Eighteen faculty members were granted either promotion or promotion with tenure at the annual Dean’s Day event this spring. Faculty members must prove that they have made substantial and outstanding contributions to the institution to be considered for promotion.
Faculty members are assessed on a variety of factors— teaching and mentoring students and trainees, providing direct health care, and pursuing discovery through research and service to the work of the College of Medicine.
Here are the faculty members that have been recognized for their efforts and contributions to the Department and College.
|Faculty Member||Section||New Rank|
|Amit Agarwal, M.D.||Pulmonary||Professor|
|Debra Becton, M.D.||General Pediatrics||Professor|
|Tanmay Bhamare, M.D.||Cardiology||Associate Professor|
|T. Andrew Burrow, M.D.||Genetics||Professor|
|Vikas Chowdhary, M.D.||Neonatology||Associate Professor|
|Brendan Crawford, M.D.||Nephrology||Associate Professor|
|Abdallah Dalabih, M.D.||Critical Care||Professor|
|Induja Gunasekaran, M.D.||General Pediatrics||Associate Professor|
|Joana Mack, M.D.||Hematology-Oncology||Associate Professor|
|David Matlock, M.D.||Neonatology||Associate Professor|
|Steven McKee, M.D.||Hospitalist||Associate Professor|
|Amber Morse, M.D.||Emergency Medicine||Associate Professor|
|Craig Porter, Ph.D.||Developmental Nutrition||Professor|
|Markus Renno, M.D.||Cardiology||Associate Professor|
|Debopam Samanta, M.D.||Neonatology||Professor|
|Emily Smith, M.D.||Hospitalist||Associate Professor|
|Michael Stroud, M.D.||Critical Care||Professor|
|Aravindhan Veerapandiyan, M.D.||Neurology||Associate Professor|