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Carver College of Medicine Departments

  • Anatomy and Cell Biology

    Chair and Department Executive Officer: John F. Engelhardt, PhD
    Department Phone: (319) 335-7753

  • Anesthesia

    Chair and Department Executive Officer: Michael Todd, MD
    Department Phone: (319) 356-3868

  • Biochemistry

    Chair and Department Executive Officer: Charles Brenner, PhD
    Department Phone: (319) 335-7932

  • Cardiothoracic Surgery

    Chair and Department Executive Officer: Peter J. Gruber, MD, PhD
    Department Phone: (319) 356-4518

  • Dermatology

    Chair and Department Executive Officer: Janet Fairley, MD
    Department Phone: (319) 356-3609

  • Emergency Medicine

    Chair and Department Executive Officer: Andrew Nugent, MD
    Department Phone: (319) 384-6562

  • Family Medicine

    Chair and Department Executive Officer: Paul James, MD
    Department Phone: (319) 384-7702

  • Internal Medicine

    Chair and Department Executive Officer: Mark E. Anderson, MD, PhD
    Department Phone: (319) 356-2746

  • Microbiology

    Chair and Department Executive Officer: Patrick M. Schlievert, PhD
    Department Phone: (319) 335-7807

  • Molecular Physiology and Biophysics

    Chair and Department Executive Officer: Kevin Campbell, PhD
    Department Phone: (319) 335-7803

  • Neurology

    Chair and Department Executive Officer: George Richerson, MD, PhD
    Department Phone: (319) 356-8757

  • Neurosurgery

    Chair and Department Executive Officer: Matthew Howard, MD
    Department Phone: (319) 353-7902

  • Obstetrics and Gynecology

    Chair and Department Executive Officer: Kimberly Leslie, MD
    Department Phone: (319) 356-1976

  • Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences

    Chair and Department Executive Officer: Keith Carter, MD
    Department Phone: (319) 356-2867

  • Orthopaedics and Rehabilitation

    Chair and Department Executive Officer: J. Lawrence Marsh, MD (Interim)
    Department Phone: (319) 356-2595

  • Otolaryngology—Head and Neck Surgery

    Chair and Department Executive Officer: Bruce Gantz, MD
    Department Phone: (319) 356-2173

  • Pathology

    Chair and Department Executive Officer: Nitin Karandikar, MD, PhD
    Department Phone: (319) 384-9609

  • Pediatrics, Stead Family Department of

    Chair and Department Executive Officer: Raphael Hirsch, MD
    Department Phone: (319) 356-0469

  • Pharmacology

    Chair and Department Executive Officer: Curt Sigmund, PhD
    Department Phone: (319) 335-7946

  • Physical Therapy and Rehabilitation Science 

    Chair and Department Executive Officer: Richard Shields, PT, PhD, FAPTA
    Department Phone: (319) 335-9791

  • Physician Assistant Studies and Services 

    Chair and Department Executive Officer: David Asprey, PhD, PA-C
    Department Phone: (319) 335-8922

  • Psychiatry

    Chair and Department Executive Officer: James Potash, MD, MPH
    Department Phone: (319) 356-1144

  • Radiology

    Chair and Department Executive Officer: Joan Maley, MD (Interim)
    Department Phone: (319) 356-2188

  • Radiation Oncology

    Chair and Department Executive Officer: John Buatti, MD
    Department Phone: (319) 356-2699

  • Surgery

    Chair and Department Executive Officer: Ronald Weigel, MD, PhD
    Department Phone: (319) 356-3934

  • Urology

    Chair and Department Executive Officer: Karl Kreder, Jr., MD, MBA, FACS
    Department Phone: (319) 353-8771