Dean's Office

Marc J. Kahn, MD, MBA, MACP, FRCP

Dean
Marc J. Kahn
Mail Code: 3070
Phone: 702-895-1296

Barbara Atkinson, MD

Founding Dean Emeritus
Barbara Atkinson

Vice Dean

Neil Haycocks, MD, PhD

Vice Dean for Academic Affairs and Education
Neil Haycocks
Mail Code: 3070
Phone: 702-895-0323

Alison Netski, MD

Interim Vice Dean for Clinical Affairs
Alison Netski

Executive Associate Dean

Joann Strobbe, MEd

Executive Associate Dean for Administration and Finance; Chief Financial and Operations Officer
Joann Strobbe
Phone: 702-895-0276

Associate Dean

Laura Culley, MD, MPH

Associate Dean for Community Engagement
Laura Culley
Mail Code: 3070
Phone: 702-895-0325

Michael Gardner, MD, MPH, MMM

Associate Dean for Strategy
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Mail Code: 3070

Mario Gaspar De Alba, MD, FAAP

Associate Dean for Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion
Mario Gaspar de Alba
Mail Code: 7407
Phone: 702-895-1528

Mark Guadagnoli, PhD

Senior Associate Dean for Faculty Affairs
Mark Guadagnoli
Mail Code: 3070
Phone: 702-895-4624

Robert Hernandez, Jr., MD

Associate Dean for Student Affairs and Admissions
Robert Hernandez
Mail Code: 3070
Phone: 702-895-2662

Kate Martin, MD, MPH, MBA

Associate Dean for Graduate Medical Education & Designated Institutional Official (DIO)
Kate Martin
Mail Code: 7220
Phone: 702-895-2627

Assistant Dean

Ron Bates, MBA

Assistant Dean for Finance
Ron Bates
Mail Code: 3070
Phone: 702-895-1573

Johan C. Bester, MBChB, PhD, MPhil

Interim Assistant Dean for Biomedical Science Education
Johan C. Bester
Mail Code: 3070
Phone: 702-895-1557

Nora M. Doyle, MD, MPH, MSc

Assistant Dean for Ultrasound and Patient Safety
Nora Doyle
Phone: 702-671-5025

Sara Hunt, PhD

Assistant Dean for Behavioral Health Sciences
Sara Hunt
Phone: 702-671-2355

Deborah Kuhls, MD, FACS

Interim Assistant Dean for Research
Deborah Kuhls
Phone: 702-671-2201

Elissa Palmer, MD

Interim Assistant Dean for Continuing Medical Education
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Gary Shen, MD, FACS

Assistant Dean for Clinical Education
Gary Shen
Mail Code: 3070
Phone: 702-895-1484

Corrin C. Sullivan, Ph.D.

Assistant Dean for Curriculum
Corrin C. Sullivan
Mail Code: 3070
Phone: 702-895-1409

Faculty

Johan C. Bester, MBChB, PhD, MPhil

Assistant Professor, Family Medicine; Director of Bioethics
Johan C. Bester
Mail Code: 3070
Phone: 702-895-1557

Laura Culley, MD, MPH

Associate Dean for Community Engagement
Laura Culley
Mail Code: 3070
Phone: 702-895-0325

Mario Gaspar De Alba, MD, FAAP

Associate Dean for Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion; Associate Professor of Pediatrics
Mario Gaspar de Alba
Mail Code: 7407
Phone: 702-895-1528

Mark Guadagnoli, PhD

Senior Associate Dean for Faculty Affairs
Director of Learning & Performance
Professor of Neuroscience and Neurology
Mark Guadagnoli
Mail Code: 3070
Phone: 702-895-4624

Neil Haycocks, MD, PhD

Director of Biomedical Science Integration
Associate Professor in Residence of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine
Neil Haycocks
Mail Code: 3070
Phone: 702-895-0323

Rosalie Kalili, MD

Assistant Director of Case Based Learning
Rosalie Kalili
Mail Code: 3070
Phone: 702-895-0419

Dale Netski, PhD

Director of Medical Student Research
Mail Code: 3070
Phone: 702-895-1502

Gary Shen, MD, FACS

Associate Professor of Surgery and Assistant Dean for Clinical Education
Gary Shen
Mail Code: 3070
Phone: 702-895-1484

Edward Simanton, PhD

Director of Educational Outcomes and Assessment
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Mail Code: 3070
Phone: 702-895-1268

Anne Weisman, PhD

Director of Well-being & Integrative Medicine
Anne Weisman
Mail Code: 3070
Phone: 702-895-1315

Academic Faculty Staff

Adeste Sipin, MA

Coordinator of Academic Support Services
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Mail Code: 3070
Phone: 702-895-1325

Peter Kim, PhD

Registrar
Peter Kim
Office: SSC-C 109
Phone: 702-895-5147

Administrative Faculty

Roberto Aguayo, Jr., MEd

Diversity Coordinator
Roberto Aguayo
Mail Code: 3070
Phone: 702-895-0234

Zareen Akbal

Assistant to the Vice Dean & Administrative Coordinator for Academic Affairs and Education
Mail Code: 3070
Phone: 702-895-0533

Jessica Alfaro, MHR

Curriculum Manager, Curriculum Operations
Mail Code: 3070
Phone: 702-895-0240

Elaine Aromin, MBA

Assistant Director of Contracts and Compliance
Elaine Aromin
Office: SOM-01 314
Mail Code: 3070
Phone: 702-895-1629

Cyndi Backstrom

Manager of IT Support Services
Mail Code: 3070
Phone: 702-895-0435

Keiasha K. Carlton, BA

Administrative Program Coordinator
Mail Code: 3070
Phone: 702.895-1296

Annette Carter, MSNPA, CNP

Senior Director of Development
Phone: 702-895-0211

Jessica De Jesus

Administrative Coordinator, Education Team
Mail Code: 3070
Phone: 702-895-4354

Elizabeth De La Torre

Administrative Coordinator, Community Engagement & Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion
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Mail Code: 3070
Phone: 702-895-1521

Ann Diggins, MA

Director of Student Affairs and Career Services
Ann Diggins
Mail Code: 3070
Phone: 702-895-4573

Leeza Fazel

IT Tech IV
Mail Code: 3070
Phone: 702-895-1679

Bridget Grey, MEd

Administrative Coordinator, Visiting Students
Mail Code: 3070
Phone: 702-895-0416

Dulcie Gunner, PsyD

Director of Human Resources
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Mail Code: 3070
Phone: 702-331-4171

Paul Harasim, MS

Editorial Associate Director
Paul Harasim, M.S.
Mail Code: 3070
Phone: 702-895-1566

Chenala Herath

Accounting Technician II
Mail Code: 3070
Phone: 702-895-2532

Cam M Johnson

Director of IT Operations
Mail Code: 3070
Phone: 702-895-0760

Paul Joncich

Media Relations Manager
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Mail Code: 3070
Phone: 702-895-1696

Samuel Kardasz, MSIT

IT Training Coordinator
Samuel Kardasz
Mail Code: 3070
Phone: 702-895-3524

Lori Lizakowski

Clinical Education Coordinator (Electives)
Mail Code: 3070
Phone: 702-895-0421

Yvette Murray

Manager of Human Resources
Mail Code: 3070
Phone: 702-331-0346

Peter Navarro, JD

Chief Compliance Office and Title IX Deputy Coordinator
Peter Navarro
Office: SOM-01 315
Mail Code: 3070
Phone: 702-895-1634

Osra M O'Neal

Associate Director, Business Administration
Mail Code: 3070
Phone: 702-895-0333

Rita Riley

Administrative Coordinator for Academic Support Services and Wellness
Office: SLC-B 273
Mail Code: 3070
Phone: 702-774-2327

Wonda Riner, MBA

Executive Director of Information Technology and Interim Director of Marketing and Communication
Wonda Riner
Mail Code: 3070
Phone: 702-895-4212

Shirley Robinson

Administrative Assistant
Mail Code: 3070
Phone: 702-895-1674

Damon Samrao, MD

Director of Biomedical Science Education
Mail Code: 3070
Phone: 702-895-0348

Cristina Scoble

Administrative Assistant
Cristina Scoble
Mail Code: 3070
Phone: 702-331-0346

Ericka Shipley

Clinical Education Coordinator (Clerkships)
Mail Code: 3070
Phone: 702-895-0338

Angelina Sioco, BS, OHCC, CPhT

Community Faculty Manager
Angelina Sioco
Mail Code: 7407
Phone: 702-895-1517

Mark Smedinghoff

Technology Coordinator
Mail Code: 3070
Phone: 702-895-1455

Kristin Steffen, MSM, MPH, CPH, SHRM-CP

Senior Director, Office of Faculty Affairs
Kristin Steffen
Mail Code: 7407
Phone: 702-895-0154

Tanya Webb

Project Manager
Mail Code: 3070
Phone: 702-527-6183

Velanie Williams

Senior Administrative Coordinator, Student Affairs and Career Services
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Mail Code: 3070
Phone: 702-895-4727

Jennifer Young, MPA

Director of Community Engagement
Jennifer Young
Mail Code: 3070
Phone: 702-895-1435