Dr. Beth Garvy, Professor
Associate Dean for Biomedical Education
Dr. Garvy oversees all aspects of the Office of Biomedical Education, including programs for postdoctoral scholars, COM graduate programs, and COM undergraduate educational efforts.
Dr. Michael Kilgore, Associate Professor
Associate Dean for Undergraduate Education and Research
Dr. Kilgore supervises undergraduate education and research initiatives in the College.
Dr. Hollie Swanson, Professor
Director of Graduate Study, IBS Program
Dr. Swanson is the faculty lead and liaison to the IBS Program. Dr. Swanson handles requests from students and mentors on advisement regarding academic issues and laboratory rotations.
Dr. Melinda E. Wilson, Associate Professor
Director of Graduate Study, Master in Medical Science Program
Dr. Wilson is the faculty lead and liaison to the MSMS Program. Dr. Wilson handles requests from students and faculty concerning the academic aspects of the MSMS Program.
Dr. Ann Stowe, Associate Professor
Chair, Trainees in Research Advisory Committee (TRAC)
In her role as Chair of TRAC, Dr. Stowe provides oversight to the various events and activities of the research trainees program. Dr. Stowe also chairs monthly meetings of the TRAC and leads initiatives throughout the College on behalf of all COM basic science trainees.
Office of Biomedical Education Manager
Bridget Szczapinski, Administrative Support Associate I
Stacy Smith, Research Administrative Coordinator
Research, Outreach & Career Development Specialist
Stacy provides professional development opportunities to graduate students and postdocs in the College of Medicine. She also provides support for undergraduates and high school students who are looking for research opportunities in COM labs.
Zach currently works as a postdoctoral scholar in the Office of Biomedical Education with primary interests in understanding the trainee environment within the College of Medicine, enhancing internship opportunities for College of Medicine trainees, and trainee support.