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Pediatrics
Department of Pediatrics
Sanford School of Medicine
1400 W. 22nd St.
Sioux Falls, SD 57105
Office Hours
Monday - Friday
8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

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Welcome to the Department of Pediatrics

Training pediatricians to provide compassionate care to children and their families. The Pediatrics Residency Program at Sanford Children's Hospital, at the University of South Dakota Sanford School of Medicine, is a unique and vibrant educational community dedicated to developing the finest pediatric leaders in the world.


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Meet the Department 

The Department of Pediatrics at the Sanford School of Medicine will be acknowledged as a leader in educating students, residents, fellows, physicians and allied health professionals in the discipline of pediatrics, be recognized for providing extraordinary, compassionate care to pediatric patients and their caregivers, be renowned for the creation and dissemination of new knowledge in the field of pediatrics, and be valued as an advocate for children.
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Michelle Baack

Chair, Pediatrics
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Mohamad AbouMerhiSaifeddine

Assistant Professor
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Beth Abrahamson

Clinical Instructor
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Tonya Adamiak

Associate Professor
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MirHyder Ali

Associate Professor
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Alaa AlNofal

Associate Professor
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Gregory Anderson

Clinical Associate Professor
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Kathryn Anderson

Assistant Professor
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Halie Anderson

Clinical Assistant Professor
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Jyoti Angal

Instructor
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Nofil Arain

Associate Professor
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Christine Arnold

Clinical Associate Professor
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Jade Arrobas

Clinical Instructor
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Shannon Ashbaugh

Clinical Associate Professor
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Ranae Aukerman

Clinical Instructor
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Sami Awadallah

Clinical Professor
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Courtney Backer

Clinical Assistant Professor
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Ashlesha Bagwe

Clinical Instructor
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Kimberly Balay

Clinical Assistant Professor
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Maria Barber

Assistant Professor
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Barry Bauer

Clinical Professor
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Kyle Baum

Clinical Instructor
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Steven Benn

Clinical Professor
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Nina Bishop

Clinical Instructor
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Kerri Bjornson

Clinical Instructor
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Jerome Blake

Clinical Associate Professor
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Ashlee Blumhoff

Clinical Instructor
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Daniel Boadwine

Clinical Assistant Professor
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Shea Bonine

Clinical Instructor
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Rochelle Boote

Clinical Associate Professor
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Tiffany Brende

Clinical Instructor
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Charles Broberg

Clinical Instructor
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Jonathan Brudvig

Assistant Professor
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Kara Bruning

Clinical Professor
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Molly Brynjulson

Clinical Instructor
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Shelly Bulatao

Clinical Instructor
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Bonnie Bunch

Associate Professor
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Lynette Burch

Clinical Instructor
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Francisco BustosVelasquez

Assistant Professor
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Indra Chandrasekar

Assistant Professor
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Archana Chatterjee

Adjunct Professor
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Rafael Christian

Clinical Associate Professor
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Ashley Coaston

Clinical Instructor
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Sarah Cole

Clinical Assistant Professor
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Katie Connors

Clinical Associate Professor
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Craig Crismon

Clinical Professor
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Linne CurtisBayt

Clinical Associate Professor
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Kingshuk Dasgupta

Clinical Associate Professor
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Arielle Deutsch

Assistant Professor
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Brock Doubledee

Clinical Associate Professor
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Shalome Dsouza

Assistant Professor
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Rachel Edelen

Clinical Professor
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Shari Eich

Clinical Professor
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Michael Elliott

Clinical Professor
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Amy Elliott

Professor
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Randy Faustino

Assistant Professor
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Lawrence Fenton

Professor Emeritus
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Rebecca Fish

Clinical Assistant Professor
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Kevin Francis

Assistant Professor
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Nancy Free

Clinical Professor
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Sara Free

Clinical Assistant Professor
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Carl Galloway

Clinical Associate Professor
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Ashley Geppert

Clinical Instructor
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Jacquelyn Grev

Assistant Professor
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Emily Griese

Assistant Professor
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Kurt Griffin

Associate Professor
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Ryan Groeneweg

Clinical & Behavior Svcs Mngr
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Ashutosh Gupta

Clinical Associate Professor
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Jennifer Haggar

Clinical Associate Professor
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Sam Hagman

Clinical Instructor
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Cara Hamilton

Clinical Professor
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Karen Hanisch

Clinical Instructor
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Scott Henry

Clinical Professor
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Deborah Hickman

Clinical Instructor
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Christine Hockett

Assistant Professor
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Laurie Hogden

Associate Professor
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Shannon Hoime

Clinical Associate Professor
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Gene Hoyme

Professor Emeritus
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Benson Hsu

Professor
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Jody Huber

Associate Professor
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Kimberly Hushagen

Clinical Assistant Professor
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Mawada Hussein

Clinical Instructor
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Natalie Hutton

Clinical Assistant Professor
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Amit Jain

Assistant Professor
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Laura Jarding

Clinical Instructor
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Melissa Jensen

Associate Professor
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Bianca Johnson

Clinical Assistant Professor
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Julie Johnson

Clinical Professor
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Heather Johnson

Clinical Instructor
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Brooke Jones

Assistant Professor
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Vishnu Kanala

Clinical Associate Professor
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Michael Kareta

Assistant Professor
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Justin Kastl

Clinical Associate Professor
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Jason Kemnitz

AssocDean, AcaDev & FacAff
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Laura Keppen

Professor
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Sotirios Keros

Adjunct Associate Professor
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Akram Khan

Clinical Associate Professor
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Skyler Kinsey

Clinical Instructor
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Carolyn Kippes

Assistant Professor
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Cartney Knecht

Clinical Instructor
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Aimee Koenig

Clinical Assistant Professor
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Debra Koens

Clinical Instructor
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Pam Koepsell

Clinical Instructor
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Rick Kooima

Clinical Professor
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Stephen Kovarik

Clinical Professor
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Matthew Krell

Clinical Associate Professor
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Margaret Kuehler

Clinical Associate Professor
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Megan Landsverk

Associate Professor
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Dawn Larson

Clinical Professor
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Kelly Leaver

Program Assistant II
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Lance Lee

Associate Professor
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Rachel Li

Assistant Professor
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Peter Lim

Clinical Assistant Professor
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Santiago Lopez

Assistant Professor
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Natasha Lopez

Clinical Assistant Professor
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Abdelhalim Loukil

Assistant Professor
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Lisa Lubbers

Clinical Instructor
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Thomas Luzier

Clinical Assistant Professor
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Rebecca Mabee

Clinical Instructor
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Edward Mailloux

Clinical Professor
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Shehbeet Mangat

Clinical Instructor
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Daniel Mark

Clinical Assistant Professor
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Christiane Maroun

Clinical Professor
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Annie Martino

Clinical Instructor
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Ikuo Masuho

Assistant Professor
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Cindy Matthes

Clinical Instructor
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Philip May

Adjunct Professor
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Julie Mayo

Clinical Associate Professor
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Lacey McCormack

Associate Professor
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Noelle McGee

Clinical Instructor
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Scott McKercher

Clinical Professor
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Kara Mergen

Clinical Instructor
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Lauritz Meyer

Assistant Professor
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Sam Milanovich

Adjunct Assistant Professor
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Eric Mittelstaedt

Assistant Professor
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Ariane Moffett

Clinical Instructor
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Sam Mortimer

Clinical Professor
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Chuanpit Moser

Clinical Professor
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David Mueller

Clinical Professor
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Thayne Munce

Associate Professor
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David Munson

Professor
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Brianna Murphy

Assistant Professor
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Michael Naegle

Clinical Instructor
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Stephen Nanton

Clinical Associate Professor
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Debra Nearman

Clinical Instructor
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Gary Neidich

Clinical Professor - Emeritus
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Candice Nelson

Clinical Professor
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Ana NevarezGilbert

Clinical Instructor
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Jeffrey Oakland

Clinical Associate Professor
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Lisa Ohden

Clinical Instructor
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Jessica Olcott

Clinical Associate Professor
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Gulsah Olgun

Clinical Assistant Professor
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Gokhan Olgun

Assistant Professor
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Bretta Olson

Clinical Assistant Professor
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Amanda ONeil

Clinical Instructor
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Charisse OrtmanBrockmueller

Clinical Instructor
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Alicia Palmer

Clinical Assistant Professor
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Lynn Paul

Clinical Instructor
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David Pearce

Professor
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Elizabeth Peck

Clinical Associate Professor
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Sara Pepper

Clinical Assistant Professor
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Kirsten Persson

Clinical Instructor
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Stacy Peters

Adjunct Associate Professor
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Tracy Pierret

Clinical Associate Professor
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LouisJan Pilaz

Assistant Professor
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Deborah Pritchett

Clinical Professor
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Rita Rabenberg

Clinical Professor
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Kayli Reece

Clinical Assistant Professor
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Jen Reed

Associate Professor
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Jenifer Reitsma

Clinical Instructor
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Suzanne Reuter

Asst Dean, Med Student Affairs
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Nicolas Rivera

Clinical Associate Professor
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Kyle Roux

Professor
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Jorge Sanchez

Clinical Associate Professor
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Ashley Sandeen

Assistant Professor
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John Sanders

Clinical Associate Professor
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Alexei Savinov

Associate Professor
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Samuel Schimelpfenig

Clinical Professor
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Erik Schobitz

Adjunct Assistant Professor
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Erin Schroeder

Clinical Instructor
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Brandy Sebera

Instructor
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Arielle Selya

Associate Professor
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Hayley Shackleford

Clinical Instructor
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John Shelso

Clinical Professor
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Martin Spahn

Clinical Associate Professor
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Theresa Stamato

Clinical Professor
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Baiba Steinbrekera

Assistant Professor
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Dennis Stevens

Professor Emeritus
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Daniel Steventon

Clinical Assistant Professor
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Emelia Stille

Clinical Instructor
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Deanna Stoll

Clinical Instructor
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Kyla Stoops

Clinical Instructor
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Lori Strong

Clinical Professor
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Judy Struck

Professor Emeritus
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Kristin Stuive

Clinical Instructor
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Mallory Summerer

Clinical Instructor
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Kameswaran Surendran

Associate Professor
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Kellie Sweet

Clinical Assistant Professor
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Jianning Tao

Assistant Professor
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Connie Taylor

Assistant Professor
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Ovictor Tesoro

Clinical Assistant Professor
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Didi ThekkethalaWinovich

Clinical Instructor
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Kassy Thorpe

Clinical Assistant Professor
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Eric Towe

Clinical Associate Professor
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Angie Tuffs

Senior Secretary
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Michelle VanBeek

Clinical Professor
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Stephanie VanDam

Clinical Instructor
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Mallary VanTol

Clinical Instructor
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Wilfredo Veloira

Clinical Associate Professor
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Wendy Vetter

Clinical Associate Professor
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Joseph Vogel

Clinical Associate Professor
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KayeLyn Wagner

Assistant Professor
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James Wallace

Professor
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William Waltz

Clinical Associate Professor
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Katherine Wang

Clinical Associate Professor
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David Ward

Assistant Professor
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Lynn Ward

Clinical Instructor
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Kurt Warnhoff

Assistant Professor
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Jacqueline Weidauer

Clinical Instructor
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Jill Weimer

Professor
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Donna Weinacht

Clinical Professor
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Lawrence Wellman

Clinical Professor
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Lesta Whalen

Associate Professor
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Jessica White

Associate Professor
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Laura Whittington

Clinical Assistant Professor
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April Willman

Clinical Associate Professor
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David Withrow

Clinical Professor
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Amelia WoltanskiMroch

Adjunct Associate Professor
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Joseph Zenel

Professor Emeritus
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Nicole Zimmerman

Clinical Instructor
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Aaron Zylstra

Clinical Professor

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