Committee and Administration

Steering Committee

 

Patricia Matthews-Juarez, Ph.D.
Project Director (PCMH)
Vice President, Faculty Affairs and Development, President Immed
Office
Veronica T. Mallett, M.D., MMM
Dean, School of Medicine, SOM Dean Immed Office
vmallett@mmc.edu
Cherae Farmer-Dixon, D.D.S.
Dean, School of Dentistry, SOD Dean Immed Office
(x6207) cdixon@mmc.edu
Xylina Bean, M.D.
Associate Project Director (PCMH)
Chair and Professor, Department of Pediatrics Medicine
Millard Collins, M.D.
Associate Project Director (PCMH)
Chair and Associate Professor, Department of Family and Community
Medicine
Duane Smoot, M.D.
Associate Project Director (PCMH)
Chair and Professor, Department of Internal Medicine
Charles W. Williams, D.D.S.
Associate Project Director (PCMH)
Chair and Professor, Dental
Susanne Tropez, M.D., MPH, FAAP
Master Teacher (PCMH)
Professor Department of Pediatrics and Associate Dean of Clinical
Affiliation
Paul Juarez, Ph.D.
Evaluator and Associate Project Director (PCMH)
Professor, Vice Chair, Director of the Health Disparities Center of
Excellence at Meharry
Leslie Halpern, M.D., D.D.S., Ph.D.
Module Liaison (PCMH)
Associate Professor, Oral Maxillofacial Surgery Residency Program
Residency Director
Daphne Ferguson-Young, D.D.S.
Module Liaison (PCMH)
Professor-GPR Program Director, General Practice Residency Program
Residency Director
Medhat Kalliny, M.D.
Module Liaison (PCMH)
Assistant Professor, Family & Community Medicine Immed Office
Residency Director
Richmond A. Akatue, M.D., M.S.C.I., F.A.C.P.
Module Liaison (PCMH)
Interim Assistant Dean, GME, Internal Medicine Immed Office
Residency Director
Machelle Thompson, R.D.H., M.S.P.H.
Assoc. Professor, Director Compliance and Safety, Dental Public Health


Consultant

 

Renee Frazier, MHSA, FACHE.
Principal Consultant (PCMH)
Retired Health Care Executive


Curriculum Transformation Committee

 

Medhat Kalliny, M.D.
Module Liaison (PCMH)
Assistant Professor, Family and Community Medicine Immed Office
Residency Director
Daphne Ferguson-Young, D.D.S.
Module Liaison (PCMH)
Professor-GPR Program Director, General Practice Residency Program
Residency Director
Leonard Webster, M.D.
Interim Chair, Integrated Didactics
Richmond A. Akatue, M.D., M.S.C.I., F.A.C.P.
Module Liaison (PCMH)
Interim Assistant Dean, GME, Internal Medicine Immed Office
Gerald Davis, D.D.S.
Assistant Professor-Dir Student Services, SOD Student Affairs
Sandra Harris, D.D.S.
Associate Professor, Orthodontics
Machelle Thompson, R.D.H., M.S.P.H.
Assoc. Professor, Director Compliance and Safety, Dental Public Health
Digna Forbes, M.D.
Associate Professor, Pathology, Anatomy and Cell Biology


Administrative Team

 

Natalie Fleming, MBA                                                                         
Director of Practice Management (PCMH)
Family and Community Medicine
Foster Williams, Jr., MPA, CHAP
Director of Behavioral Health/Patient Centered Medical Home (PCMH)
Family and Community Medicine
Zuay Thompson, MBA
Program Coordinator (PCMH)
Faculty Affairs and Development
Wansoo Im, Ph.D.
Data Informatics (PCMH)
Associate Professor, Family and Community Medicine
Tiffinie Zellars, RN, BSN, MSPH, DNP Candidate
Nurse Educator Liason/CQI Nurse (PCMH)
Family and Community Medicine
Julia Watson, MSPH
Research Assistant, Sr.
Family and Community Medicine
Michael J. Paul, MPH
Research Assistant, Sr.
Family and Community Medicine