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School of Medicine Greenville


Dean’s Cabinet


The Dean’s Cabinet, chaired by the Dean of the School of Medicine, is responsible for high level decisions for the medical school.

Members are all appointed by the Dean. This committee normally meets once per month.



Committee Member Department
Brenda Thames, Ed.D. Prisma Health
Thomas Blackwell, M.D. EMT Training Program
Marjorie R. Jenkins, M.D. Dean
Paul V. Catalana, M.D. Admissions
Robert Best, Ph.D. Faculty Affairs
April Buchanan, M.D. Academic Affairs
Dr. Bill Roudebush, Ph.D. Biomedical Sciences
Kristin Lacey, M.B.A, P.M.P Business Operations and Finance
Angela Sharkey, M.D. Senior Associate Dean


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