New Curriculum – Applies to Class of 2028 and on

M1 Directors

M2 Directors

M3/M4 Directors

  • Internal and Family Medicine Clerkship
    Director: Yanisa Del Toro, M.D.

    Yanisa.DelToro@ucf.edu
    Assistant Director: Madeline Deutsch, M.D.
    Madeline.Deutsch@ucf.edu
    Assistant Director: Jason Konopack, M.D.
    Jason.Konopack@ucf.edu
    Site Director: Michelle Nguyen, M.D., Express Clinic
    Site Director: Mahnaz Qayyum,M.D., Elysium Medical Group
    Site Director: Jason Konopack, M.D., HCA Florida North Florida Hospital – FM Inpatient
    Site Director: Gerald Keller, M.D., HCA Florida North Florida Hospital – FM Outpatient Residency
    Site Director: Karthikram Komanduri, M.D., HCA Florida Ocala Hospital – IM Inpatient
    Site Director: Nicholas Dorsey, M.D., HCA Florida Ocala Hospital – FM Inpatient
    Site Director: Stephanie Anderson, M.D., HCA Florida Ocala Hospital – FM Outpatient Residency
    Site Director: Mark Johnson, D.O., HCA Florida Osceola Hospital
    Site Director: Christopher Cooper, M.D., HCA UCF Lake Nona Hospital
    Site Director: Cindy Gleit, M.D., My Health On Site, Osceola Empl Clinic
    Site Director: Alimer Gonzalez, M.D., NCH Healthcare System
    Site Director: Pinkal Patel, M.D., Oviedo Family Health Center
    Site Director: Cara Jakob, M.D., Total Family Healthcare
    Site Director: Laura Cloukey, M.D., The Villages Health
    Site Director: Yanisa Del Torro, M.D., UCF Health
    Site Director: James Schaus, M.D., UCF Student Health Center
    Site Director: Jorge Restrepo, M.D., VA Medical Center Orlando – IM Inpatient
    Site Director: Richard Henriquez, M.D., VA Medical Center Orlando – IM Inpatient
    Site Director: Minh Ho, M.D., VA Medical Center Orlando – IM Inpatient
  • Neurology Clerkship
    Director: Danish Bhatti, M.D.
    Danish.Bhatti@ucf.edu
    Site Director: Carmen Fortuno-Roman, M.D., Child Neurology Center of Orlando
    Site Director: Sampathkumar Shanmugham, M.D., HCA Florida Lake Monroe Hospital
    Site Director: Heather Schweizer, M.D., HCA Florida Ocala Hospital
    Site Director: Sneha Jacob, MD., HCA Florida Osceola Hospital
    Site Director: Refaat El-Said, M.D., HCA UCF Lake Nona Hospital
    Site Director: Sheila Ramos-Martinez, M.D., Kids Neuro Care
    Site Director: Matthias Zinn, M.D., Nemours Children’s Hospital
    Site Director: Shahid Riaz, M.D., Neurodiagnostic Center
    Site Director: Mark Klafter, M.D., Neurological Services Orlando, PA
    Site Director: Bennett Rosenthal, M.D., Neurology Rosenthal
    Site Director: Arnaldo Isa, M.D., Neurology Associates, PA
    Site Director: Lourdes Benes, M.D., Neurology One
    Site Director: Aisha Qazi, M.D., Orlando Epilepsy Center
    Site Director: Esther Baldinger, M.D., VA Bay Pines
    Site Director: Umesh Sharma, M.D., VA Medical Center Orlando
  • Obstetrics and Gynecology Clerkship
    Co-Director: George Thomas, M.D.
    George.Thomas@ucf.edu
    Co-Director: Susanne Osborne, M.D., FACOG
    Susanne.Osborne@ucf.edu
    Site Director: Donna Boucher, M.D., HCA Florida North Florida Hospital
    Site Director: Angela Guzman, M.D., HCA Florida Osceola Hospital
    Site Director: Christopher Bryant, M.D., HCA Oviedo Medical Center
    Site Director: Veronica Figuera, M.D., HCA UCF Lake Nona Hospital
    Site Director: Thomas Myles, M.D., Maternal Fetal Medicine Clinic of Central Florida
    Site Director: Jaimee Castillo-Quek, M.D., Oak Medical Clinic
    Site Director: John Busowski, M.D., Orange County Department of Health
    Site Director: Deborah Spiers, D.O., Oviedo Woman’s Health Center
    Site Director: Lucy Chen, M.D., The IVF Center
    Site Director: Sara Meinz, D.O., The Women’s Healing Center for Gyn Oncology
    Site Director: Bradley Kasper, D.O., Woman’s Health Centers – Avalon Park
    Site Director: Ninoshka Rosario, APNP, Woman’s Health Centers – Hunters Creek
    Site Director: Sarah Sealey, APNP, Woman’s Health Centers – Lake Nona
  • Pediatric Clerkship
    Director: Colleen Moran-Bano, M.D.
    Colleen.Moran-Bano@ucf.edu
    Co-Director: Johanna Kielbasa, M.D.
    Johanna.Kielbasa@ucf.edu
    Site Director: Michelle Tellado, M.D., Children’s Health Alliance
    Site Director: Jane Ierardi, M.D., HCA UCF Lake Nona Hospital/HCA Florida Osceola Hospital
    Site Director: Johanna Kielbasa, M.D., Nemours Children’s Hospital
  • Psychiatry Clerkship
    Director: Martin Klapheke, M.D.
    Martin.Klapheke@ucf.edu
    Site Director: Enrique Vargas, M.D., HCA Florida Osceola Hospital
    Site Director: Garrett Griffin, PSYD., Park Place
    Site Director: Myrtho Mompoint-Branch, M.D., Pasadena Villa
    Site Director: Ajith Potluri, M.D., Psychiatric Consultants of Central Florida
    Site Director: Shaheda Akhtar, M.D., University Behavioral Center
    Site Director: Jose Torres Miranda, M.D., VA Medical Center Orlando
  • Surgery Clerkship
    Director: Andrew Taitano, M.D.
    Andrew.Taitano@ucf.edu
    Assistant Director: Vladimir Neychev, M.D.
    Vladimir.Neychev@ucf.edu
    Site Director: Nick Debnath, M.D., Florida Otolaringology Group
    Site Director: Darwin Ang, M.D., HCA Florida Ocala Hospital
    Site Director: Luis Serrano, M.D., HCA Florida Osceola Hospital
    Site Director: Harold Neyra, M.D., HCA Florida Oviedo Medical Center
    Site Director: Vladimir Neychev, M.D., HCA UCF Lake Nona Hospital
    Site Director: Tamarah Westmoreland, M.D., Nemours Children’s Hospital
    Site Director: Aron Scott McGuirt, M.D., VA Bay Pines
    Site Director: Alan Thurman, M.D., VA Medical Center Orlando
  • Acting Internship Emergency Medicine
    Site Director: Tracy Maclntosh, M.D., HCA Florida Osceola Hospital
    Site Director: Veronica Sikka, M.D., VA Medical Center Orlando

 

 

Original Curriculum – Applies to Class of 2027 and earlier

Module and Clerkship Directors are key educators in the College of Medicine playing an important role in the education of medical students. Module Directors solicit the participation, input and ideas of the module and medical school faculty regarding module design, content and issues, and are responsible for making final decisions/recommendations with respect to the module. Clerkship Directors are responsible for designing, developing and administering the clerkship, sub-internship, and/or elective(s) as assigned, including all related inpatient and ambulatory clinical experiences at various clinical sites.

M1 Directors

M2 Directors

M3/M4 Directors

  • Internal and Family Medicine Clerkship
    Director: Yanisa Del Toro, M.D.

    Yanisa.DelToro@ucf.edu
    Assistant Director: Madeline Deutsch, M.D.
    Madeline.Deutsch@ucf.edu
    Assistant Director: Jason Konopack, M.D.
    Jason.Konopack@ucf.edu
    Site Director: Michelle Nguyen, M.D., Express Clinic
    Site Director: Mahnaz Qayyum,M.D., Elysium Medical Group
    Site Director: Jason Konopack, M.D., HCA Florida North Florida Hospital – FM Inpatient
    Site Director: Gerald Keller, M.D., HCA Florida North Florida Hospital – FM Outpatient Residency
    Site Director: Karthikram Komanduri, M.D., HCA Florida Ocala Hospital – IM Inpatient
    Site Director: Nicholas Dorsey, M.D., HCA Florida Ocala Hospital – FM Inpatient
    Site Director: Stephanie Anderson, M.D., HCA Florida Ocala Hospital – FM Outpatient Residency
    Site Director: Mark Johnson, D.O., HCA Florida Osceola Hospital
    Site Director: Christopher Cooper, M.D., HCA UCF Lake Nona Hospital
    Site Director: Cindy Gleit, M.D., My Health On Site, Osceola Empl Clinic
    Site Director: Alimer Gonzalez, M.D., NCH Healthcare System
    Site Director: Pinkal Patel, M.D., Oviedo Family Health Center
    Site Director: Cara Jakob, M.D., Total Family Healthcare
    Site Director: Laura Cloukey, M.D., The Villages Health
    Site Director: Yanisa Del Torro, M.D., UCF Health
    Site Director: James Schaus, M.D., UCF Student Health Center
    Site Director: Jorge Restrepo, M.D., VA Medical Center Orlando – IM Inpatient
    Site Director: Richard Henriquez, M.D., VA Medical Center Orlando – IM Inpatient
    Site Director: Minh Ho, M.D., VA Medical Center Orlando – IM Inpatient
  • Neurology Clerkship
    Director: Danish Bhatti, M.D.
    Danish.Bhatti@ucf.edu
    Site Director: Carmen Fortuno-Roman, M.D., Child Neurology Center of Orlando
    Site Director: Sampathkumar Shanmugham, M.D., HCA Florida Lake Monroe Hospital
    Site Director: Heather Schweizer, M.D., HCA Florida Ocala Hospital
    Site Director: Sneha Jacob, MD., HCA Florida Osceola Hospital
    Site Director: Refaat El-Said, M.D., HCA UCF Lake Nona Hospital
    Site Director: Sheila Ramos-Martinez, M.D., Kids Neuro Care
    Site Director: Matthias Zinn, M.D., Nemours Children’s Hospital
    Site Director: Shahid Riaz, M.D., Neurodiagnostic Center
    Site Director: Mark Klafter, M.D., Neurological Services Orlando, PA
    Site Director: Bennett Rosenthal, M.D., Neurology Rosenthal
    Site Director: Arnaldo Isa, M.D., Neurology Associates, PA
    Site Director: Lourdes Benes, M.D., Neurology One
    Site Director: Aisha Qazi, M.D., Orlando Epilepsy Center
    Site Director: Esther Baldinger, M.D., VA Bay Pines
    Site Director: Umesh Sharma, M.D., VA Medical Center Orlando
  • Obstetrics and Gynecology Clerkship
    Co-Director: George Thomas, M.D.
    George.Thomas@ucf.edu
    Co-Director: Susanne Osborne, M.D., FACOG
    Susanne.Osborne@ucf.edu
    Site Director: Donna Boucher, M.D., HCA Florida North Florida Hospital
    Site Director: Angela Guzman, M.D., HCA Florida Osceola Hospital
    Site Director: Christopher Bryant, M.D., HCA Oviedo Medical Center
    Site Director: Veronica Figuera, M.D., HCA UCF Lake Nona Hospital
    Site Director: Thomas Myles, M.D., Maternal Fetal Medicine Clinic of Central Florida
    Site Director: Jaimee Castillo-Quek, M.D., Oak Medical Clinic
    Site Director: John Busowski, M.D., Orange County Department of Health
    Site Director: Deborah Spiers, D.O., Oviedo Woman’s Health Center
    Site Director: Lucy Chen, M.D., The IVF Center
    Site Director: Sara Meinz, D.O., The Women’s Healing Center for Gyn Oncology
    Site Director: Bradley Kasper, D.O., Woman’s Health Centers – Avalon Park
    Site Director: Ninoshka Rosario, APNP, Woman’s Health Centers – Hunters Creek
    Site Director: Sarah Sealey, APNP, Woman’s Health Centers – Lake Nona
  • Pediatric Clerkship
    Director: Colleen Moran-Bano, M.D.
    Colleen.Moran-Bano@ucf.edu
    Co-Director: Johanna Kielbasa, M.D.
    Johanna.Kielbasa@ucf.edu
    Site Director: Michelle Tellado, M.D., Children’s Health Alliance
    Site Director: Jane Ierardi, M.D., HCA UCF Lake Nona Hospital/HCA Florida Osceola Hospital
    Site Director: Johanna Kielbasa, M.D., Nemours Children’s Hospital
  • Psychiatry Clerkship
    Director: Martin Klapheke, M.D.
    Martin.Klapheke@ucf.edu
    Site Director: Enrique Vargas, M.D., HCA Florida Osceola Hospital
    Site Director: Garrett Griffin, PSYD., Park Place
    Site Director: Myrtho Mompoint-Branch, M.D., Pasadena Villa
    Site Director: Ajith Potluri, M.D., Psychiatric Consultants of Central Florida
    Site Director: Shaheda Akhtar, M.D., University Behavioral Center
    Site Director: Jose Torres Miranda, M.D., VA Medical Center Orlando
  • Surgery Clerkship
    Director: Andrew Taitano, M.D.
    Andrew.Taitano@ucf.edu
    Assistant Director: Vladimir Neychev, M.D.
    Vladimir.Neychev@ucf.edu
    Site Director: Nick Debnath, M.D., Florida Otolaringology Group
    Site Director: Darwin Ang, M.D., HCA Florida Ocala Hospital
    Site Director: Luis Serrano, M.D., HCA Florida Osceola Hospital
    Site Director: Harold Neyra, M.D., HCA Florida Oviedo Medical Center
    Site Director: Vladimir Neychev, M.D., HCA UCF Lake Nona Hospital
    Site Director: Tamarah Westmoreland, M.D., Nemours Children’s Hospital
    Site Director: Aron Scott McGuirt, M.D., VA Bay Pines
    Site Director: Alan Thurman, M.D., VA Medical Center Orlando
  • Acting Internship Emergency Medicine
    Site Director: Tracy Maclntosh, M.D., HCA Florida Osceola Hospital
    Site Director: Veronica Sikka, M.D., VA Medical Center Orlando