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Establishing strong and valued partnerships with highly regarded physicians, hospitals and clinic systems all over the nation
The Office of Community and Clinical Education (OCCE) is committed to providing medical students with high quality clinical experiences. Throughout the University's history, strong and valued partnerships have been established with highly regarded physicians, hospitals and clinic systems all over the nation.
Our goal is to support students, preceptors and sites in any reasonable way possible. Please do not hesitate to contact us should you have any questions or concerns at email@example.com.
Senior Associate Dean of Educational Programs and Medical Affairs John J. Dougherty, D.O., FACOFP, FAOASM, FAODME816firstname.lastname@example.org
Associate Dean of Clinical EducationJeffrey Suzewits, D.O.email@example.comDirects the oversight of clinical clerkship experiences throughout the continuum of the College of Osteopathic educational curriculum.
Administrative DirectorValorie L. Millican816firstname.lastname@example.orgResponsible for overseeing the daily office functions, office personnel, point of contact for the Assistant Regional Deans, affiliation agreements, directing programs and activities.
Preceptor Coordinator Michelle L. Houser816email@example.comAssists in updating the credentialing of community clinical faculty and preceptors, Continuing Medical Education credit, coordinating preceptor awards and receptions.
Clinical Clerkship Coordinator - Kansas City RegionKelly Handschin816firstname.lastname@example.orgResponsible for scheduling and coordinating clerkships in the Kansas City region, working closely with the Assistant Regional Dean for Kansas City.
Clinical Clerkship Coordinator - Outside Kansas City RegionAngela K. Imes816email@example.comResponsible for scheduling and coordinating clerkships outside the Kansas City region, working closely with the Assistant Regional Deans in Colorado, Florida, Michigan, Missouri, Ohio and Oklahoma.
Clinical Clerkship AssistantWhitney C. Campbell816firstname.lastname@example.org Assists students as needed and provides support to Clinical Clerkship Coordinator.
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