Years 1 & 2 Block Directors Committee

Office of Medical Education

Meeting Information: 2017 Calendar Year

The Years 1 & 2 Block Directors Committee meets the third Tuesday of every month from 4:00 – 5:30 P.M. in the Pennington Medical Education Building, Room 214 (Reno), and the 1701 Building, Suite 670 - Dean's Conference Room (Las Vegas), unless otherwise specified.

  • January 17, 2017
  • February 21, 2017
  • March 21, 2017
  • April 18, 2017
  • May 16, 2017
  • Curriculum Committees Retreat*: 5/24/17, PHS Room 102 (Reno) 8 A.M. - 12 P.M.
  • Block Director Retreat*: 6/14/17, PHS Room 102 (Reno) 8 A.M. - 12 P.M. [no regular June meeting]
  • July 18, 2017
  • August 15, 2017
  • September 19, 2017
  • October 17, 2017
  • November 21, 2017
  • December 19, 2017

*Denotes location and/or schedule changes

Years 1 & 2 Block Directors Committee: Membership AY2016-17

Please note the new Committee Mail List email address: Year1-2@lists.med.unr.edu

Years 1 & 2 Block Directors Committee: Membership
MemberDepartmentLeader
Cynthia Mastick, Ph.D. Chair Biochemistry Block 1
Timothy Baker, M.D. Associate Dean, Medical Education Ex-Officio
Melissa Bloch, M.D. OME Block 5
Heather Burkin, Ph.D. Pharmacology Block 10
Lisa Calvo, M.D. Internal Medicine – Reno Practice Of Medicine
Kevin Facemyer, Ph.D. Pharmacology Block 3; TBL Coordinator
Lacy Fettic, M.D. Family Medicine - Reno Advanced Clinical Skills
David Fiore, M.D. Family Medicine - Reno Block 1, Context of Patient Care
Adele Fung, M.D. Pathology & Lab Medicine Block 7
Gregory Highison, Ph.D. Physiology & Cell Biology Block 2
Mary Beth Hogan, M.D. Pediatrics – Las Vegas Block 6
David Howard, M.D. Internal Medicine – Reno Block 3; Director, Years 1-2 Curricular Operations
Harry Hull, M.D. OME Block 7
Ken Hunter, Sc.D. Microbiology and Immunology Block 6
Nicole Jacobs, Ph.D. Psychiatry – Reno Practice Of Medicine
Barbara Kohlenberg, Ph.D. Psychiatry – Reno Block 8
Normand Leblanc, Ph.D. Pharmacology Block 9
Catherine McCarthy, M.D. Family Medicine - Reno Advanced Clinical Skills
Paul McClintock, M.D. OME Block 2
Amy McFarland, MPH OME Preceptorships (POM + ACS), Context of Patient Care
William McHugh, M.D., Ph.D. OME Block 8
Darryll Patterson, M.D. Internal Medicine – Reno Block 9
Rebecca Scherr, M.D. Pediatrics – Las Vegas Block 10
Carl Sievert, Ph.D. Physiology & Cell Biology Block 4
Cherie Singer, Ph.D. Associate Dean, Admissions & Student Affairs Ex-Officio
Chris von Bartheld, M.D. Physiology & Cell Biology Block 5
Richard Williams, M.D. Family Medicine - Reno Advanced Clinical Skills
Stephanie Wright, M.D. Family Medicine - Reno Context of Patient Care
Student Representatives
Patrick Cassiday (Class of 2020) MS1
Joseph Rebman (Class of 2020) MS1
Emily Martinelli (Diller) (Class of 2019) MS2
Johnson Ukken (Class of 2019) MS2
Administrative Support
Michael Bloch, M.D. Internal Medicine - Reno Case Leader
Kirk Bronander, M.D. Internal Medicine - Reno Chair, Years 3-4 Committee
Brady Janes, Ph.D. OME Director, Curriculum Assessment & Development
Nadia Samad Locey, Ph.D. Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences Content Coordinator, Behavioral Science
Ranna Nash, M.A. Admissions & Student Affairs Learning Specialist
Krystle Oates, Ph.D. CIA Coordinator, Accreditation
Gwen Shonkwiler, Ph.D. OME Director, Evaluation and Assessment
Mary Shultz Savitt Medical Library Director, Library
Amy Smith, Ph.D. CIA Director, Office of Continuous Institutional Assessment