School of Medicine Faculty Appointments — March 2020

New appointments, promotions, change of status, renewals and secondary appointments in the School of Medicine for March 2020.

New Appointments (Omaha):

  1. Courtney McLean, MD, as Assistant Clinical Professor, Contributed Service, in the Department of Pediatrics.
  2. Melissa Law, MD, as Assistant Clinical Professor, Contributed Service, in the Department of Pediatrics.
  3. Lynette Moseman, MD, as Assistant Clinical Professor, Contributed Service, in the Department of Family Medicine.
  4. Karen Miller, MD, as Assistant Clinical Professor, Contributed Service, in the Department of Family Medicine.
  5. Carrie Hoarty, MD, as Assistant Professor, clinician educator, non-tenure track, in the Department of Family Medicine.
  6. Diane Jorgensen, DBe, MA, MSW, LMHP, BCC, as Assistant Clinical Professor, Contributed Service, in the Department of Medical Education.
  7. Sampath Kumar Poreddy, MBBS, as Assistant Professor, clinician educator, tenure track, in the Department of Medicine.
  8. Jamie Armbruster, MD, as Assistant Clinical Professor, Contributed Service, in the Department of Family Medicine.
  9. Varun Kumar Kesherwani, Ph.D., as Resident Assistant Professor, in the Department of Biomedical Sciences. This appointment is retroactive to March 1, 2020.

New Appointments (Phoenix):

  1. Nasser Hajaig, MD, as Assistant Clinical Professor, Contributed Service, in the Department of Medicine.
  2. Patricia Graham, MD, as Assistant Professor, Health Sciences Associated Faculty, clinician educator, non-tenure track in the Department of OB/GYN.
  3. Laura Mercer, MD, as Assistant Clinical Professor, Contributed Service, in the Department of OB/GYN.

Contributed Service Renewals (Omaha):

  1. Debra J. Tomek, MD, as Associate Clinical Professor, Contributed Service, in the Department of Pediatrics.

Change of Status (Omaha):

  1. Peter Steyger, PhD, from Clinical Professor in the Department of Biomedical Sciences to Professor, tenure track, teaching research, in the Department of Biomedical Sciences. This appointment is retroactive to May 1, 2019.

Secondary Appointments (Omaha):

  1. Kathleen A. Packard, PharmD, as Professor in the Department of Medical Education. Dr. Packard’s primary appointment is in the School of Pharmacy and Health Professions, Department of Pharmacy Practice.

Secondary Appointments Renewals (Omaha):

  1. Paul L. Price, Pharm.D., as Associate Professor in the Department of Psychiatry. Dr. Price’s primary appointment is in the School of Pharmacy and Health Professions, Pharmacy Practice.
  2. Gary Elsasser, Pharm.D., as Professor in the Department of Family Medicine. Dr. Elsasser’s primary appointment is in the School of Pharmacy and Health Professions, Pharmacy Practice.
  3. Laura Klug, Pharm.D., as Assistant Professor in the Department of Family Medicine. Dr. Klug’s primary appointment is in the School of Pharmacy and Health Professions, Pharmacy Practice.
  4. Mikayla Spangler, Pharm.D., as Associate Professor in the Department of Family Medicine. Dr. Spangler’s primary appointment is in the School of Pharmacy and Health Professions, Pharmacy Practice.
  5. Robyn Teply, Pharm.D., as Associate Professor in the Department of Family Medicine. Dr. Teply’s primary appointment is in the School of Pharmacy and Health Professions, Pharmacy Practice.
  6. Mark Malesker, PharmD., as Professor in the Department of Medicine. Dr. Malesker’s primary appointment is in the School of Pharmacy and Health Professions, Pharmacy Practice.
  7. Daniel Hilleman, PharmD., as Professor in the Department of Medicine. Dr. Hilleman’s primary appointment is in the School of Pharmacy and Health Professions, Pharmacy Practice.
  8. Joan Lappe, PhD, RN, FAAN, as Professor in the Department of Medicine. Dr. Lappe’s primary appointment is in the College of Nursing.
  9. Michael Monaghan, Pharm.D., as Professor in the Department of Medicine. Dr. Monaghan’s primary appointment is in the School of Pharmacy and Health Professions, Pharmacy Practice.