Education Leadership Team

In addition to treating patients and performing research, scores of our faculty and staff dedicate time to educating and mentoring trainees. Our faculty strive to support them as they meet the personal and professional challenges and rewards of a career in medicine. While nearly all of our faculty devote time to supporting trainees, we have profiled our leadership team below and to the left.

S. Thomas Carmichael, MD

S. Thomas Carmichael, MD, PhD, Department Chair

Charles C. Flippen, MD

Charles C. Flippen II, MD, Vice Chair of Education; Residency Program Director

Adrienne Keener, MD

Adrienne M. Keener, MD, Associate Program Director, Residency Program

Yvette Bordelon, MD, PhD

Yvette M. Bordelon, MD, PhD, Associate Program Director, Residency Program; Clerkship Director

David Shattuck, PhD

David Shattuck, PhD, Graduate Education Committee Chair


Nan Cheng, MD, Chief Resident


Molly Fensterwald, MD, Chief Resident

Colin McCrimmon, MD, PhD

Colin McCrimmon, MD, PhD, Chief Resident