Meet the Faculty

Our faculty comprises a wide range of backgrounds and interests with many holding dual certifications or other advanced degrees. In addition to providing hands-on, 24-hour department supervision and teaching, all faculty members share a commitment to creating an atmosphere that is conducive to the advancement of our specialty.

Faculty members also participate in regional and national professional organizations and research endeavors. Many also serve on national committees and organizations dedicated to the growth and development.


Sara Clark, MD, Program Director

Jessie Block-Galarza, MD

Shannon Comley Sood, DO

Paul J. Davis, MD

Yusef Hazimeh, MD 

Lauren Jacobson, PhD

Jalaja Joseph, MD

Matthew Leinung, MD

Mary K. Luidens, MD

Elizabeth Nardacci, NP

Vibhavasu Sharma, MD

Hassan Shawa, MD

Subhashini Yaturu, MD