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Dean's Office

John M. Daly, MD, FACS
Interim Dean, Lewis Katz School of Medicine at Temple University
Harry C. Donahoo Professor, Surgery
Surgical Director, William Maul Measey Institute for Clinical Simulation and Patient Safety

Dean's Staff

Thomas G. Kupp
Executive Director, Temple Faculty Physicians
Senior Vice Dean, Finance and Administration
Lewis Katz School of Medicine

Richard Fisher, MD
Senior Associate Dean, Cancer Programs
President & CEO, Fox Chase Cancer Center


Jacob Ufberg, MD
Associate Dean, Admissions
Applicants to LKSOM, please email 

Clinical Affairs

Susan E. Wiegers, MD
President and CEO, Temple Faculty Physicians
Senior Associate Dean, Clinical Affairs
Lewis Katz School of Medicine


Gerald H. Sterling, PhD
Senior Associate Dean, Education

Lawrence Kaplan, MD
Associate Dean, Inter-professional Education

David J. Karras, MD
Associate Dean, Pre-Clerkship Education

Alisa Peet, MD
Associate Dean, Clinical Education

Denise Salerno, MD
Associate Dean, Doctoring Skills

Scott K. Shore, PhD
Associate Dean, Graduate & Special Programs

Dianne R. Soprano, PhD
Associate Dean, Graduate & MD/PhD Programs

Susan Coull, MBA
Assistant Dean, Graduate Medical Education

David A. Wald, DO
Assistant Dean, Clinical Simulation

Student Affairs

Douglas Reifler, MD
Associate Dean, Student Affairs

Stephanie Barbetta, MD
Assistant Dean, Student Affairs

Health Equity, Diversity & Inclusion

Kathleen Reeves, MD
Senior Associate Dean, Health Equity, Diversity & Inclusion

Oneida Arosarena, MD
Associate Dean, Diversity & Inclusion

Faculty Affairs

Heather Clauss, MD
Senior Associate Dean, Faculty Affairs

Douglas Tilley, PhD
Assistant Dean, Faculty Affairs


Steven R. Houser, PhD
Senior Associate Dean, Research

Grace X. Ma, PhD     
Associate Dean, Health Disparities

T. Dianne Langford, PhD
Assistant Dean, Research


Ann Untalan
Assistant Dean, Institutional Research Administration

Paula Davis West
Assistant Dean, Finance & Administration
Lewis Katz School of Medicine
Temple Faculty Physicians


Steve Szybowski
Director, Planning & Facilities
Lewis Katz School of Medicine, Temple University
Temple Faculty Physicians

Gregory Zimmaro
Assistant Dean, Human Resources & Administration
Lewis Katz School of Medicine
Temple Faculty Physicians

Institutional Advancement

Nina Weisbord
Chief Advancement Officer, Temple Health
Assistant Dean, Lewis Katz School of Medicine
Associate Vice President, Temple University

Information Technology/Informatics

Felicia Boccuti
Director, Information Technology

Wayne Satz, MD
Interim Assistant Dean, Informatics
Associate Professor, Emergency Medicine

Affiliate Clinical Sites

Clinical and Regional Campuses

St. Luke’s University
Joel C. Rosenfeld, MD
Senior Associate Dean

Geisinger Medical Center
Stanley J. Russin, MD
Associate Dean

Clinical Teaching Sites

Allegheny General Hospital
Daniel Benckart, MD
Associate Dean

Lancaster General Hospital
Christine Stabler, MD
Associate Dean