Health Sciences Leadership


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    Senior Vice President for Health Sciences

      Kenneth Kaushansky, MD
      Senior Vice President for Health Sciences

      John H. Riley, Jr.
      Associate Vice President for HS Administration and Finance

      Andrew White, PhD
      Associate CIO, Health Sciences 


    School of Dental Medicine

      Mary R. Truhlar, DDS, MS
      Interim Dean, School of Dental Medicine

      Stephanos Kyrkanides, DDS, MS, PhD
      Research and Faculty Development

      Steven M. Zove, DDS
      Acting Associate Dean, Clinical Affairs

      David W. Paquette, DMD, MPH, DMSc
      Associate Dean, Education

      Maureen Burns
      Executive Assistant Dean

      Allan J. Kucine, DDS
      Associate Dean, Information Technologies

      Carol Sloane, RDH
      Assistant Dean, Auxiliary Education 

    School of Health Technology and Management

      Craig Lehmann, PhD
      Dean, School of Health Technology and Management

      Deborah T. Firestone, EdD, MT (ASCP)SBB
      Associate Dean

      Richard W. Johnson, PT, EdD
      Associate Dean, Program Development and External Affairs

      Lisa Benz Scott, PhD
      Associate Dean, Research

      Karen Joskow Mendelsohn
      Assistant Dean, Academic and Student Affairs 

      Philip Tarantino, RN, MS, MBA, PhD
      Assistant Dean for Administration and Finance

    School of Medicine

      Kenneth Kaushansky, MD, MACP
      Dean, School of Medicine

      Basil Rigas, MD, DSc 
      Dean, Clinical Affairs

      Latha Chandran, MD, MPH
      Vice Dean, Undergraduate Medical Education

      Lina Obeid, MD 
      Vice Dean, Scientific Affairs (as of 3/1/12)

      John H. Riley, Jr. 
      Vice Dean for SOM Administration & Finance

      Frederick M. Schiavone, MD, FACEP
      Vice Dean, Graduate Medical Education

      Meenakshi Singh, MD
      Vice Dean for Faculty Affairs and Faculty Development

       Jack Fuhrer, MD
      Associate Dean, Admissions

       Glen Itzkowitz
      Associate Dean, Scientific Operations and Research Facilities

      Aldustus Jordan, EdD
      Associate Dean, Student Affairs

      Dorothy Lane, MD
      Associate Dean, CME

      Margaret McGovern, MD
      Associate Dean for Ambulatory Operations

      Sharon Nachman, MD
      Associate Dean, Clinical Trials

      Mark Sedler, M.D., MPH
      Associate Dean, Global Medical Education

      Grace Agnetti, MSEd
      Assistant Dean of Admissions

      Mary Jean Allen
      Assistant Dean, Student Affairs

      Cordia Beverley, M.D.
      Assistant Dean, Community Health Policy

      Howard B. Fleit, Ph.D.
      Assistant Dean, Curriculum

      Andrew Wackett, MD
      Assistant Dean for Medical Education

      Karen Wilk
      Assistant Dean for Faculty Personnel

    School of Nursing

      Lee Anne Xippolitos, RN, PhD
      Dean, School of Nursing and Chief Nursing Officer

      Debra Grimm, MS, RN
      Interim Assistant Dean for Business Affairs

      Marie Marino, EdD, RN
      Associate Dean, Academic Affairs

      Corrine Jurgens, RN, PhD
      Associate Dean, Research 

    School of Social Welfare

      Frances L. Brisbane, PhD
      Dean, School of Social Welfare

      Iris Cohen Fineberg, PhD, MSW
      Associate Dean for Academic Affairs

      Kathleen Monahan, DSW
      Associate Dean, Family Violence Education and Research

      Bertha Murphy, MSW
      Associate Dean, International Social Work and Global Initiatives

      Carolyn Peabody, PhD
      Assistant Dean, Eastern Long Island Sites

      Philip Tarantino, RN, MS, MBA, PhD
      Assistant Dean for Adminstration and Finance