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

Robert Hernandez, Jr., MD

Vice Dean for Academic Affairs and Education
Robert Hernandez
Mail Code: 3070
Phone: 702-895-2662

Alison Netski, MD

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

Mario Gaspar De Alba, MD, FAAP

Associate Dean for Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion
Mario Gaspar de Alba
Mail Code: 7407

Mark Guadagnoli, PhD

Senior Associate Dean for Faculty Affairs
Mark Guadagnoli
Mail Code: 3070
Phone: 702-823-3777

Kate Martin, MD, MPH, MBA

Associate Dean for Graduate Medical Education & Designated Institutional Official (DIO)
Kate Martin

Assistant Dean

Ron Bates, MBA

Associate Dean for Finance and Facilities
Ron Bates
Mail Code: 3070
Phone: 702-895-1573

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

Elissa Palmer, MD

Interim Assistant Dean for Continuing Medical Education
Elissa Palmer, MD

Gary Shen, MD, FACS

Associate Dean for Undergraduate Medical 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

Mario Gaspar De Alba, MD, FAAP

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

Mark Guadagnoli, PhD

Senior Associate Dean for Faculty Affairs
Director of Learning & Performance
Professor of Neuroscience and Neurology
Mark Guadagnoli
Mail Code: 3070
Phone: 702-823-3777

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 Associate Dean for Undergraduate Medical 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: 702-545-2076

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-03 Suite 220
Mail Code: 3070
Phone: 702-823-3788

Cyndi Backstrom

Assistant Director for IT Support
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

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

Assistant Dean for 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: 702-823-3792

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: 702-823-3793

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: 702-331-1843

Peter Navarro, JD

Chief Compliance Office and Title IX Deputy Coordinator
Peter Navarro
Office: SOM-03 Suite 220
Mail Code: 3070
Phone: 702-823-3780

Osra M. O'Neal, MEd

Associate Director, Business Administration
Mail Code: 3070
Phone: 702-823-3722

Rita Riley

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

Wonda Riner, MBA

Chief Information and Marketing Officer
Wonda Riner
Mail Code: 3070
Phone: 702-823-3791

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

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: 702-823-3778

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: 702-823-3773

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