Academic Affairs Leadership

Education & Course Directors

Academic Year 2024-2025


Associate Deans, Committee Chairs and Directors
Senior Associate Dean for  Medical Education and Academic Affairs Alma B. Littles, M.D.
Director of Clinical Foundations and Year 1/2 Curriculum Committee Chair
Director of Clinical Programs and Year 3/4 Curriculum Committee Chair
Associate Dean for Faculty Development William C. (Bill) Boyer, D.H.Sc., M.S., CHSE
Associate Dean for Continuous Quality Improvement and Curriculum Committee Chair 
Director of Clinical Learning Center and Director of Preceptorships for Year 1 & 2
Debra Danforth, APRN, D.N.P.
Senior Associate Dean for Interdisciplinary Medical Sciences and Director, Bridge to Clinical Medicine Program Anthony Speights, M.D.
Associate Dean, Interdisciplinary Medical Sciences Elizabeth Foster, Ph.D.
Associate Dean for Student Affairs and Admissions
Student Evaluation and Promotions Committee Chair 
Senior Associate Dean for Regional Campuses Paul McLeod, M.D.
Senior Associate Dean for Research and Graduate Programs Richard Galbraith, Ph.D. (interim)
Senior Associate Dean for Clinical and Community Affairs (Vacant)
Associate Dean for Clinical and Community Affairs; COO Florida Medical Practice Plan, Inc. Chris Mulrooney, Ph.D., M.P.S.
Director, Center on Global Health Charles Fleischer, M.D.
FSU COM Office of Graduate Medical Education
Associate Dean for GME and Designated Institutional Official
William C. (Bill) Boyer, D.H.Sc., M.S., CHSE
Chief Academic Officer Sarasota Memorial Healthcare System
FSU COM Residencies
Program Director, Emergency Medicine Residency - Sarasota (Sarasota Memorial Hospital)
Program Director, Family Medicine Residency - BayCare (Winter Haven Hospital) Nathan Falk, M.D., M.B.A., CPE, CAQSM, FAAFP  
Program Director, Family Medicine Residency - Fort Myers (Lee Health Hospital)
Program Director, Internal Medicine Residency - Cape Coral (Lee Health Hospital) Maja Delibasic, M.D.  
Program Director, Internal Medicine Residency  - Sarasota (Sarasota Memorial Hospital)
Karen Hamad, M.D.
Program Director, Internal Medicine Residency  - Tallahassee (Tallahassee Memorial Hospital)
Vincent Riesgo, M.D. (interim)
Program Director, Psychiatry Residency - Tallahassee (Apalachee Center/Tallahassee Memorial Hospital) Mridul ("Butch") Mazumder, M.D.
Program Director, General Surgery Residency - Tallahassee (Tallahassee Memorial Hospital) Wade Douglas, M.D.
FSU COM Fellowships
Program Director, Emergency Medical services Fellowship - Sarasota (Sarasota Memorial Hospital) Marshall Frank, D.O.  
Program Director, Forensic Pathology Fellowship - Pensacola (District 1 Medical Examiner's Office) Lorraine Lopez, M.D.
Program Director, Global Health Fellowship - Fort Myers (Lee Health Hospital) Lee Coghill, M.D.
Program Director, Hospice and Palliative Medicine Fellowship - Sarasota (Sarasota Memorial Hospital) Joshua Gross, M.D.  
Program Director, Micrographic Surgery and Dermatologic Oncology Fellowship - Tallahassee (Dermatology Associates of Tallahassee) Armand Cognetta, Jr. M.D.