Community Faculty Testimonials

Office for Community Faculty

David ZuckerDavid A. Zucker, M.D.

Pediatric Associates Group
Clinical Professor of Pediatrics
University of Nevada, Reno, School of Medicine

"The part that I enjoy most about being a community faculty member is that dozens of my former students have now become my colleagues in the community. I would tell other physicians to share their knowledge with the next generation to the best of their ability."


Dennis YamamotorDennis Yamamoto, M.D.

Digestive Health Associates
Clinical Assistant Professor of Gastroenterology
University of Nevada, Reno, School of Medicine

"Becoming a community faculty member is a way to give back to the profession. It does take time, but it is quite rewarding. It is one of many things in the day that keeps me honest and keeps me up to date with well evaluated data."


Devang DesaiDevang Desai, M.D.

Saint Mary's Cardiology Group
Clinical Assistant Professor of Internal Medicine
University of Nevada, Reno, School of Medicine

"I would strongly encourage other physicians to become involved as community faculty members. It is very rewarding and we have exceptional physicians in Reno who could really help shape our students and residents. I really appreciate playing a small role in the development of our future physicians. It is a great opportunity to make a difference."


Elizabeth HutsonElizabeth Hutson, M.D.

Gynecologists of Reno
Clinical Assistant Professor of Gynecology
University of Nevada, Reno, School of Medicine

"I love meeting the future of medicine. I love the freshness of the students, the passion, new ideas, and the collegiality. I love feeling heard, understood and appreciated."


G. Kim BigleyG. Kim Bigley, M.D.

Institute for Neurosciences
Clinical Associate Professor of Neurology
University of Nevada, Reno, School of Medicine

"It has been an absolute pleasure to see students that I have been involved with become integrated in the community as practicing physicians and colleagues."