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2022 School of Medicine and Health Sciences Promotion and Tenure

Congratulations to the George Washington University School of Medicine and Health Sciences faculty members on their promotion and/or tenure, and to the 2022 class of emeriti faculty.

At the rank of Professor:

Alyssa Abo, MD, Professor of Pediatrics and of Emergency Medicine

Jillian Catalanotti, MD, MPH, Professor of Medicine and of Health Policy and Management

Anne Chiaramello, PhD, Professor of Anatomy and Cell Biology

Matthew Colonnese, PhD, Professor of Pharmacology and Physiology

Nina Deutsch, MD, Professor of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine and of Pediatrics

Nobuyuki Ishibashi, MD, Professor with Tenure of Pediatrics and of Pharmacology and Physiology

Nadia Khati, MD, Professor of Radiology

Raymond Lucas, MD, Professor of Emergency Medicine

Ramesh Mazhari, MD, RESD ’02, FEL ’06, MS ’12, Professor of Medicine

Andrew Meltzer, MD, Professor of Emergency Medicine

Travis O’Brien, PhD, Professor of Pharmacology and Physiology

Albert Oh, MD, Professor of Surgery and of Pediatrics

Chima Oluigbo, MBBS, Professor of Neurological Surgery and of Pediatrics and of Neurology and Rehabilitation Medicine

Gurusher Panjrath, MD, Professor of Medicine

Monica Pearl, MD, Professor of Radiology and of Pediatrics

Sophie Pestieau, MD, Professor of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine and of Pediatrics

Deepa Rastogi, MBBS, Professor with Tenure of Pediatrics

Tommie Robinson, PhD, Professor of Pediatrics

Brian Rood, MD, Professor of Pediatrics

Natasha Shur, MD, Professor of Pediatrics

Jonathan Silverberg, MD, PhD, MPH, Professor of Dermatology

Suzan Song, MD, PhD, MPH, Professor of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences

M. Reza Taheri, MD, PhD, Professor of Radiology

Laura Tosi, MD, Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery and of Pediatrics

Can Yerebakan, MD, Professor of Surgery and of Pediatrics

Wenge Zhu, PhD, Professor of Biochemistry and Molecular Medicine

 

SMHS Regular Faculty Promoted and/or Tenured — effective July 1, 2022
At the rank of Associate Professor with or without Tenure

Homa Ahmadzia, MD/MPH ’08, Associate Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology and of Global Health

Nickie Andescavage, MD, Associate Professor with Tenure of Pediatrics

Ramez Andrawis, MBBCh, Associate Professor of Urology

Sonal Batra, MD, MST, Associate Professor of Emergency Medicine and of Health Policy and Management

Diana Bharucha-Goebel, MD, Associate Professor of Pediatrics and of Neurology and Rehabilitation Medicine

Nicole Chappell, MD, Associate Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology

Sandra Cuzzi, MD, Associate Professor of Pediatrics

Blachy Dávila Saldaña, MD, Associate Professor of Pediatrics

Rohini Ganjoo, PhD, Associate Professor of Biomedical Laboratory Sciences and of Physician Assistant Studies

Tenagne Haile-Mariam, MD, RESD ’97, CERT ’19, Associate Professor of Emergency Medicine

Benjamin Hanisch, MD, Associate Professor of Pediatrics

Eric Heinz, MD, PhD, Associate Professor of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine

Linda Herbert, PhD, Associate Professor with Tenure of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences and of Pediatrics

Hope Jackson, MD ’09, RESD ’16, CERT ’14, Associate Professor of Surgery

Elias Karroum, MD, PhD, Associate Professor of Neurology and Rehabilitation Medicine

Angela Lee, MD, Associate Professor of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine and of Pediatrics

Mary Maiberger, MD, Associate Professor of Dermatology

Kathryn Marko, MD, Associate Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology

Allison Markowsky, MD, Associate Professor of Pediatrics

Paige McDonald, EdD, Associate Professor with Tenure of Clinical Research and Leadership

Francis O’Connell, MD, Associate Professor of Emergency Medicine

Chavon Onumah, MD, MPH, Associate Professor of Medicine

Ahdeah Pajoohesh-Ganji, PhD ’05, BS ’97, Associate Professor of Anatomy and Cell Biology

Kathleen Parr, MD, Associate Professor of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine

Vishal Patel, MD, Associate Professor of Dermatology and of Medicine

James Phillips, MD, Associate Professor of Emergency Medicine

Adrienne Poon, MD, MPH, Associate Professor of Medicine

Nikki Posnack, PhD ’09, Associate Professor with Tenure of Pediatrics and of Pharmacology and Physiology

Douglas Postels, MD, Tenured Associate Professor of Neurology and Rehabilitation Medicine and of Pediatrics

Christina Prather, MD, Associate Professor of Medicine

Tova Ronis, MD, Associate Professor of Pediatrics

Mariam Said, MD, Associate Professor of Pediatrics

Shawn Sarin, MD, Associate Professor of Radiology and of Surgery

Eglal Shalaby-Rana, MD, Associate Professor of Radiology and of Pediatrics

Elizabeth Sherwin, MD, Associate Professor of Pediatrics

Michael Shoykhet, MD, PhD, Associate Professor with Tenure of Pediatrics

Dimitri Sigounas, MD, Associate Professor of Neurological Surgery

Barbara Speller-Brown, DNP, Associate Professor of Pediatrics

Hemalatha Srinivasalu, MBBS, Associate Professor of Pediatrics

Punam Thakkar, MD, Associate Professor of Surgery

Rosemary Thomas-Mohtat, MD, Associate Professor of Pediatrics and of Emergency Medicine

Laura Tochen, MD, Associate Professor of Neurology and Rehabilitation Medicine and of Pediatrics

Chinwe Unegbu, MD, Associate Professor of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine and of Pediatrics

Jennifer Webb, MD, Associate Professor of Pediatrics

 

SMHS Specialized Faculty Promoted — effective July 1, 2022
At the rank of Professor:

Robin Doroshow, MD, Clinical Professor of Pediatrics

Sermsak Lolak, MD, Clinical Professor of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences

 

At the rank of Associate Professor:

Beda Brichacek, PhD, Research Associate Professor of Microbiology, Immunology, and Tropical Medicine

Jacob Dan, PhD, Clinical Associate Professor of Ophthalmology

Mark Hanson, PhD, Adjunct Associate Professor of Emergency Medicine

Lynn Kataria, MD, Clinical Associate Professor of Neurology and Rehabilitation Medicine

Dale Lee, MD, Adjunct Associate Professor of Clinical Research & Leadership

Timothy McCall, PhD, Adjunct Associate Professor of Clinical Research and Leadership

Michael Mintz, MD ’94, RESD ’97, CERT ’05, Clinical Associate Professor of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences and of Pediatrics

Daniel Newman, MD, Clinical Associate Professor of Pediatrics

Teodoro Reyes, MD, Clinical Associate Professor of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine and of Pediatrics

Friedhelm Sandbrink, MD, Clinical Associate Professor of Neurology and Rehabilitation Medicine

Cathy Scheiner, MD, Clinical Associate Professor of Neurology and Rehabilitation Medicine and of Pediatrics

Yijun Shao, PhD, Research Associate Professor of Clinical Research and Leadership

Stephanie Todd, MD, Associate Professor of Pediatrics

Li Wang, MD, PhD, Research Associate Professor of Pediatrics

Terri Workman, PhD, Research Associate Professor of Clinical Research & Leadership

Caroline Wright, MD, Clinical Associate Professor of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine and of Pediatrics

 

At the rank of Assistant Professor:

Jason McKay, MPA, Adjunct Assistant Professor of Emergency Medicine

 

SMHS Emeriti Faculty — effective July 1, 2022 (except where otherwise indicated)

Allistair Abraham, MD, Associate Professor Emeritus of Pediatrics (effective October 2022)

João Ascensão, MD, PhD, Professor Emeritus of Medicine and of Microbiology, Immunology, and Tropical Medicine

Anthony Caputy, MD, Professor Emeritus of Neurological Surgery

Vincent Chiappinelli, PhD, Professor Emeritus of Pharmacology and Physiology (effective January 2022)

May Chin, MD, RESD ’82, Professor Emerita of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine

Lawrence Cohen, MD, Clinical Professor Emeritus of Pediatrics

Allen Dyer, MD, PhD,Professor Emeritus of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences

Renee Jenkins, MD, Adjunct Professor Emerita of Pediatrics

John Keiser, MD, Associate Professor Emeritus of Pathology

Benny Kerzner, MBBCh, Professor Emeritus of Pediatrics

Bennett Lavenstein, MD, Professor Emeritus of Neurology and of Pediatrics

Linda Leatherbury, MD, Professor Emerita of Pediatrics

Parvathi Mohan, MBBS, Professor Emerita of Pediatrics

Richard Nicklas, MD, Clinical Professor Emeritus of Medicine

Margaret Plack, EdD, DPT, Professor Emeritus of Health, Human Function, and Rehabilitation Sciences

Jack Vanderhoek, PhD, Professor Emeritus of Biochemistry and Molecular Medicine