FACULTY

Arwindekar, Amit, MD, MBA
Assistant Professor of Clinical Emergency Medicine

Bains, Sukhveer, MD
Assistant Professor of Clinical Emergency Medicine and Internal Medicine

Barish, Robert, MD, MBA
Professor

Bunney, E. Bradshaw, MD
Professor
Associate Head Clinical Affairs
Residency Director

Chamberlain, Stacey, MD, MPH
Director of International & Global Health Fellowship
Associate Professor of Clinical Emergency Medicine
Director of GMED Program

Chestek, David, DO
Assistant Professor of Clinical Emergency Medicine
Director, Clinical Informatics of ED & Community Care

Colbert, Christopher, DO
Assistant Professor of Clinical Emergency Medicine
Assistant Director EM Residency
Director of Health Disparities

Colla, Joseph, MD
Emergency Ultrasound Fellowship Director
Associate Professor of Clinical Emergency Medicine

Del Rios, Marina, MD
Associate Professor of Clinical Emergency Medicine
Director of Social Emergency Medicine
Emergency Ultrasound Research Director

Eilbert, Wesley, MD
Professor of Clinical Emergency Medicine

Finkel, Leah, MD
Director of Pediatrics
Assistant Professor of Clinical Emergency Medicine

Gehm, Lisa, MD
Assistant Professor of Clinical Emergency Medicine

Hathcock, Amber, MD
Assistant Professor of Clinical Emergency Medicine

Kotini-Shah, Pavitra, MD
Director of Resident Ultrasound Education
Assistant Professor of Clinical Emergency Medicine
Women’s Health Research Scholar

Li, Jing, MD
Research Associate Professor
Director of Transnational Science and Education

Lin, Janet, MD, MPH, MBA
Professor of Emergency Medicine
Affiliate Professor- Division Community Health Sciences, School of Public Health
Associate Director of International & Global Health Fellowship
Director- Health Systems Development, Center for Global Health

Meehan, Timothy, MD, MPH
Associate Professor of Clinical Emergency Medicine and Medical Toxicology

Prendergast, Heather, MD, MS, MPH
Professor of Emergency Medicine
Co-Assistant Dean of Clinical Affairs
Associate Head for Academic Affairs

Rodos, Adam, MD
Assistant Professor of Clinical Emergency Medicine and Medicine
Director of Quality
Associate Program Director IM/EM Residency Program

Ross, Shana, DO
Assistant Professor
Associate Program Director EM Residency
Resident Education, Conference and Simulation Director

Thompson, Trevonne, MD
Associate Dean of Admissions
Director of Medical Toxicology Fellowship
Associate Professor of Emergency Medicine

Tyo, Carissa, MD
IM/EM Program Director
Interim ED Operations Director
Director of Clinical Decision Unit
Assistant Professor of Clinical Emergency Medicine
Physician Advisor

Vanden Hoek, Terry, MD
Professor and Department Chairman of Emergency Medicine
Chief of Service UI Health
Professor of Physiology Biophysics, Pharmacology

Zhu, Xiangdong, MD
Research Associate Professor

AFFILIATE FACULTY

Vemuri S. Murthy, MD
Adjunct Assistant Professor

RESEARCH 

Heinert, Sara, PhD, MPH
Director of Research

Flores, Leticia
Grants and Contracts Coordinator

Jackson, Maya, MS
Project Coordinator

Lara, Brenda, MA
Project Manager

ADMINISTRATION

Begeman, Rhea, BSN, MS
Director of Administrative Operations

Brown, Stephen, MSW, LCSW
Director of Preventive Emergency Medicine

Johnson, Sydney, MS
Business Administrative Associate

Ytem, Jennifer
Assistant to Department Chair

HUMAN RESOURCES

Laird, Briana
Lead Privilege & Credentialing Specialist

Taylor, Kimberly, MS, PHR, SHRM-CP
Director of Human Resources

PURCHASING

Joshi, Hardik

BILLING/CODING

Ferrante, Margaret

RESIDENCY PROGRAM

Goodman, Kimberly
Jackson, Maya, MA

​Advance Practice Nurses (APN) Emergency Medicine

Baxter, Joshua
Dizon, Gina
Dugal, Jennifer
Halcomb, Aimee
Lewis, Dana
Meehan, Laura
Sarmiento, Edgar

Advance Practice Nurses (APN), Clinical Decision Unit

Budz, Urszula
Burt, Leah
Cabrera, Flor
Camit, Donna
Cappitelli, Katherine
Fitzgerald, Teresa
Gagni, Thara
Ismail, Hala
Janostak, Elizabeth
Jeffery, Shannon
Johnson, Lorna
Landers, Lisa
Moy, Vicki
Okojie, Joan
Schreiber, Elisabeth