Zucker School of Medicine

Dean's Office

David Battinelli, MD

David Battinelli, MD
Dean
Betsey Cushing Whitney Professor of Medicine
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Lawrence G. Smith, MD

Lawrence G. Smith, MD, MACP
Founding Dean
Professor of Medicine
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Samara Ginzburg, MD

Samara Ginzburg, MD
Senior Associate Dean for Education
Associate Professor of Medicine and Science Education
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Associate and Assistant Deans

Catherine Bangeranye, PhD

Associate Dean for Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion and Professional Development

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Carole M. Bates, MPH, MBA

Associate Dean for Administration and Strategy

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Judith Brenner, MD

Associate Dean for Educational Data and Analytics

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Ronald Burakoff, DMD, MPH

Assistant Dean, Departmental and Faculty Mentoring

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Susan Caulfield, MSEd

Assistant Dean for Student Services and Wellbeing

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Frank Chervenak, MD

Associate Dean for International Medicine

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David Elkowitz, DO

Associate Dean & Director of the Academy of Medical Educators

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Annalise Ellis, MHA, MSEd

Assistant Dean for Faculty Affairs and Personnel Administration

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Gino Farina, MD

Assistant Dean for Clinical Preparation for Residency

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Alice Fornari, EdD, RD

Associate Dean for Educational Skills Development

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Jeffrey Kraut, MBA

Associate Dean for Strategic Planning 

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Thomas Kwiatkowski, MD

Assistant Dean for Simulation

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Jodi Langsfeld, MSEd

Associate Dean for Student Affairs

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Johanna Martinez, MD, MS

Assistant Dean for Community Engagement

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Jennifer Mieres, MD

Associate Dean for Faculty Affairs

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Louis H. Miller, MD

Assistant Dean for Career Advisement

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Ira Nash, MD

Associate Dean for Physician Leadership Development

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Joseph Nicolini, MHA

Assistant Dean for Operations

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Melissa Pawelczak, MD

Assistant Dean for the Advanced Clinical Experience

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Ellen Pearlman, MD

Associate Dean for Professionalism and Doctoring Skills 

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Marie Cavuoto Petrizzo, MD, MSEd, FAAAAI, FACAAI

Assistant Dean for Medical Education

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Debra Rand, MS

Associate Dean for Library Services

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Robert Roswell, MD, FACP, FACC

Associate Dean for Diversity, Equity, & Inclusion

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Kevin J. Tracey, MD

Associate Dean for Research 

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Rona Woldenberg, MD

Associate Dean for Admissions

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Andrew Yacht, MD, MSc

Associate Dean for Graduate Medical Education

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