Welcome to the Office of Faculty Affairs & Advancement

    We support the academic careers of School of Medicine faculty with resources needed to facilitate professional success.  It is our privilege to support you throughout your career here at the University of Louisville.

    Meet our Staff

    Meet with the Vice Dean

    If you are a new faculty member that has received an orientation invite or are a faculty member needing to plan your course for advancement, Dr. Ron Paul is available to assist you in choosing the pathway to promotion.

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    UL Faculty Milestones

    pocket watch photoThe annual Faculty Service Awards program was held at the U Club, recognizing faculty members for their milestone years of employment at UofL. The event included opening remarks from both President Neeli Bendapudi and Provost Beth Boehm.

    Honorees from the School of Medicine include:

    45 years: Laman Gray Jr., Cardiovascular and Thoracic Surgery

    40 years: Daniel Danzl, Emergency Medicine, Joseph Hersh, Pediatrics, and Hugh Peterson, Medicine

    30 years: Erle Austin III, Cardiovascular and Thoracic Surgery, George Bosse, Emergency Medicine, Gary Marshall, Pediatrics, Julio Ramirez, Medicine, and Roland Valdes Jr., Pathology and Laboratory Medicine

    25 years: Roberto Bolli, Medicine, Jeffrey Bumpous, Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery and Communicative Disorders, Steven Burton, Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Zhenmin Lei, Obstetrics, Gynecology and Women’s Health, Resad Pasic, Obstetrics, Gynecology and Women’s Health, Gregory Postel, Radiology, Vaclav Vetvicka, Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, and Jerry (Jun) Yu, Medicine

    Health & Wellness

    SOM Faculty Wellness - mind body & spirit

    Out of the Straitjacket
    by Michael S Weinstein, MD, MBE
    The New England Journal of Medicine 378;9 / March 1, 2018; 793-795

    Recognizing Physician Burnout, & Tips to Fight It
    by Philip Seo
    The Rheumatologist / February 2018