Medicine / Pediatrics

Faculty


– – Leadership – –

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Sara Gardner, M.D., FACP, FAAP
Assistant Dean, Graduate Medical Education Program Director, MedPedsAssociate Professor of Pediatrics and Internal Medicine

Joined UMKC Faculty in 2006

  • Medical School: University of Missouri – Kansas City
  • Residency: UMKC MedPeds
  • Medical Interests: Transitional care of patients with chronic disease of childhood Medical Education
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Jacquie Kitchen, M.D.
Associate Program Director, MedPeds Assistant Professor

Joined UMKC Faculty in 2015

  • Medical School: University of Kansas School of Medicine
  • Residency: UMKC MedPeds
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Chris Sweeney, M.D.
Section Chief, Combined IM-Peds Residency Associate Professor of Medicine / Pediatrics

Joined UMKC faculty in 2014

  • Medical School: Southern Illinois University School of Medicine
  • Residency: Southern Illinois University School of Medicine
  • Medical Interests: Graduate Medical Education, Preventative Medicine, Sports Participation and Health, Transition of Children to Adult Centered Care

– – MedPeds Faculty – –

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Heather Doss, M.D.
Clinical Assistant Professor Pediatrics

Joined UMKC Faculty in 2015

  • Medical School: University of Missouri – Kansas City
  • Medical Interests: Weight management and preventative care
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Heidi Erickson, M.D.
Hospitalist, MedPeds Assistant Professor of Pediatrics

Joined UMKC Faculty in 2013

  • Medical School: Loma Linda University, CA
  • Residency:  University of Missouri-Columbia
  • Medical Interests: Quality Improvement
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Emily Haury, M.D.
Core Faculty Assistant Professor of Internal Medicine and Pediatrics

Joined UMKC Faculty in 2013

  • Medical School: University of Kansas School of Medicine
  • Residency: UMKC MedPeds
  • Medical Interests: Medical Education, Curriculum Design
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Joseph Julian, M.D., MPHTM
Hospitalist, MedPeds

Joined UMKC faculty in 2015

  • Medical School: Tulane University School of Medicine
  • Residency: Geisinger Medical Center (Danville, PA)
  • Medical Interests: Perioperative medicine, Transitional care, Medical education Quality improvement, Evidence-based medicine
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Jennifer McBride, M.D.
Core Faculty Assistant Professor of Medicine

Joined UMKC Faculty in 2008

  • Medical School: UMKC School of Medicine
  • Residency: UMKC MedPeds
  • Medical Interests: Adolescent medicine, faculty development & patient education, Hereditary Hemorrhagic Telangiectasia
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Brenda Rogers, M.D.
Core Faculty Associate Dean of Student AffairsAssociate Professor of Internal Medicine and Pediatrics

Joined UMKC faculty in 2000

  • Medical School: UMKC School of Medicine
  • Residency: UMKC MedPeds
  • Medical Interests: Medical Education Professionalism in medical education Bioethics
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Chris Stone, M.D.
Core Faculty; General Outpatient Pediatrics; Attending Internal Medicine / Pediatrics Resident Clinics Medical Director, ADHD ClinicAssistant Professor of Pediatrics

Joined UMKC faculty in 2008

  • Medical School: University of Kansas School of Medicine
  • Residency: University of Kansas School of Medicine
  • Medical Interests: General Outpatient Pediatrics, General Outpatient Internal Medicine, Urgent care pediatrics and IM, Childhood and adult ADHD, International Medical Missions Honduras, Computer applications in clinical practice, Development of Medical Home and the chronic care model
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Brooke Sweeney, M.D.
Medical Director, Weight Management Services Clinical Associate Professor

Joined UMKC faculty in 2014

  • Medical School: Michigan State University College of Human Medicine
  • Residency: Michigan State University Kalamazoo Center for Medical Studies
  • Medical Interests: Obeisty Medicine, Healthy Lifestyles and Nutrition; Women’s Health; Integrative Medicine
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Molly Uhlenhake, D.O.
Core Faculty Assistant Professor of Internal Medicine and Pediatrics

Joined UMKC faculty in 2014

  • Medical School: Des Moines Univ. College of Osteo. Med
  • Residency: UMKC MedPeds
  • Medical Interests: Adolescent medicine, underserved populations, immigrant health, patient center medical home, patient advocacy

– – Internal Medicine Residency – –

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David Wooldridge, M.D.
Program Director Associate Professor of Medicine

Joined UMKC Faculty in 1997

  • Medical School: UMKC School of Medicine
  • Residency: Internal Medicine, UMKC School of Medicine
  • Medical Interests: Medical education, clinical reasoning, bringing evidence-based medicine to the bedside
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Jill Moormeier, M.D., M.P.H.
Chair, Department of Internal Medicine Professor of Medicine

Joined UMKC Faculty in 1990

  • Medical School: University of Nebraska
  • Residency: Internal Medicine, Columbia Presbyterian Medical Center – New York
  • Fellowship: Hematology/Oncology, University of Chicago Medical Center
  • Masters of Public Health: St. Louis Unversity
  • Medical Interests: assessment, program administration

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– – Pediatrics Residency – –

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Ross Newman, D.O.
Program Director, Pediatrics Associate Professor of Pediatrics

Joined UMKC faculty in 2010

  • Medical School: Kirksville College of Osteopathic Medicine
  • Residency: UMKC Pediatrics
  • Medical Interests: Evidence based practice
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Denise Bratcher, D.O.
Chair, Graduate Medical Education Pediatrics Professor of Pediatrics

Joined UMKC Faculty in 2000

  • Medical School: University of Health Sciences College of Osteopathic Medicine
  • Residency: CMH
  • Medical Interests: Resident Medical Education, Vaccine Preventable Diseases, Vaccine Safety and Education, Clinical Pharmacologic / Pharmacokinetics Trials, Prophylaxis of Respiratory Syncytial Virus Infections, Hospital Infection Control and Epidemiology