Dr. Rebecca E. Dutch, Professor
Associate Dean for Biomedical Education
Dr. Dutch oversees all aspects of the Office of Biomedical Education, including programs for postdoctoral scholars, COM graduate programs, and COM undergraduate educational efforts
Dr. Brett Spear, Professor
Director of Graduate Study, IBS Program
Dr. Spear is the faculty lead and liason to the IBS Program. Dr. Spear handles requests from students and mentors on advisement regarding academic issues and laboratory rotations.
Dr. Joe Springer, Professor
Director of Graduate Study, Master in Medical Science Program
Dr. Springer is the faculty lead and liason to the MSMS Program. Dr. Springer handles requests from students and faculty concerning the academic aspects of the MSMS Program.
Dr. Elizabeth Head, Professor
Chair, Postdoctoral Advisory Committee (PAC)
In her role as Chair of the PAC, Dr. Head provides oversight to the various events and activities of the Postdoctoral Resource Program. Dr. Head also chairs monthly meetings of the PAC and leads initiatives throughout the College on behalf of Postdoctoral fellows and scholars.
Jennifer Kennedy, Academic Coordinator and Educational IBU Manager
Office of Biomedical Education Manager
Lisa Runion, Administrative Support Associate I
Bridget Szczapinski, Administrative Support Associate I
Stacy Smith, Scientist I
Program Development Liason for Undergraduate Biomedical Education
Ms. Smith provides support to the Associate Dean for Biomedical Education in the development of the forthcoming Undergraduate curriculum in Biomedical Education offered through the University of Kentucky College of Medicine.