Please contact us if you have any questions regarding the residency program.
Main Education Office Phone: 214-648-2287
Main Education Office Fax: 214-648-9100

Program Administration

Dino Kazi, M.D.

Professor and Vice Chair of Education

Residency Program Director

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Shannon Scielzo, Ph.D.

Associate Professor

Associate Director of Education

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Dr. Sujata Bhushan

Sujata Bhushan, M.D.

Associate Professor

Associate Program Director
Dr. Rosechelle Ruggiero

Rosechelle Ruggiero, M.D.

Associate Professor

Associate Program Director

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Dr. Kerry Dunbar

Kerry Dunbar, M.D.

Associate Professor, Digestive and Liver Diseases

Associate Program Director, Curriculum Development


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Dr. Dale Okorodudu

Dale Okorodudu, M.D.

Assistant Professor, Pulmonary and Critical Care

Associate Program Director

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Dr. Elizabeth Paulk

Elizabeth Paulk, M.D.

Assistant Professor, Cardiology

Associate Program Director, Resident Research

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Dr. Elizabeth Paulk

Elizabeth Paulk, M.D.

Professor, General Internal Medicine, Palliative Care

Associate Program Director, Resident Recruitment

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Dr. Christiana Renner

Christiana Renner, M.D.

Professor, Hospital Medicine

Associate Program Director

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Dr. Sarah Wingfield

Sarah Wingfield, M.D.

Assistant Professor, Geriatric Medicine

Associate Program Director

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Dr. Jay Horton

Jay Horton, M.D.

Professor, Digestive and Liver Diseases

Director, PSTP Program

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Chief Residents

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Ezim Ajufo, M.D.

Chief Resident

Quality Improvement and Research
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Bruno Alvarez Concejo, M.D.

Chief Resident

CUH, NPH, VA Chief
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Stephen Philip, M.D.

Chief Resident

CUH, NPH, VA Chief
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Kayla Riggs, M.D.

Chief Resident

Ambulatory Care
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Colin Washington, M.D.

Chief Resident

CUH, NPH, VA Chief

Education Office

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Marc P. Valerin, PhD, MBA

Education Programs Manager


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Barbara Dillard

Sr. Education Coordinator

Residency Program Support, ABIM Issues, ACGME Questions, ITE, Loan Deferments, Visa Questions, TMB, Resident Graduation, Notary


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Jasmyn Howard

Education Assistant

Parkland Site Assistant Chief Residents and Residency Program Support

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Brittani Kimsey

GME Program Coordinator I

ERAS, MedHub Administration and Support, Resident Evaluations, Resident Schedules


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Kimberly King

GME Program Coordinator II

ERAS, Faculty Interview Schedule Interview Broker, Interview Day Planning and Execution


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Jerry LeClerc

GME Program Coordinator I

IM Residency & Combined IM Residency Support, Official Education Functions Coordinator


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Maria Santos-Garcia

Clinical Operations Program Coordinator

CUH Site Assistant, Administrative Assitant to Dr. Jonathan Weissler, Faculty CUH Ward Schedule Planning and Organizing


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Sarah Collins, Ph.D.


Clerkship Program Support, Visiting Students


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Agatha Villegas

Sr. Education Coordinator

Clerkship Program


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