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Office of Medical Education and Student Affairs (OMESA)

The School of Medicine Office of Medical Education and Student Affairs (OMESA), located on the 3rd floor of the James B. Williams School of Medicine Administration building at 100 Woodruff Circle, is concerned with curriculum, admissions, clinical education, multicultural affairs, financial aid, academic counseling, grades and evaluations, academic progress and promotions, student life and student advocacy, tutoring, National Board examinations including USMLE examinations and overall student welfare.

Faculty and Staff Administrators

J. William Eley, M.D., M.P.H.

Executive Associate Dean
Medical Education and Student Affairs | 404-712-9979 | Full Profile >>

Joel M. Felner, M.D.

Associate Dean
Clinical Education | 404-727-9876 | Full Profile >>

Robert Lee, Ph.D.

Associate Dean
and Director of Multicultural Medical Student Affairs | 404-727-0016 | Full Profile >>

Ira K. Schwartz, M.D.

Associate Dean for Student Affairs
and Director of Admissions | 404-727-5660 | Full Profile >>

Douglas S. Ander, M.D.

Associate Dean
Medical Education, Director of ExCEL | 404-251-8828 | Full Profile >>

Sheryl L. Heron, M.D., M.P.H.

Associate Dean
Clinical Education | 404-251-8865 | Full Profile >>

Margo Kuisis

Office of Medical Education and Student Affairs | 404-712-8417

Student Affairs

June Eddingfield

Associate Director
Office of Admissions | 404-727-8454

Mary Kaye Garcia

Associate Director
Registration and Student Affairs | 404-712-9921

Mike Behler

Associate Director
Financial Aid, Scholarships and Student Affairs | 404-727-5683

Yolanda Hood

Associate Director
Multicultural Medical Student Affairs | 404-727-0602

Matthew Scott

Assistant Director
Clinical Medical Education and Student Affairs

Danny Thompson

Assistant Director, Student Affairs 

Medical Education

Gordon Churchward, Ph.D.

Assistant Dean
Medical Education and Student Affairs | 404-727-2538 | Full Profile >>

Erica Brownfield, M.D., FACP

Assistant Dean
Medical Education | 404-778-1613 | Full Profile >>

Hugh A. Stoddard, M.Ed, Ph.D

Assistant Dean
Medical Education  404-727-8451

Connie Coralli

Associate Director
OSCE Clinical Skills Center | 404-712-9925

Kim Fugate

Associate Director
SOM Simulation Lab | 404-727-8961

Medical Education Contact Information

Office of Medical Education and Student Affairs - (404) 727-5655

Office of Admissions - (404) 727-5660

Office of Clinical Education & Visiting Students - (404) 778-1372

Emory University School of Medicine - 100 Woodruff Circle, Atlanta, GA 30322

Woodruff Health Sciences Center, 1440 Clifton Road, NE, Atlanta, GA 30322