About the Committee

About the Committee

 

The Faculty Development Committee is comprised of a diverse group of individuals representing undergraduate, graduate and continuing medical education from the School of Medicine. The committee began meeting in early 2016 at the invitation of Dr. Gerard Rabalais and now continues to meet monthly to design and implement quality and researched based professional development offerings for the School of Medicine.

The Faculty Development Committee is comprised of the following members:

  • Marie Kendall Brown, Ph.D., Assistant Director for Teaching and Learning, Delphi Center
  • Jennifer Brueckner-Collins, Ph.D., Professor, Department of Anatomical Science & Neurobiology
  • W. Daniel Cogan, Ed.D., FAODME, Assistant Dean, Continuing Medical Education and Professional Development
  • Steven Ellis, Ph.D., Assistant Dean for Basic Science Education
  • Amy Holthouser, M.D., Associate Dean for Medical Education
  • Cynthia J. Metz, Ph.D., Assistant Professor, Department of Physiology
  • Karen Miller, Ph.D., Associate Professor, Graduate Medical Education
  • Ron Paul, M.D., Vice Dean for Faculty Affairs and Advancement
  • Gerard Rabalais, M.D., M.H.A., Associate Dean of Faculty Development, Committee Chair
  • Carolyn Roberson, Ph.D., Assistant Professor, Department of Microbiology and Immunology
  • John Roberts, M.D., Vice Dean for Graduate Medical Education and Continuing Medical Education
  • M. Ann Shaw, M.D., M.A., FACP, Vice Dean for Undergraduate Medical Education
  • Staci Saner, M.Ed., Program Manager, Faculty Development
  • Susan Sawning, M.S.S.W., Director, Undergraduate Medical Education Research
  • Erica Sutton, M.D., Assistant Dean for Clinical Skills and Medical Education