Our Leadership

Our deans and top administrators are actively shaping the future of healthcare and policy in medical education.

They are involved in the development of federal, city, and state regulatory and public health policy; foster a stimulating academic environment for all faculty and students; and are committed to providing you with the training and support services you need to thrive.

Kenneth Steir

Kenneth Steier, DO, MBA, MPH, MHA, MGH

Executive Dean and Chief Academic Officer; Professor of Medicine
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Elizabeth Palmarozzi, DO, FACOFP

Founding Campus Dean; Professor of Family Medicine | Montana Campus

Arthur Prancan, PhD

Preclinical Dean; Professor of Physiology and Pharmacology | Harlem Campus
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Stephen C. Jones, Ph.D.

Assistant Preclinical Dean; Director, MS Program Middletown; Assistant Professor | Middletown Campus
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Kartick Pramanik, PhD, BPharm, MPharm

Assistant Preclinical Dean; Director, MS Program Montana; Associate Professor of Pharmacology | Montana Campus
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Nadege Dady, EdD

Dean of Student Affairs; Assistant Professor | Harlem Campus

Frank Rose, Jr

Assoicate Dean of Students | Middletown Campus
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Haley Denzer, MHA

Assistant Dean of Student Affairs | Montana Campus

Barbara Capozzi, DO

Clinical Dean; Associate Professor | Harlem Campus
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Stephanie Zeszutek, DO, FACOG, RPh

Assistant Clinical Dean; Clinical Associate Professor | Montana Campus
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Renee Reijo Pera, PhD

Dean of Research; Professor | Montana Campus

Stacey L. Fanning, PhD

Chair, Department of Basic Biomedical Sciences; Associate Professor in Immunology; Assistant Dean of Research; Assistant Director, MS Program | Harlem Campus

David Manna, PhD

Associate Chair, Basic Biomedical Sciences; Assistant Professor of Microbiology and Immunology; Director of Research Labs | Middletown Campus

Piotr B. Kozlowski, MD, PhD, FCAP

Director of Pathologists' Assistant Program; Professor of Pathology | Harlem Campus