Faculty/Staff

Directory

Dean's Office

John Fildes, M.D., FACS, FCCM, FPCS (Hon)

Dean

John Fildes
Mail Code: 3070
Phone: 702-895-1296

Barbara Atkinson, M.D.

Special Advisor for Community Relations and Accreditation

 

Barbara Atkinson
Mail Code: 3070
Phone: 702-895-0343
Fax: 702-895-0074

Vice Dean

Michael Gardner, M.D., M.P.H., M.M.M.

Vice Dean for Clinical Affairs

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Mail Code: 3070

Neil Haycocks, M.D., Ph.D.

Interim Vice Dean for Academic Affairs and Education

Mail Code: 7407
Phone: 702-895-0323
Fax: 702-895-0074

Parvesh Kumar, M.D.

Vice Dean of Research

Office: MSM-HRC 115
Mail Code: 4009
Phone: 702-895-1079
Fax: 702-895-5048

Senior Associate Dean

Samuel Parrish, M.D.

Senior Associate Dean for Student Affairs and Admissions

Mail Code: 3070
Phone: 702-895-0324
Fax: 702-895-0074

Joann Strobbe, M.Ed.

Senior Associate Dean, Finance & Administration, Chief Financial Officer

Joann Strobbe
Phone: 702-895-0276

Associate Dean

Laura Culley, M.D., M.P.H.

Associate Dean of Community Engagement

Laura Culley
Mail Code: 3070
Phone: 702-895-0325
Fax: 702-895-0074

Mario Gaspar De Alba, M.D., F.A.A.P.

Associate Dean for Diversity & Inclusion

Mail Code: 7407
Phone: 702-895-1528
Fax: 702-895-0074

Mark Guadagnoli, Ph.D.

Associate Dean for Faculty Affairs

Mail Code: 7407
Phone: 702-895-4624
Fax: 702-895-0074

Kate Martin, M.D., MPH, MBA

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

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Mail Code: MS 7220
Phone: 702-895-2627
Fax: 702-895-1767

Assistant Dean

Ron Bates, MBA

Assistant Dean of Finance

Ron Bates
Mail Code: 3070
Phone: 702-895-1573

Nora M. Doyle, M.D., M.P.H., M.Sc.

Assistant Dean of Ultrasound Education and Professor of Maternal Fetal Medicine

Nora Doyle
Phone: 702-671-5025

Sara Hunt, Ph.D.

Assistant Dean

Sara Hunt
Office: 1701 Charleston Tower - Suite 290
Phone: 702-671-2355

Gary Shen, M.D., FACS

Assistant Dean of Clinical Education

Mail Code: 3070
Phone: 702-895-1484

Corrin C. Sullivan, Ph.D

Assistant Dean of Curriculum

Corrin C. Sullivan
Mail Code: 3070
Phone: 702-895-1409
Fax: 702-895-0074

Faculty

Johan C. Bester, MB.Ch.B., Ph.D., M.Phil.

Assistant Professor, Family Medicine; Director of Bioethics

Johan C. Bester

Parvesh Kumar, M.D.

Professor & Chair, Department Of Radiation Oncology, Vice Dean of Research, Principal Investigator, Mountain West CTR-IN

Office: MSM-HRC 115
Mail Code: 4009
Phone: 702-895-1079
Fax: 702-895-5048

Miriam E. Bar-on, M.D.

Professor of Pediatrics
Department of Pediatrics

Miriam Bar-on

Samuel Parrish, M.D.

Senior Associate Dean for Student Affairs and Admissions

Mail Code: 3070
Phone: 702-895-0324
Fax: 702-895-0074

Laura Culley, M.D., M.P.H.

Associate Dean of Community Engagement

Laura Culley
Mail Code: 3070
Phone: 702-895-0325
Fax: 702-895-0074

Stephen Dahlem, M.D.

Director of Case-Based Learning
Assistant Professor in Residence of Pediatrics

Mail Code: 7407
Phone: 702-895-0340
Fax: 702-895-0074

Neil Haycocks, M.D., Ph.D.

Director of Biomedical Science Integration
Associate Professor in Residence of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine

Mail Code: 7407
Phone: 702-895-0323
Fax: 702-895-0074

Anne Weisman, Ph.D.

Director of Wellness & Integrative Medicine

Anne Weisman
Mail Code: 3070
Phone: 702-895-1315

Gary Shen, M.D., FACS

Associate Professor of Surgery; Assistant Dean, Clinical Education

Mail Code: 3070
Phone: 702-895-1484

Mario Gaspar De Alba, M.D., F.A.A.P.

Associate Dean for Diversity & Inclusion, Associate Professor of Pediatrics

Mail Code: 7407
Phone: 702-895-1528
Fax: 702-895-0074

Benita D. Wolff, M.Ed.

Director of Diversity and Inclusion

Benita D. Wolff
Mail Code: 3070
Phone: 702-895-1273
Fax: 702-895-0074

Mark Guadagnoli, Ph.D.

Associate Dean for Faculty Affairs
Director of Learning & Performance
Professor of Neuroscience and Neurology

Mail Code: 7407
Phone: 702-895-4624
Fax: 702-895-0074

Edward Simanton, Ph.D.

Director of Educational Outcomes and Assessment

Mail Code: 3070
Phone: 702-895-1268
Fax: 702-895-0074

Ann Diggins, M.A.

Director of Student Affairs and Career Services

Ann Diggins
Mail Code: 3070
Phone: 702-895-4573
Fax: 702-895-0074

Cindy Stella, M.S.

Director of Admissions and Student Financial Services

Mail Code: 3070
Phone: 702-895-1555
Fax: 702-895-0074

Academic Faculty Staff

Rosalie Kalili, MD

Assistant Director of Case Based Learning

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Mail Code: 3070
Phone: 702-895-0419

Dale Netski, Ph.D.

Director of Medical Student Research

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Mail Code: 3070
Phone: 702-895-1502

Adeste Sipin, M.A.

Coordinator of Academic Support Services

Mail Code: 3070
Phone: 702-895-1325
Fax: 702-895-0074

Peter Kim, Ph.D.

Registrar

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

Administrative Faculty

Roberto Aguayo, Jr., MEd

Diversity Coordinator

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Mail Code: 3070
Phone: 702-895-0234

Zareen Akbal

Assistant to the Vice Dean & Administrative Coordinator for Academic Affairs and Education

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Mail Code: 3070
Phone: 702-895-0533

Elaine Aromin, M.B.A.

Manager of Contracts

Mail Code: 3070
Phone: 702-895-1629

​Kristian Artis

IT Technician 4

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Mail Code: 3070
Phone: 702-774-8630

Cyndi Backstrom

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

Keiasha K. Carlton, BA

Administrative Program Coordinator

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Mail Code: 3070
Phone: 702.895-1296

Annette Carter, M.S.N.P.A., C.N.P.

Senior Director of Development
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Phone: 702-895-0211

Kim Case-Nichols, M.B.A.

Director of Space Management

Mail Code: 3070
Phone: 702-895-0331

Jessica De Jesus

Administrative Coordinator, Education Team

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Mail Code: 3070
Phone: 702-895-4354

Elizabeth De La Torre

Administrative Coordinator, Community Engagement & Diversity and Inclusion

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Mail Code: 3070
Phone: 702-895-1521

Chris Ekroos

Technology Coordinator - Curriculum and Instruction

Chris Ekroos
Mail Code: 7407
Phone: 702-895-0287

Leeza Fazel

IT Tech IV

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Mail Code: 3070
Phone: 702-895-1679

Bridget Grey, MEd

Administrative Coordinator, Visiting Students

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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
Fax: 702-202-0021

Paul Harasim, M.S.

Editorial Associate Director

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

Chenala Herath

Accounting Technician II

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Mail Code: 3070
Phone: 702-895-2532

Alyssa Hill

Administrative Coordinator, Admissions and Onboarding

Alyssa Hill
Mail Code: 3070
Phone: 702-895-0399

Cam M Johnson

Director of IT Operations

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Mail Code: 3070
Phone: 702-895-0760

Paul Joncich

Media Relations Manager

Mail Code: 3070
Phone: 702-895-1696

Samuel Kardasz, MSIT

IT Training Coordinator

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Mail Code: 3070
Phone: 702-895-3524

Lori Lizakowski

Clinical Education Coordinator (Electives)

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Mail Code: 3070
Phone: 702-895-0421

Genevieve Lujan

Administrative Assistant

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Mail Code: 3070
Phone: 702-895-4450

Jessica Maquindang, MHR

Administrative Coordinator, Curriculum Operations

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Mail Code: 3070
Phone: 702-895-0240

Chantel McDonald

Administrative Assistant III

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Mail Code: 3070
Phone: 702-895-0443

Yvette Murray

Manager of Human Resources

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Mail Code: 3070
Phone: 702-331-0346

Peter Navarro, JD

Chief Compliance Office and Title IX Deputy Coordinator

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Office: SOM-01 315
Mail Code: 3070
Phone: 702-895-1634

Osra M O'Neal

Associate Director, Business Administration

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Mail Code: 3070
Phone: 702-895-0333

Theresa Quinn

Manager of Human Resources

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Mail Code: 3070
Phone: 702-331-2597

Rita Riley

Services and Wellness

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Mail Code: 3070
Phone: 702-774-2327

Wonda Riner, M.B.A.

Director of Academic and Learning Technology

Wonda Riner
Mail Code: 3070
Phone: 702-895-4212
Fax: 702-895-0074

Shirley Robinson

Administrative Assistant

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Mail Code: 3070
Phone: 702-895-1674

Damon Samrao, MD

Director of Biomedical Science Education

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Mail Code: 3070
Phone: 702-895-0348

Cristina Scoble

Administrative Assistant

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Mail Code: 3070
Phone: 702-331-0346

Ericka Shipley

Clinical Education Coordinator (Clerkships)

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Mail Code: 3070
Phone: 702-895-0338

Angelina Sioco

Manager, Office for Community Faculty

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Mail Code: 3070
Phone: 702-895-1517

Mark Smedinghoff

Technology Coordinator

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Mail Code: 3070
Phone: 702-895-1455

Kristin Steffen, MSM, MPH, CPH

Senior Director, Office of Faculty Affairs

Kristin Steffen
Mail Code: 7407
Phone: 702-895-0154
Fax: 702-895-0074

Shannon Widdowes

Administrative Coordinator, Outreach and Admissions

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Mail Code: 3070
Phone: 702-895-1406

Velanie Williams

Senior Administrative Coordinator, Student Affairs and Career Services

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Mail Code: 3070
Phone: 702-895-4727
Fax: 702-895-0074

Jennifer Young, MPA

Director of Community Engagement

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Mail Code: 3070
Phone: 702-895-1435