Ohio University

Curriculum Advisory Committee

Standing Committees

2020-2021

Note: All faculty appointments shall be for a period of two (2) years unless otherwise noted.

The voting membership of the Curriculum Advisory Committee shall be composed of ten (10) faculty members and membership shall be determined as follows:

  1. Four (4) non-clinical faculty members shall be elected from the non-clinical departments and one (1) appointed by the executive dean
  2. Four (4) clinical faculty members shall be elected from the clinical departments and one (1) shall be appointed by the executive dean; one must be a discipline director

The non-voting membership of the Curriculum Advisory Committee shall be composed of:

  1. Five Heritage College students: one student representing pre-clinical education from each of the three academic campuses; two students representing clinical education from two different clinical campuses.
  2. Seven ex-officio members: associate dean, curriculum; director of the Pathways of Health and Wellness Curriculum; director of the Transformative Care Curriculum; representative from the Office of Institutional Assessment & Accreditation; representative from the Office of Faculty Learning, Development and Scholarship; representative from the Office of Student Affairs; representative from the Office of Academic Affairs.

Members, 2020-2021

Fabian Benencia, PhD

Non-Clinical

1st term ends 6/30/22 (E)

Karen Coschigano, PhD

Non-Clinical

1st term ends 6/30/22 (E)

Leah Sheridan, PhD, Chair

Non-Clinical

1st term ends 6/30/22 (A)

Andy Chen, PhD

Non-Clinical

1st term ends 6/30/21 (E)

Sarah Rubin, PhD

Non-Clinical

1st term ends 6/30/21 (E)

Kathleen Bertuna, DO

Clinical

1st term ends 6/30/22 (E)

Emily Guseman, PhD

Clinical

1st term ends 6/30/22 (E)

Mary Carneval, DO

Discipline Director, General Surgery

1st term ends 6/30/21 (E)

Nick Okada, PhD

Clinical

1st term ends 6/30/21 (E)

Perry Lin, MD

Clinical

1st terms ends 6/30/22 (A)

Ex-Officio Members:

Jody Gerome, DO, associate dean, curriculum
Peter Coschigano, PhD, director, Pathways to Health and Wellness Curriculum
Leanne Chrisman-Khawam, MD, MEd, director, Transformative Care Continuum
Theresa Lester, MA, assistant director, Office of Institutional Assessment & Accreditation
Kathy Pittman, PhD, assistant director, learning services, Office of Student Affairs

Briju Thankachan, PhD, director, curriculum and assessment design and improvement

Angie Mowrer, BS, director, pre-clinical education

Staff Support:

April Loudner-Maffin, curriculum coordinator