Medicine (MED)

Department of Medicine

Uniformed Services University

Executive Committee

Chair: COL Kevin K. Chung, MD, FCCM, FACP

  • Vice Chair for Educational Programs: Paul A. Hemmer, MD, MPH
  • Vice Chair for Faculty Appointments and Promotions: Robert E. Goldstein, MD
  • Vice Chair for Research: Kathleen P. Pratt, Ph.D.
  • Heath Professor Education Program: Steven Durning, MD, PhD
  • Associate Chair and Chief of Medicine: LTC Jayson Blaylock, MD
  • Deputy Chief of Medicine: LCDR Joseph E. Zeman, MD
  • Adminstrative Officer: Mrs Debra Weed

Specialty Division Directors

Educational Programs

  • Clerkship Director: William Kelly, MD
  • Fourth Year Programs: Maj Ellen E. Im, MD
  • Integrated Clinical Skills: Col Patrick Monahan, MD, MPH
  • Introduction to Clinical Reasoning (ICR): Michael Roy, MD, MPH; Steven Durning, MD, PhD
  • Madigan Site Director: Michael T.O. Stein, MD
  • Naval Medical Hospital Portsmouth Clerkship: LCDR Daniel J. Dean, MD
  • Naval Medical Hospital San Diego Clerkship: Elexis McBee, DO, MPH
  • San Antonio Mil Med Center (SAMMC) Clerkship: Maj David Lindholm, MD; Capt Asha R. De, MD
  • VA-Washington, DC, Assistant Clerkship Director: LCDR Raj Singaraju, MD, MPH
  • WRNMMC, Assistant Clerkship Director: COL Jess D. Edison, MD

Program Support Staff


  • Debra Weed, Office of the Chair, 301-295-2010
  • Leon Monti-Colombi, Faculty Appointments, (301) 319-1994 
  • Jean Jacobsen, Program Support Assistant, (301) 319-4300
  • SSgt Marquis Lathers, NCOIC, Education Programs, (301) 295-9907
  • Marcus McKinney, Education Programs, (301) 319-3800

Building 17

Building 61

  • Myra Tu, Integrated Clinical Skills, (301) 295-9922
  • Carlota Summers 4th Year, Education Programs, (301) 295-9727

USU - 3rd Floor A Building


  • Kathryn Bomysoad, 3rd Year Clerkship, (301) 295-5790
  • Antoinette Murphy, Clerkship Programs Administration, (301) 385-1873

Veteran's Administration

Naval Medical Center San Diego

  • Tina Schmitz, Clerkship Administration, Office: (619) 532-9369; 

Madigan Army Medical Center

  • Kathy Rogers, Clerkship Administration, Office: (253) 968-5738; 

San Antonio Military Medical Center

  • Cam Jacobson, Clerkship Administration, Office: (210) 916-8409