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Department of Emergency Medicine

Faculty and Staff

Full Time Faculty      


Part Time Faculty



Peggy Beachy
Peggy Beachy, MBA
Unit Business Manager
Ashley Chesman
Ashley Chesman
Clinical Documentation Specialist
Walleen Deatz
Walleen Deatz
Executive Assistant to the Chairman
Dana Ferguson, MBA, RN
Dana Ferguson, MBA, RN
Residency Coordinator
Robin Thixton, C-TAGME
Assistant Residency Coordinator



Alescia McKeel
Medical Student Coordinator


Ashlee Melendez, MSPH, RN, CCRN
Ashlee Melendez, MSPH, RN, CCRN
Department Administrator/Research  Coordinator
Ayssa Thomas
Alyssa Thomas
Research Coordinator

Emergency Medicine

550 South Jackson Street

Louisville, KY 40202

Phone: (502) 852-5689

Fax: (502) 852-0066


Office Hours

M-F 8:00 am to 4:00 pm

No Holiday Hours


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