16 DOM Faculty Earn Promotion or Tenure in AY 2016-17

School of Medicine Dean David Wilkes recently posted a list of 64 SOM faculty who had earned promotion or tenure during the 2016-2017 academic year on the Dean’s Office Blog, offering his congratulations and saying he was “very pleased that their hard work and excellence [was] recognized by the Promotion and Tenure Committees and the Board of Visitors.”

The list below has been edited to include only Department of Medicine faculty. A total of 14 DOM faculty members earned tenure or promotion; of those 14, five were from Cardiovascular Medicine. Congratulations to all!

Promotion to Associate Professor

  • Laurie Archbald-Pannone, MD, MPH, Associate Professor of Medicine (General, Geriatric, Palliative & Hospital Medicine)
  • Andrew Darby, MD, Associate Professor of Medicine (Cardiovascular Medicine [CV])
  • Uta Erdbrügger, MD, MD, Associate Professor of Medicine (Nephrology)
  • Carol Gilchrist, PhD, Associate Professor of Medicine (Infectious Diseases)
  • Scott Heysell, MD, MPH, Associate Professor of Medicine (Infectious Diseases)
  • Tamila Kindwall-Keller, DO, MS, Associate Professor of Medicine (Hematology-Oncology)
  • Gilbert Kinsey, PharmD, PhD, Associate Professor of Medicine (Nephrology)
  • Rohit Malhotra, MD, Associate Professor of Medicine (CV)
  • Anne Tuskey, MD, Associate Professor of Medicine (Gastroenterology)

The Award of Tenure

  • Kenneth Bilchick, MD, Associate Professor of Medicine (CV)
  • Pamela Mason, MD, Associate Professor of Medicine (CV)
  • Yun Michael Shim, MD, Associate Professor of Medicine (Pulmonary-Critical Care)

Promotion to Professor

  • Thu Le, MD, Professor of Medicine (Nephrology)
  • Zhen Yan, PhD, Professor of Medicine (CV)