VERMILLION, S.D. – Dawn Bragg, Ph.D., is the new Dean of Medical Student Affairs at the University of South Dakota Sanford School of Medicine.
Bragg comes to USD following 22 years of service at the Medical College of Wisconsin, in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. The Jamaica native received her undergraduate degree from Florida A&M University, and her M.S and Ph.D. degrees from the University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign.
As dean of medical student affairs at the medical school, Bragg will provide leadership regarding the medical school’s curriculum, ongoing accreditation and student educational experiences and outcomes.
“We are very pleased to welcome Dr. Bragg to our leadership team,” said Mary Nettleman, MD, MS, MACP, dean of the USD Sanford School of Medicine. “She has extensive experience in medical school affairs and a national reputation for excellence. Her skills will help the school more fully support its students and ensure their success.”