

Steven L. Kanter, M.D.

Vice Dean:

Paul Cuddy, Pharm.D., M.B.A.

Senior Associate Dean:

Dev Maulik, M.D., Ph.D., FACOG, FRCOG (Women’s Health)

Associate Deans:

Donald Barnett, M.D. (Kansas City Veterans Affairs Medical Center)
Denise Bratcher, D.O. (Children’s Mercy Hospital Programs)
Timothy Dellenbaugh, M.D. (Center for Behavioral Medicine)
Diana Dark, M.D. (Saint Luke’s Hospital Programs)
Stefanie Ellison, M.D. (Learning Initiatives)
John Foxworth, Pharm.D. (Faculty Development)
Paula Nichols, Ph.D. (Research Administration)
Rebecca Pauly, M.D. (Faculty Development)
Nurry Pirani, M.D. (Council on Curriculum)
Brenda Rogers, M.D. (Student Affairs)
Mark T. Steele, M.D. (Truman Medical Center)
Christine Sullivan, M.D. (Graduate Medical Education)
Samuel H. Turner, Sr., J.D. (Office of Cultural Enhancement & Diversity)
Michale Wacker, Ph.D. (Academic Affairs)

Assistant Deans:

Alice Arredondo, M.S.Ed. (Admissions and Recruitment)
Julie Banderas, Pharm.D., FCCP, BCPS (Graduate Studies & Allied Health)
Raymond Cattaneo, M.D. (Year 1 & 2 Medicine)
Lawrence Dall, M.D. (Medical Student Research)
Darla McCarthy, Ph.D. (Curriculum)
Felix Okah, M.D., M.S. (Career Advising)
Jennifer Quaintance, Ph.D. (Assessment of Quality Improvement)

Council Chairs:

Adam Algren, M.D. (Council on Selection)
Julie Banderas, Pharm.D.
Interim (Graduate Studies)
Phil Byrne, Ed.D. (Faculty Council)
Sara E. Gardner M.D. (Council on Evaluation)
Emily Haury, M.D. (Council of Docents)
Nurry Pirani, M.D. (Council on Curriculum)

Academic Chairs:

Michael Artman, M.D. (Pediatrics)
Julie Banderas, Pharm.D. Interim (Biomedical and Health Informatics)
Mark Bernhardt, M.D. (Orthopaedic Surgery)
Nash Boutros, M.D. (Psychiatry)
Charles Donohoe, M.D. Interim (Neurology)
Brett Ferguson, D.D.S. (Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery)
Matthew Gratton, M.D. (Emergency Medicine)
Jeffrey Kunin, M.D. Interim (Radiology)
Kamani Lankachandra, M.D. (Pathology)
Dev Maulik, M.D. (Obstetrics and Gynecology)
Jill Moormeier, M.D. (Internal Medicine)
Michael O’Dell, M.D. (Community and Family Medicine)
Christopher Papasian, Ph.D. (Biomedical Sciences)
Nelson Sabates, M.D. (Opthamology)
Johan Suyderhoud, M.D. (Anesthesiology)
Glenn Talboy, M.D. (Surgery)
Steve Waldman, M.D., J.D., (Medical Humanities and Bioethics)