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WWAMI Medical Education

 

WWAMI Faculty

Foundations phase instruction include the following categories: 

College Faculty

College Faculty and Primary Care Instructors (Preceptors) lead instruction in basic clinical skills which ensures that all students are ready to work with patients during the patient care portion of foundations.

 

Yvette Haeberle

Yvette Haeberle, M.D. (Clinical Curriculum Director)

Julie Carlson

Julie Carlson, M.D. (College Lead)

John Haeberle

John Haeberle, M.D. (College Mentor)

Tim Govaerts

Tim Govaerts, M.D. (College Mentor)

  

Research Advisor

Emily Schmitt

Emily Schmitt, PhD

 

Thread Faculty

Thread faculty work to integrate topics such as pathology, anatomy and pharmacology into the overall course content.

Human Form & Function-Alison Doherty, Ph.D. 

Histology & Pathology- Alison Doherty, Ph.D.

Pharmacology-Sreejayan Nair, Ph.D

 

Alison Doherty

Alison Doherty, PhD

adoherty@uwyo.edu

Sree Nair

Sreejyan Nair, PhD

Sreejay@uwyo.edu

 

 Themes: Eight themes are interwoven throughout all four years of the curriculum. These include: 

  • Primary care,
  • Scientific discovery
  • Diversity
  • Health equity
  • Communication and Interprofessionalism
  • Quality and Safety
  • Ethics and Professionalism
  • Life-long Learning

 

Block Faculty

 

Courses are primarily organized in short blocks of instruction with each subsequent block consisting of related, integrated topics.  

Pam Langer

Pam Langer, PhD

Block Lead- Molecular and Cellular Basis of Disease (MCBD): HM 6610
Department of Molecular Biology
307-766-3251 | langer@uwyo.edu

John Willford

John Willford, PhD 

Block Lead- Invaders and Defenders, WWAMI Clinical Assistant Professor: HM 6620
WWAMI Medical Education, Health Sciences Bldg, Rm 445E
307-766-4249 | willford@uwyo.edu

Marivern Easton

Marivern Easton

Block Co-Lead- Themes in Medicine: HM 6615; 6625; 6635; 6645
WWAMI Medical Education
measton3@uwyo.edu

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Tracey Haas, DO, MPH

Clinical Asst. Professor/Academic Support
WWAMI Medical Education, Health Sciences Bldg, Rm 230E
Tracey.Haas@uwyo.edu

Nellie Bruns

Danielle (Nellie) Bruns, PhD

Block Lead- Circulatory, Pulmonary & Renal Systems: HM 6630
Division of Kinesiology & Health, Corbett Building, Rm 116
307-766-5290 | dbruns1@uwyo.edu

Emily Schmitt

Emily Schmitt, PhD

Block Lead- Blood & Cancer: HM 6640
Division of Kinesiology & Health, Corbett Building, Rm 118
307-766-5286 | eschmit4@uwyo.edu

Brenda Alexander

Brenda Alexander, PhD

Block Lead- Energetics & Homeostasis: HM 6650
Department of Animal Science, College of Ag Rm 405
307-766-6278 | balex@uwyo.edu

Brant Schumaker

Brant Schumaker, DVM, MPVM, PhD

Block Lead- Research Methods: HM 6700
WWAMI Medical Education, Health Sciences Bldg. Room 457 B
307-766-2497 | bschumak@uwyo.edu

Ana Clara Bobadilla

Ana Clara Bobadilla, PhD

Block Lead- Mind, Brain & Behavior: HM 6800
School of Pharmacy, Health Sciences Rm 498
307-766-6128 |abobadil@uwyo.edu

Esther Gilman-Kehrer

Esther Gilman-Kehrer, DNP, MS, FNP, CNM

Block Lead- Lifecycle: HM 6900
School of Nursing, Health Sciences Rm 445B
307-766-5358 | egilmank@uwyo.edu

Gretchen Claude

Gretchen Sewczak-Claude, PT, DPT, CSCS

Block Co-Lead- MSK
Division of Kinesiology and Health
gsewczak@uwyo.edu

 

 

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