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Jennifer Allie, PhD, MPA

Jennifer L. Allie, Ph.D., MPA is Associate Dean for Faculty Affairs and Development and Associate Professor of Medical Education. Over the course of her 18-year career as a faculty leader, she has developed robust faculty development programming that focuses on medical education, professional and personal growth, mentoring programs and leadership development. Dr. Allie serves as the program director for the Burnett School of Medicine medical student coach training program. Her research agenda, focused on the faculty career life-cycle highlights her on-going passion for ensuring faculty success. She has presented her work nationally and remains committed to mentoring of faculty at all career stages in regards to strategic career planning, work-life integration, and resiliency. She completed her bachelor’s degree and earned her combined PhD in higher education and leadership and MPA degree from the University of Utah.

Kimberly Washington, MD, FACS

Assistant Dean for Clinical Faculty Success

Sandeep Bansal, MBBS, MD Pharm.

Director, MedEd Research and Scholarship

Gregory Kearns, PharmD, Ph.D.

Director for Research and Scholarship Development

Sheriee Parnell

Director, Faculty Affairs 817-257-4692

Zohra Shad, MD

Director, Faculty Mentoring and Coaching

Kayla Beeler, MBA

Assistant Director, Faculty Development 817-257-6388

Hannah Drake

Faculty Development Coordinator 817-257-8428

Taylor Hooten

Faculty Affairs Coordinator 817-257-8532

Brenda Luna

Faculty Affairs Coordinator 817-257-8493

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