Search Committee for Dean, School of Medicine and Senior Vice President for Medical Affairs

Co-Chairs

Venkataramanan “Ragu” Balakrishnan, PhD
Charles H. Phipps Dean, Case School of Engineering
Professor, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science

Stan Gerson, MD
Director, Case Comprehensive Cancer Center
Distinguished University Professor
Asa and Patricia Shiverick—Jane Shiverick (Tripp) Professor of Hematological Oncology

Members

Abby Abelson, MD
Chair and Education Program Director, Department of Rheumatic and Immunological Diseases
Director of Education, Center for Osteoporosis and Metabolic Bone Disease
Cleveland Clinic

Mark Beno, MSM
Senior Director for Strategic Planning
Cleveland Institute for Computational Biology
School of Medicine 

Christopher Brandt, MD
Richard B. Fratianne Professor of Surgery
Chair, Department of Surgery
MetroHealth

Mona Lisa Delva
M2/M3 – University Program
Orthopaedics IG Co-leader

Mitchell Drumm, PhD
Connie and Jim Brown Professor in Cystic Fibrosis Research
Vice Chair for Research, Department of Pediatrics

Mahmoud Ghannoum, PhD, EMBA
Professor
Department of Dermatology
Director, Center for Medical Mycology
Case Western Reserve University and
University Hospitals Cleveland Medical Center

Sarah Groft
PhD Candidate, Immunology Training Program, Department of Pathology
School of Medicine
Heidi Gullett, MD, MPH
Charles Kent Smith, MD and Patricia Hughes Moore, MD Professor in Medical Student Education in Family Medicine
Department of Family Medicine and Community Health 
University Hospitals

Christopher Leggett, MD, (’86 SOM)
Interventional Cardiologist
Duluth, GA

Anant Madabhushi, PhD
F. Alex Nason Professor II
Departments of Biomedical Engineering
Director, Center for Computational Imaging and Personalized Diagnostics

John McAfee
M4/M5 – College Program

David Scadden, MD (‘80 SOM)
Gerald and Darlene Jordan Professor of Medicine
Harvard University
Co-founder and Co-director, Harvard Stem Cell Institute

John Sedor, MD
Ray W. Gifford, M.D., Endowed Chair in Kidney Research
Glickman Urology & Kidney Institute
Lerner Research Institute
Cleveland Clinic 
Professor of Molecular Medicine
Cleveland Clinic Lerner College of Medicine
Case Western Reserve University

Usha Stiefel, MD
Associate Professor of Medicine
Chief, Infectious Disease Section
Louis Stokes Cleveland VA Medical Center

Daryl Thornton, MD, MPH
Pulmonary, Sleep, Critical Care, Health Disparities, MetroHealth
Associate Professor of Medicine