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LCME Accreditation ~ Committees

Leadership Team

L. Lee Hamm, III, MD, FACP
Senior Vice President and
Dean of the School of Medicine
James R. Doty Distinguished Professor and Chair
Self-Study Task Force Chair

N. Kevin Krane, MD, FACP, FASN
Vice Dean for Academic Affairs,
Professor of Medicine
Faculty Accreditation Lead

Crystal Forte, MBA
Accreditation Project Manager
Staff Visit Coordinator

Independent Student Analysis

Student leadership oversees the Independent Student Analysis (ISA), which includes a student opinion survey on topics relevant to students and an analysis and interpretation of the findings.

Independent Student Analysis Lead

Charlotte McLean
Class of 2019

Self-Study Task Force

The Self-Study Task Force will analyze the Self-Study Subcommittees’ and ISA’s findings and prepare the final self-study summary report and completed database that will be submitted to the LCME.

L. Lee Hamm, III, MD, FACP
Senior Vice President and Dean of the School of Medicine
James R. Doty Distinguished Professor and Chair
Self-Study Task Force Chair

Self-Study Sub-Committees

The Self-Study Sub-Committees undertake a complete review and determination of compliance with LCME’ standards based on the information gathered through a data collection instrument. The reports provided by the sub-committees include strengths, challenges, and recommendations for actions to resolve identified areas of concern.

Chairs of the Self-Study Sub-Committees include:

Self-Study Committee for Standard 1 & 2

  • L. Lee Hamm, III, MD, FACP, Senior Vice President and Dean of the School of Medicine,
    James R. Doty Distinguished Professor and Chair
  • Sue Pollack, MS, MPH, Assistant Dean for Administration & Operations

Self-Study Committee for Standard 3

  • Mary T. Killackey, MD, FACS, Robert & Viola Lobrano Chair of Surgery, Chair, Department of Surgery, Associate Professor of Surgery & Pediatrics, Co-Director of Abdominal Transplant
  • Brian G. Rowan, PhD, Associate Professor and Chair, Department of Structural & Cellular Biology, Gerald & Flora Jo Mansfield Piltz Endowed Professor of Cancer Research

Self-Study Committee for Standard 4

  • M.A. “Tonette” Krousel-Wood, MD, MSPH, FACPM, FAHA, Professor of Medicine and Epidemiology, Senior Associate Dean for Faculty Affairs, Associate Provost for the Health Sciences, Associate Dean for Public Health and Medical Education
  • Gabriella Pridjian, MD, MBA, Associate Dean for Surgical Services,
    Professor and Chairman Obstetrics & Gynecology

Self-Study Committee for Standard 5

  • N. Kevin Krane, MD, FACP, FASN, Vice Dean for Academic Affairs, Professor of Medicine
  • Jennifer, Gibson, PhD, Director, Office of Medical Education

Self-Study Committee for Standards 6 & 7

  • Byron E. Crawford, MD, Associate Dean of Academic Affairs, Vice Chair and Professor of Pathology
  • N. Kevin Krane, MD, FACP, FASN, Vice Dean for Academic Affairs, Professor of Medicine

Self-Study Committee for Standards 8 & 9

  • N. Kevin Krane, MD, FACP, FASN, Vice Dean for Academic Affairs, Professor of Medicine
  • Jennifer Gibson, PhD, Director, Office of Medical Education

Self-Study Committee for Standards 10, 11, & 12

  • Marc Kahn, MD, MBA, FACP, Senior Associate Dean for Admissions and Student Affairs,
    Peterman-Prosser Professor of Medicine
  • Cindy A. Morris, Ph.D., Assistant Dean for Admissions, Professor