Conference Champions

We would like to express our deepest appreciation to our Program Planning Committee and its Chair, Patricia S. Sexton, MS, DHEd, FNAOME and Patricia Matto, DO, Chair-Elect for 2022.

Patricia S. Sexton, MS, DHEd is Associate Dean for Curriculum, Professor for ATSU-Kirksville College of Osteopathic Medicine’s Department of Family Medicine and Adjunct Professor, Michigan State University College of Osteopathic Medicine. Dr. Sexton earned a Bachelor’s degree in biology from Rockhurst University, Master’s degree in molecular microbiology from the University of Missouri School of Medicine, and Doctoral degree in health education from ATSU. She is a founder and an inaugural member of NAOME and continues as an active fellow.

Dr. Sexton has dedicated her career to osteopathic medical education, academic service, teaching, advising, and mentoring KCOM students. She actively serves on and leads numerous College and University committees, including those related to admissions, faculty and curriculum development, assessment, and diversity. She has and continues to serve as faculty adviser for multiple student organizations including the Gold Humanism Honor Society.

Dr. Sexton is the past chair of the Society of Osteopathic Medical Educators (SOME), is a NAOME Fellow and serves on many AACOM task forces and work groups.

Patricia Matto, DO, formerly served as Vice President for Medical Education and Regional Associate Dean at Campbell University at Southeastern Regional Medical Center in Lumberton, North Carolina. She received her bachelor’s at Gannon University and her DO at the Lake Erie College of Osteopathic Medicine (LECOM). She completed her residency at Aultman Hospital in Canton, Ohio, in 2003. Afterward, she completed fellowships in academic medicine, focusing on both curriculum development and research at Northeast Ohio Medical University. She is certified by the American Osteopathic Board of Family Physicians and the American Board of Family Medicine.

From 2006 to 2012, she served as Program Director at Aultman Hospital. Afterward, she joined the Danville Regional Medical Center from 2012 to 2016, serving as Family Medicine Residency Program Director, Traditional Rotating Internship Program Director, and Director of Medical Education.

Thank you to our Abstract Reviewers!

Juan F. Acosta, DO
NYITCOM

Mark A.W. Andrews, PhD
LECOM Seton Hill

Tafline Arbor, PhD
MU-COM

Erica Ausel, PhD
MU-COM

Andrea N. Belovich, PhD
ICOM

Bettina Bernstein, DO
PCOM

Michael W. Bradbury, PhD
ATSU-KCOM

Grace D. Brannan, PhD
McLaren Macomb

Natasha N. Bray, DO
OSUCOM Tahlequah

Neal R. Chamberlain, PhD
ATSU-KCOM

Lisa R Chun, DO
CHSU-COM

Alissa Craft, DO
WesternU/COMP

Stuart N. Damon, DO
UNECOM

Gergana Deevska, PhD
ICOM

Khalil Eldeeb, PhD
CUSOM

Charles Finch, DO
AZCOM

J Michael Finley, DO
Kansas Health Science Center

Jennifer A. Fischer, PhD
RowanSOM

Anthony Furlano, DO
Mayo Clinic Health System

Rita Getz, PhD
ICOM

Kelli Glaser, DO
ATSU-KCOM

John Graneto, DO
CHSU-COM

Janet Hamstra, EdD
NSU-KPCOM Clearwater

Harald Lausen, DO
SIU SOM

Charles E Henley Jr. DO
SHSU-COM

Matthew Henry, PhD
DMU-COM

Teresa Hubka, DO
CCOM

Sherry Jimenez, EdD
LMU-DCOM

Mary T. Johnson, PhD
UP-KYCOM

Christopher C. Keller, PhD
LECOM

Richard J. LaBaere II, DO
ATSU-KCOM

Machelle Linsenmeyer, EdD
WVSOM

Patricia Matto, DO
CUSOM

Elizabeth K McClain, PhD
ARCOM

Ali Moradi, MD
PCOM Georgia

Luke H. Mortensen, PhD
ICOM

Minal Mulye, PhD
MU-COM

Sharon J. Obadia, DO
ATSU-KCOM

Olivia Ojano Sheehan, PhD
OU-HCOM

Patel Prashant, DO
WMICHU Homer Stryker SOM

Lorenzo Pence, DO
ACGME

Don N. Peska, DO
Burrell College

Miko Rose, DO
MSUCOM

Amina Sadik, PhD
TUNCOM

Patricia S. Sexton, DHEd
ATSU-KCOM

Dana Shaffer, DO
UP-KYCOM

Karen T Snider, DO
ATSU-KCOM

Stacey Pierce-Talsma, DO
UNE COM

Lisa L. Streyffeler, PhD
DMU-COM

David L. Tolentino, DO
CUSOM

Kirsten Waarala, DO
MSUCOM

Shiyuan Wang, PhD
RowanSOM

Wayne A. Wilson, PhD
DMU-COM

Srikala Yedavally-Yellayi, DO
MSUCOM

David P. Yens, PhD
TouroCOM-NY Middletown

Miho Yoshida, DO
CHSU-COM

Thank you to our Sponsors & Exhibitors!


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