Secondary Faculty

David Aron

Ronald Blanton
Associate Professor. Center for Global Health and Diseases, School of Medicine, Case Western Reserve University. MS, Genetic Epidemiology, Case Western Reserve University, 2003; MD, Case Western Reserve University, 1997. Research: tropical medicine, population genetics, quantitative genetics and molecular engineering.

Shari Bolen, MD
Associate Professor, School of Medicine, Case Western Reserve University.  MetroHealth.

Joseph R. Calabrese, MD

Randall D. Cebul
Professor. Associate Professor of Medicine. M.D., Yale University,1976. Clinical epidemiology, medical decision making (health policy, clinical strategies, diagnostic technology assessment); screening, prevention, and primary care in populations; vascular disease, chronic illness, and common problems in primary care.

Neal V. Dawson
Professor. Associate Professor of Medicine. M.D., University of Missouri School of Medicine, 1976. Human judgment in medical decision making; decision making in the care of seriously ill hospitalized adults; health services research.

Mary Dolansky
Associate Professor; Director, QSEN Institute, Director of Interprofessional Integration and Education Center of Excellence in Primary Care, VA Quality Scholars Program (VAQS) Senior Nurse Fellow Louis Stokes Cleveland VA

Douglas Einstadter
Assistant Professor. M.P.H., University of Washington, 1992; M.D., University of Illinois, 1986. Clinical epidemiology, health services and outcomes research using large administrative and clinical datasets. Epidemiologic and clinical trial methodology.

Stephen Ganocy 
Assistant Professor. PhD, Statistics, Case Western Reserve University, 2003; MS, Biometry, Case Western Reserve University, 1980; MS, Mathematics, University of Akron, 1976. Research Interests: statistics in psychiatry, change point analysis, experimental design in clinical trials, biostatistics, bioinformatics.

Douglas Gunzler

Vanessa Ho

Carolyn Ievers-Landis
Assistant Professor in the Division of Developmental/Behavioral Pediatrics and Psychology, Rainbow Babies and Children’s Hospital, Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine. Ph.D. Case Western Reserve University, 1997; M.A. 1991, Wake Forest University. Research Interests: dietary modification among children with chronic diseases; physical activity; family-based interventions; parental monitoring.

Robin Jump

David Kaelber
Associate Professor of Internal Medicine, Pediatrics, Epidemiology, and Biostatistics. M.D., Case Western Reserve University, 2000; M.S. and Ph.D. in Biomedical Engingeering, Case Western Reserve University, 1994 and 1999; MPH (specialization in clinical effectiveness), Harvard University, 2008. Areas of interest and research include personal health records, electronic health records, clinical decision support, telemedicine, the teaching of medical informatics, using electronic medical records for chronic disease detection and management, and other areas of clinical informatics, as well as research in med-peds, primary care and chronic diseases in children and adults.

Asha Kallianpur, MD

Charles King
Associate Professor of International Health, Case-SOM Center for Global Health and Diseases. M.D., State University of New York, 1978; M.S. Biostatistics, University of Michigan, 2000. Clinical epidemiology, ecology of infectious disease, and control strategies for vector-borne and parasitic infections

Michael Konstan

Jonathan Lass
Professor and Chair for the Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences at Case Western Reserve University. M.D., 1973, Boston University; M.A., 1972, Boston University. Research Interests: corneal endothelial image analysis; genetics of fuchs’ endothelial corneal dystrophy.

Jing Li
Associate Professor. Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Deparement. PhD, Computer Science, University of California at Riverside, 2004. Research Interest in the Area of Computational Biology.

Thomas Love
Professor. Director of the Biostatistics and Evaluation Unit at the Center for Health Care Research & Policy at MetroHealth Medical Center and Case Western Reserve University. PhD, Statistics, The Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania, 1994; MA, Statistics, The Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania, 1992.

David B. Miller, Ph.D., M.S.W., M.P.H.
Associate Professor, Jack, Joseph & Morton Mandel School of Applied Social Sciences, Associate Professor (Secondary) Department of Population and Quantitative Health Sciences. Research Interests: Health Disparities, Health Behaviors and Practices of African American males and Cancer awareness and knowledge among minority populations.

Lynda Montgomery
Associate Professor of Family Medicine and Community Health . M.D., University of Pennsylvania, 1996; M.Ed., Medical education, John Carroll University 2004. Research and Education interests: care of medically vulnerable populations; teaching of leadership and advocacy to health professionals; understanding factors that create and support professional identity.

Karen Mulloy

Suchitra Shirley Nelson
Professor in the Department of Community Dentistry. Ph.D. in Epidemiology, 1992, M.S. in Epidemiology, 1988, M.S. in Nutrition, 1984, Case Western Reserve University; M.Sc. in Nutrition and Dietetics, 1981, University of Madras in India. Research Interests: oral health; prevention; urban child health; low birth weight babies and oral health.

Maria Pagano

Ellen Rome
Associate Professor, Department of General Pediatrics, Cleveland Clinic

Martha Sajatovic
Professor in the Department of Psychiatry and Director of the Geropsychiatry Program. M.D., 1982, Medical College of Ohio. Research Interests: health outcomes for individuals with serious mental illness; assessment instruments in psychiatry.

Nicholas K. Schiltz, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor, Frances Payne Bolton School of Nursing.

Ashwini Sehgal
Professor. Assistant Professor of Medicine. M.D., Harvard University, 1986. Chronic and stage renal disease in the elderly; the prevalence of mental impairment among hemodialysis patients.

Amy R. Sheon, Ph.D., MPH
Executive Director, Urban Health Initiative, Case Western Reserve University, School of Medicine, Adjunct Associate Professor, Department of Population and Quantitative Health Sciences and Department of Family Medicine & Community Health. PhD, Health Policy and Management, Johns Hopkins University; MPH, University of Michigan.

J.B. Silvers 
Professor. Treuhaft Professor of Management. Professor of Finance. Ph.D., Stanford University, 1971; M.S., Purdue University, 1966. Evolution of the health care market, government policy; provider and strategy financing; hospital capital investment decisions; changes in the demand for nurses; following the decision making process on several levels regarding growth hormone utilization.

Kurt C. Stange 
Professor. Associate Professor of Family Medicine. M.D., Albany Medical College, 1983; Ph.D., University of North Carolina School of Public Health, 1989. Research Interests: Clinical preventive service delivery; primary care research methods; disability prevention in the elderly.

Joseph Sudano
Assistant Professor.

Loretta Szczotka-Flynn, O.D, Ph.D., F.A.A.O.
Professor.  University Hospitals of Cleveland, Case Western Reserve University, Department of Ophthalmology.

Curtis Tatusoka, PhD

Cheryl Thompson
Assistant Professor.  Department of Family Medicine

Joseph White

Justin Yax

Peter A. Zimmerman, PhD

Professor, Department of Pathology, School of Medicine; Professor, Department of Population and Quantitative Health Sciences, School of Medicine; Professor, Department of Genetics and Genome Sciences, School of Medicine; Member, Center for Global Health and Diseases, School of Medicine