University of Pittsburgh

Academy Members

Appointments to the Academy of Master Educators at the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine are made after following the process described on the membership criteria page.

Active Members | Directors | Alumni of the Academy | Emeritus

Active Members
Name Department Member Since* Current Term Ends **
Eric J. Anish, MD Medicine 2012 2018
Gerard L. Apodaca, PhD Medicine 2006 2018
Robert M. Arnold, MD Medicine 2006 2018
Shawn T. Beaman, MD Anesthesiology 2012 2018
Debra Bogen, MD Pediatrics 2009 2020
Diemthuy Bui, MD Medicine 2009 2020
Peter D. Bulova, MD Medicine 2009 2020
Gregory M. Bump, MD Medicine 2012 2018
Raquel A. Buranosky, MD Medicine 2006 2018
Chung-Chou Chang, PhD Medicine 2015 2020
Marie C. DeFrances, MD, PhD Pathology 2015 2020
Donald B. DeFranco, PhD Pharmacology & Chemical biology 2012 2018
Stephanie B. Dewar, MD Pediatrics 2015 2020
Brad Dicianno, MD Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation 2012 2018
Michele L. Dorfsman, MD Emergency Medicine 2012 2018
Ankur B. Doshi, MD Emergency Medicine 2015 2020
Antoine Douaihy, MD Psychiatry 2009 2020
Peter F. Drain, PhD Cell Biology and Physiology 2006 2018
Georgia K. Duker, PhD Cell Biology and Physiology 2006 2018
Susan M. Dunmire, MD Emergency Medicine 2006 2018
David E. Eibling, MD Otolaryngology 2006 2018
David M. Elnicki, MD Medicine 2006 2018
Peter F. Ferson, MD Cardiothoracic Surgery 2006 2018
Jonathan D. Finder, MD Pediatrics 2006 2018
William P. Follansbee, MD Medicine 2012 2018
Andrea R. Fox, MD Family Medicine 2006 2018
Kevin O. Garrett, MD Surgery 2006 2018
Rachel J. Givelber, MD Medicine 2012 2018
Alda Maria R. Gonzaga, MD Medicine 2012 2018
Stephanie M. Gonzalez, MD Emergency Medicine 2012 2018
Gabriella Gray Gosman, MD Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences 2012 2018
Giselle G. Hamad, MD Surgery 2012 2018
Peggy B. Hasley, MD Medicine 2012 2018
Scott Herrle, MD, MS Medicine 2015 2020
Dena S. Hofkosh, MD Pediatrics 2006 2018
Elmer L. Holzinger, MD Medicine 2008 2018
James R. Johnston, MD Medicine 2006 2018
Paul (Kip) R. Kinchington, PhD Ophthalmology 2012 2018
John W. Kreit, MD Medicine 2006 2018
Frank J. Kroboth, MD Medicine 2006 2018
Sanjay Lambore, MD Pediatrics 2012 2018
Cynthia Lance-Jones, PhD Neurobiology 2006 2018
Jenifer E. Lee, MD Medicine 2015 2020
Kenneth Lee, MD Surgery 2009 2020
James D. Luketich, MD Cardiothoracic Surgery 2009 2020
John F. Mahoney, MD Emergency Medicine 2006 2018
Michael P. Mangione, MD Anesthesiology 2006 2018
Michael A. Mathier, MD Medicine 2012 2018
Julie B. McCausland, MD, MS Emergency Medicine 2015 2020
James Barry McGee, MD Medicine 2006 2018
Sara C. McIntire, MD Pediatrics 2006 2018
Kathleen McIntyre-Seltman, MD Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences 2006 2018
William R. McIvor, MD Anesthesiology 2006 2018
Melissa A. McNeil, MD Medicine 2006 2018
David G. Metro, MD Anesthesiology 2015 2020
Donald B. Middleton, MD Family Medicine 2012 2018
Christine Milcarek, PhD Immunology 2009 2020
Sandra A. Murray, PhD Cell Biology and Physiology 2006 2018
Steven Orebaugh, MD Anesthesiology 2009 2020
Charissa B. Pacella, MD Emergency Medicine 2015 2020
Thomas D. Painter, MD Medicine 2006 2018
Rita M. Patel, MD Anesthesiology 2006 2018
Andrew B. Peitzman, MD Surgery 2006 2018
Paul E. Phrampus, MD Emergency Medicine 2009 2020
R. Harsha Rao, MD Medicine 2012 2018
Evelyn C. Reis, MD Pediatrics 2009 2020
Jason B. Rosenstock, MD Psychiatry 2006 2018
Tetsuro Sakai, MD, PhD Anesthesiology 2015 2020
Richard A. Saladino, MD Pediatrics 2006 2018
John B. Schumann, PhD Neurobiology 2006 2018
Carla L. Spagnoletti, MD Medicine 2012 2018
Richard A. Steinman, MD, PhD Medicine 2006 2018
Gary H. Tabas, MD Medicine 2009 2020
Stevan P. Tofovic, MD, PhD Medicine 2006 2018
Michael J. Travis, MD Psychiatry 2012 2018
Reed Van Deusen, MD, MS Medicine 2015 2020
Peter J. Veldkamp, MD Medicine 2009 2020
Kishore Vellody, MD Pediatrics 2012 2018
Evan "Jake" L. Waxman, MD Ophthalmology 2012 2018
Ora A. Weisz, PhD Medicine 2009 2020
Basil J. Zitelli, MD Pediatrics 2006 2018

* All appointments are effective for a renewable five-year term beginning January 1 of the year indicated.
** Terms end on December 31 of the year indicated and are renewable based on contributions to the educational programs at the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine and its Academy of Master Educators.
Directors
Name Department Term
David M. Elnicki, MD, Chair Medicine 2017-2019
Gabriella Gray Gosman, MD, Chair Elect OBGyN 2017-2019
James R. Johnston, MD, Past Chair Medicine 2008-2017
Steven L. Kanter, MD, Founding Director Medicine 2005-2008
Ex officio
Name Department Term
Ann E. Thompson, MD Pediatrics 2014-Present

 

ALUMNI OF THE ACADEMY
Name Department Dates of Service
Edward M. Barksdale, MD Surgery 1/1/2006-5/31/2007
Michael L. Boninger, MD Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation 1/1/2006-12/31/2011
Timothy Carlos, MD Medicine 1/1/2006-7/31/2007
Maurice S. Clifton, MD Pediatrics 1/1/2006-9/4/2006
Hollis D. Day, MD Medicine 1/1/2009-11/30/2015
William DeGroat, MD Pharmacology 1/1/2006-12/31/2011
Julie A. DeLoia, PhD Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences 1/1/2006-6/30/2007
Daniel Israel Edelstone, MD Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences 1/1/2006-12/31/2011
Heidi M. Feldman, MD, PhD Pediatrics 1/1/2006-8/31/2006
Rosanne Granieri, MD Medicine 1/1/2006-12/31/2015
Allen L. Humphrey, PhD** Neurobiology  1/1/2006-12/31/2013
Harish Jasti, MD Medicine 1/1/2012-5/31/2014
Phillip H. Kaleida, MD Pediatrics 1/1/2006-9/30/2014
Joan M. Lakoski, PhD Pharmacology & Chemical Biology 1/1/2009-4/30/2015
Trevor A. Macpherson, MD** Pathology 1/1/2012-9/30/2016
A. Paula Monaghan-Nichols, PhD Neurobiology 1/1/2012-7/31/2016
Gregory J. Naus, MD Pathology 1/1/2006-9/30/2006
David L. Paterson, MD Medicine 1/1/2006-3/31/2009
Goutham Rao, MD Pediatrics 1/1/2006-4/1/2011
Paul L. Rogers, MD Critical Care Medicine 1/1/2006-1/11/2014
Jules R. Rosen, MD Psychiatry 1/1/2006-6/14/2013
Mark S. Roberts, MD Medicine 1/1/2009-1/31/2010
Nina F. Schor, MD, PhD Pediatrics 1/1/2006-8/31/2006
James A. Shaver, MD* Medicine 1/1/2006-4/13/2012
Gary Sutkin, MD Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences 1/1/2012-6/30/2016
Samuel A. Tisherman, MD Critical Care Medicine 1/1/2006-6/8/2014
Philip Troen, MD** Medicine 1/1/2009-11/30/2014
Asher A. Tulsky, MD Medicine 1/1/2009-11/30/2015
Manuel C. Vallejo Jr., MD, DMD Anesthesiology 1/1/2012-9/4/2013
Petronilla Vaulx-Smith, MD, PhD** Psychiatry 1/1/2006-10/31/2011
Shanta M. Zimmer, MD Medicine 1/1/2015-6/30/2016
Emeritus members
Name Department Date of Appointment Date of Separation
William I. Cohen, MD* Pediatrics 1/1/2006 2/6/2009
Steven L. Kanter, MD Medicine 1/1/2006 9/30/2014

 

* Deceased
** Retired