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SEMCME deeply values the committee work and expansive membership that foster collaborative workshops and events.

 

Please find current committee membership below.

 Anesthesiology Committee

First Name Last Name Degree Job Title Company
 (Committee Chair) Terry Ellis MD Chair of Anesthesiology Wayne State University School of Medicine
James Grant MD Chair of Anesthesiology, Oakland University/WBSOM Beaumont Hospital, Royal Oak
Muhammad Jaffar MD Program Director, Anesthesiology Detroit Medical Center
Justin Hruska MD Faculty, Anesthesiology Detroit Medical Center
Sandeep Krishan MD Program Director, Anesthesiology Wayne State University School of Medicine
Michael Lewis MD Chair of Anesthesiology Henry Ford Hospital
Michael Marsh MD Faculty, Anesthesiology Wayne State University School of Medicine
David Pieper PhD Executive Director, SEMCME SEMCME
Roy Soto MD Program Director, Anesthesiology Beaumont Hospital, Royal Oak
Nicholas Yeldo MD Program Director, Anesthesiology Henry Ford Hospital

Faculty Development Committee

First Name Last Name Degree Job Title Company
Camelia Arsene MD, PhD SGH Clinical Research Director Detroit Medical Center
Lisa Dillon PhD Academic Director, GME Detroit Medical Center
Basim Dubaybo MD Designated Institutional Officer Ascension Providence Hospital
(Committee Co-Chair) Larry Fischetti PhD Director, Gen Comp Comm Beaumont Hospital, Dearborn
Ryan Fringer MD Program Director, Emergency Medicine Beaumont Hospital, Royal Oak
Susan Graham MSW Behavorial Medicine Faculty, Family Medicine St. Mary Mercy Hospital
Barbara Joyce PhD Associate Professor of Biomedical Science Oakland University-WBHSOM
Deepak Kamat MD Vice Chair of Education, Pediatrics Children's Hospital of Michigan
Maria S. Kokas PhD Director, Learning Systems & Instructional Design Henry Ford Hospital
Nafisa Kuwajerwala MD Medical Staff, Surgery Ascension Providence Hospital
Amber Lebowski MA GME Database Coordinator. Detroit Medical Center
(Committee Co-Chair) Valerie Overholt DO Director of Students, Director of Sim Center Ascension Providence Hospital
David Pieper PhD Executive Director, SEMCME SEMCME
Marla Rowe Gorosh MD Education/Organizational Dev. Henry Ford Hospital
Dustin Saalman Instructional Skills Specialist Wayne State University School of Medicine
Robert Starr MD OB/GYN Beaumont Hospital, Royal Oak
Lakshmi Swaminathan MD Director of Quality and Saftey Projects Beaumont Hospital, Dearborn
Sharon Wilson MS GME Accreditation Manager Beaumont Hospital, Royal Oak
Jonathan Zimmerman MD, MBA, FACP Dir. of Edu Dev, Associate Director, Internal Medicine Beaumont Hospital, Dearborn

 Family Medicine Committee

First Name Last Name Degree Job Title Company
Kelly Arenz DO Program Director, Family Medicine St. Joseph Mercy Livingston
Michelle Diebold MD Associate Program Director, Family Med Beaumont Hospital, Dearborn
Sumit Fogla MD Faculty, Family Medicine Beaumont Hospital, Royal Oak
Erin Hendriks MD Program Director, Family Medicine Detroit Medical Center
Madeline Lewis DO Program Director, Family Medicine McLaren Greater Lansing
David Lick MD Interim Program Director, Family Medicine Beaumont Hospital, Royal Oak
Paul Misch MD Chairman, Family Medicine Beaumont Hospital, Royal Oak
Karen Mitchell MD Program Director, Family Medicine Ascension Providence Hospital
Pierre Morris MD Program Director, Family Medicine Wayne State University School of Medicine
Rachel O'Byrne MD Chief of Family Medicine Ascension St. John Hospital
Stacy O'Dowd MD Program Director, Family Medicine St. Mary Mercy Hospital
Mark Paschall MD Program Director, Family Medicine Ascension St. John Hospital
David Pieper PhD Executive Director, SEMCME SEMCME
Promita Roychoudhury MD Assoc. Program Director, Family Medicine Henry Ford Hospital
Mark Schury DO Program Director, Family Medicine McLaren Oakland
Paul Schultz MD Program Director, Family Medicine St. Joseph Mercy Livingston
(Committee Chair) Maria Shreve MD Program Director, Family Medicine Henry Ford Hospital
Karen Weaver MD Program Director, Family Medicine Beaumont Hospital, Dearborn

Government Affairs Committee

First Name Last Name Degree Job Title Company
Laura Appel Senior Director - Legislative Policy Michigan Health & Hospital Association
William Cardasis MD Program Director, Psychiatry St. Mary Mercy Hospital
Marc Corriveau Vice President Corporate Government Affairs Henry Ford Hospital
Paige Fults Manager, Advocacy Michigan Health & Hospital Association
(Committee Chair) Sean Gehle Vice President of Advocacy Ascension St. John Hospital
Thomas Gentile Retired Director at Large
Susan Greenwood-Clark MBA Director of Medical Education St. Mary Mercy Hospital
David Katz Senior Vice President Government and Community Affairs Detroit Medical Center
Elizabeth Kutter Manager, Federal/State Affairs Henry Ford Hospital
Megan Petzko-Sweet Director, Government Relations Beaumont Hospital, Royal Oak
David Pieper PhD Executive Director, SEMCME SEMCME
Erin Reis MBA Director of Medical Education-Flint McLaren Flint
David Sengstock MD Director of Medical Education Beaumont Hospital, Dearborn
Douglas Skrzyniarz MHSA Senior Director, External Affairs Wayne State University School of Medicine

Internal Medicine Committee

First Name Last Name Degree Job Title Company
Odaliz Abreu Lanfranco MD Program Director, Internal Medicine Henry Ford Hospital
Samira Ahsan MD Associate Program Director, Internal Medicine Ascension Providence Hospital
Camelia Arsene MD, PhD SGH Clinical Research Director Detroit Medical Center
Robert Bloom MD Program Director, Internal Medicine Ascension Providence Hospital
(Committee Chair) Benjamin Diaczok MD Program Director, Internal Medicine St. Joseph Mercy Oakland
Ruaa Elteriefi MD Program Director, Internal Medicine Beaumont Hospital, Dearborn
Marc Feldman MD Associate Program Director, Internal Medicine-SGH Detroit Medical Center
Raymond Hilu MD Program Director, Internal Medicine Ascension St. John Hospital
Conrad Hunt Director of Operations-Clinical Skills Center Wayne State University School of Medicine
Rajiv John MD Associate Program Director, Internal Medicine Beaumont Hospital, Dearborn
Sarwan Kumar MD Program Director, Internal Medicine Wayne State University School of Medicine
Diane Levine MD Exec. Direc. of Educational Services Wayne State University School of Medicine
Patricia McNally MD Program Director, Internal Medicine St. Joseph Mercy Ann Arbor
Lynda Misra DO Assoc. Professor, Internal Medicine Beaumont Hospital, Royal Oak
David Pieper PhD Executive Director, SEMCME SEMCME
Jeet Pillay MD Chief of Internal Medicine-HVSH Detroit Medical Center
Louis Saravolatz MD Chief of Internal Medicine Ascension St. John Hospital
Sandor Shoichet MD Associate Program Director, Internal Medicine Beaumont Hospital, Royal Oak
David Steinberger MD Program Director, Internal Medicine St. Mary Mercy Hospital
Neelima Thati MD Associate Program Director, Internal Medicine Wayne State University School of Medicine
Jarrett Weinberger MD Program Director, Internal Medicine-Central Campus Wayne State University School of Medicine
Katie Zechar MD Physician St. Joseph Mercy Oakland

 Ob/Gyn Committee

First Name Last Name Degree Job Title Company
Thomas Alderson DO Program Director, OB/GYN McLaren Macomb
Sarah Deighton-Collins MD Associate Program Director, OB/GYN Ascension Providence Hospital
Robert Dodds MD Program Director, OB/GYN Ascension Providence Hospital
(Committee Chair) Patricia Franz MD Program Director, OB/GYN Beaumont Hospital, Royal Oak
Theodore B. Jones MD Program Director, OB/GYN Beaumont Hospital, Dearborn
Satinder Kaur MD Program Director, OB/GYN Detroit Medical Center
Anissa Mattison DO Program Director, OB/GYN St. Joseph Mercy Oakland
Kelly O'Connor MD Program Director, OB/GYN St. Joseph Mercy Ann Arbor
David Pieper PhD Executive Director, SEMCME SEMCME
Michael Prysak MD Program Director and Vice Chief of OB/GYN Ascension St. John Hospital
Roopina Sangha MD Program Director, OB/GYN Henry Ford Hospital
Robert Starr MD Faculty, Department of OB/GYN Beaumont Hospital, Royal Oak
Ronald Strickler MD Assistant Program Director, OB/GYN Henry Ford Hospital
Nathan Wagstaff MD Faculty, Department of OB/GYN Ascension St. John Hospital

Pediatrics Committee

First Name Last Name Degree Job Title Company
Premchand Anne MD Program Director, Pediatrics Ascension St. John Hospital
Sage Church DO Assoc. Program Director, Pediatrics Ascension St. John Hospital
(Committee Chair) Kallie Doyle MD Vice Chair of Education, Department of Pediatrics Beaumont Hospital, Royal Oak
Conrad Hunt Director of Operations-Clinical Skills Center Wayne State University School of Medicine
Deepak Kamat MD Vice Chair of Education, Pediatrics Children's Hospital of Michigan
Rita Patel MD, MPH Assoc. Program Director, Pediatrics Beaumont Hospital, Royal Oak
David Pieper PhD Executive Director, SEMCME SEMCME
Lynn C. Smitherman MD Program Director, Pediatrics Children's Hospital of Michigan

Research Committee

First Name Last Name Degree Job Title Company
Camelia Arsene MD, PhD SGH Clinical Research Director Detroit Medical Center
Lisa Dillon PhD Academic Director, GME Detroit Medical Center
Mark Garcia DO Core Faculty McLaren Greater Lansing
(Committee Chair) Karen Hagglund MS Medical Researcher Ascension St. John Hospital
Alexandra Halalau MD Internal Medicine Faculty Beaumont Hospital, Royal Oak
Barbara Higgins RN RN BSH CCRC Beaumont Hospital, Royal Oak
Kedar Inamdar MD Program Director, Pathology Henry Ford Hospital
Nancy Jackson PhD Associate Medical Researcher Ascension Providence Hospital
Deepak Kamat MD Vice Chair of Education, Pediatrics Children's Hospital of Michigan
Daniel Keyes MD Research Director, Emergency Medicine St. Mary Mercy Hospital
John McKinnon MD Staff, Infectious Disease Henry Ford Hospital
John O'Brien MD DIO for ACGME Program-Director of Medical Education St. Mary Mercy Hospital
David Pieper PhD Executive Director, SEMCME SEMCME
Carlos Rios-Bedoya ScD Director of Scholarly Activity-Core Group McLaren Health
David Sengstock MD Dir of Medical Education Beaumont, Dearborn
Allen Silbergleit MD Chair & Program Director Emeritus, Surgery St. Joseph Mercy Oakland
Wilbur L. Smith MD Director of Medical Education St. Joseph Mercy Oakland
Anupam Suneja MD Associate Program Director, Internal Medicine St. Joseph Mercy Ann Arbor
David Svinarich PhD Vice President of Research Ascension Providence Hospital
Virginia Uhley PhD Asst. Professor, Biomed Science Oakland University/WBSOM
Thomson Varghese MD Chief Resident, Internal Medicine St. Mary Mercy Hospital

Residency Coordinator Committee

First Name Last Name Degree Job Title Company
Susan Abbott-Moynihan Manager of Medical Education Ascension St. John Hospital
Alexia Allen Residency Coordinator, Family Medicine McLaren Oakland
Carol Bartley GME Institutional Coordinator Detroit Medical Center
Barb Calati CLER Coordinator Ascension Providence Hospital
Cassandra Cornwell Residency Coordinator, IM McLaren Greater Lansing
Toni Haddad C-TAGME Education Coordinator, Ophthalmology & Fellowship Henry Ford Hospital
Constance Kenaya Residency Coordinator, Surgery St. Joseph Mercy Oakland
Kimberly Krygier Manager, GME Ascension Providence Hospital
Amber Lebowski MHA GME Database Coordinator Detroit Medical Center
Susan Palmer C-TAGME Residency Coordinator, Radiology Beaumont Hospital, Royal Oak
Lori Pilkington Program Coordinator, OB/GYN Beaumont Hospital, Dearborn
Liz Thompson Residency Coordinator, Internal Medicine Henry Ford Hospital
Lisa Thompson Residency Coordinator, Ortho Surgery Beaumont Hospital, Royal Oak
Lindsay Zasada Residency Coordinator, Internal Medicine St. Mary Mercy Hospital

 Surgery Committee

First Name Last Name Degree Job Title Company
Amy Braddock MD Program Director, General Surgery St. Joseph Mercy Oakland
Robert Cleary MD Program Director, Colon Rectal Surgery St. Joseph Mercy Ann Arbor
Elango Edhayan MD Program Director, Department of Surgery Ascension St. John Hospital
Suzanne Hanses DO Medical Staff Surgeon McLaren Greater Lansing
Hubert Huebl MD Student Coordinator for Surgical Education Beaumont Hospital, Dearborn
Felicia Ivascu MD Program Director, General Surgery Beaumont Hospital, Royal Oak
Mark Jones DO Medical Staff Surgeon McLaren Greater Lansing
Mary Kosir MD Associate Professor Wayne State University School of Medicine
Edward Kreske MD Program Director, Surgery St. Joseph Mercy Ann Arbor
(Committee Chair) Vijay Mittal MD Program Director, Surgery Ascension Providence Hospital
Gamal Mostafa MD, FRCS Associate Program Director, Surgery Detroit Medical Center
David Pieper PhD Executive Director, SEMCME SEMCME
Pritham Reddy MD Medical Staff Surgeon Ascension Providence Hospital
Allen Silbergleit MD Chair & Program Director Emeritus, Surgery St. Joseph Mercy Oakland
Nicholas St. Hilaire DO Medical Staff Surgeon McLaren Greater Lansing
Samantha Tarras MD Associate Program Director, Surgery Detroit Medical Center
Danielle Welch MD Medical Staff Surgeon Beaumont Hospital, Dearborn
Michael White MD Professor of Surgery Wayne State University School of Medicine
Ann Woodward MD Program Director, Surgery Henry Ford Hospital

 Transitional Year Committee

First Name Last Name Degree Job Title Company
(Committee Chair) Camelia Arsene MD, PhD Adjunct Assistant Professor Wayne State University School of Medicine
Kenneth Bergsman MD Program Director, Transitional Year Detroit Medical Center
Rebecca Daniel MD Program Director, Transitional Year St. Joseph Mercy Ann Arbor
Francisco Davila MD Assistant Professor Beaumont Hospital, Royal Oak
Nikhil Goyal MD Program Director, Transitional Year Henry Ford Hospital
Tania Little DO Transitional Year Program Director/Assoc DME Ascension Providence Hospital
Preeti Misra MD Program Director, Transitional Year St. Mary Mercy Hospital
Falgun Patel MD Program Director, Transitional Year Beaumont Hospital, Taylor
David Pieper PhD Executive Director, SEMCME SEMCME
Lyle Victor MD Program Director, Transitional Year Beaumont Hospital, Dearborn