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Hugh Bartholomeusz

2021-01-02T16:33:01-05:00December 13th, 2020|Categories: Academic Leadership|

As Dean for Australia, Professor Bartholomeusz strengthens relationships with Australian hospitals to arrange and facilitate clinical rotations for OUM students. He will also work with the Australian Medical Council and the country’s registration body (AHPRA) to explore internship opportunities for the University’s Australian graduates. A renowned military physician and plastic surgeon, Professor Bartholomeusz was most recently [...]

Daria Camera

2021-01-04T14:23:42-05:00July 3rd, 2018|Categories: Academic Adviser, Academic Leadership, Teaching Faculty|

Dr. Camera is an Academic Adviser, also teaching Pharmacology and Microbiology. She earned her undergraduate degree in Neuroscience and Pharmacology from the University of Melbourne (Australia) and her PhD from RMIT University School of Health and Biomedical Sciences in Melbourne, where she also lectures in Pharmaceutical Sciences. Additionally, Dr. Camera is a Sessional [...]

Paula Diamante

2020-11-22T17:33:01-05:00December 7th, 2016|Categories: Academic Adviser, Academic Leadership, Clinical Course Director, Clinical Student Adviser, Teaching Faculty|

Dr. Diamante is Director of Faculty Affairs, Chair of Clinical Course Directors, and Clinical Course Director for Pediatrics. She is an Academic Adviser, a Clinical Student Adviser, and teaches the Renal System in the preclinical curriculum. Prior to joining OUM, Dr. Diamante was a practicing pediatrician, in the states of Kansas, Texas, and Tennessee. She worked [...]

Scott Cunningham

2021-01-04T14:20:48-05:00December 7th, 2016|Categories: Academic Leadership, Clinical Course Director|

As Director of Curriculum, Dr. Cunningham oversees evaluation and development of the OUM curriculum and student assessment. An Obstetrician and Gynecologist, he is also the Clinical Course Director for Obstetrics and Gynecology. He was Chief of Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility at the National Naval Medical Center (USA). Dr. Cunningham’s 30 years in medical education include serving [...]

Sarmad Ghazi

2021-01-04T14:15:49-05:00December 7th, 2016|Categories: Academic Adviser, Academic Leadership, Clinical Course Director, Teaching Faculty|

Dean for North America, Dr. Ghazi develops and oversees clinical clerkships for the USA and teaches several System-Based Modules in the preclinical phase of the OUM curriculum. He is Clinical Course Director for Internal Medicine. His professional experience at Jamia’a Private Hospital and the Ministry of Health, both in Baghdad, Iraq, includes general surgery, adult and [...]

Papali’i Chellaraj Satvadas Benjamin

2018-01-20T13:12:49-05:00December 7th, 2016|Categories: Academic Leadership|

As Dean for Asia-Pacific, Dr. Benjamin develops and evaluates OUM clinical clerkships in New Zealand and the Asia-Pacific region and supervises students during their rotations. A cancer specialist, Dr. Benjamin is the Clinical Director of Auckland Radiation Oncology at Mercy Hospital and Consultant Oncologist at Auckland City Hospital in New Zealand. Dr. Benjamin earned his MBBS [...]

C. Randell Brown

2020-12-13T11:10:38-05:00December 7th, 2016|Categories: Academic Adviser, Academic Leadership, Administration, Teaching Faculty|

As Deputy Vice Chancellor, Dr. Brown oversees the academic enterprise at OUM, including development and evaluation of the curriculum, design and implementation of instruction, research, and faculty affairs. Dr. Brown previously served as Associate Dean and Director of Research at OUM with responsibility for basic science education and student research. He continues teaching basic science courses [...]

Toleafoa Viali Lameko

2021-01-04T14:10:46-05:00December 7th, 2016|Categories: Academic Leadership, Administration|

As Vice Chancellor of OUM, Dr. Lameko, the first Samoan to hold this post, serves as OUM’s chief executive and leads its efforts to expand its presence in Samoa and the South Pacific region, including increasing opportunities for clinical clerkships. Dr. Lameko, who has served as OUM’s Director of Clinical Studies and Associate Professor, most recently [...]

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