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JAMP Leadership

JAMP Council

Chair

Judianne Kellaway, M.D., M.Ed., FACS
Associate Dean for Admissions
The University of Texas Health San Antonio Long School of Medicine
7703 Floyd Curl Drive
San Antonio, Texas 78229
210-567-6080

Chair-Elect

Benjamin N. Nguyen, M.D.
Professor
Brain Injury Medicine
Brain Injury Fellowship Director
University of Texas Southwestern Center
5323 Harry Hines Blvd.
Dallas, Texas 75390-9055
214-645-1703

Past Chair

Jeff Rabek, Ph.D.
Associate Dean for Student Affairs and Admissions
University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston
301 University Boulevard
Galveston, Texas 77555-1317

Wei-Jung Chen, Ph.D.
Assistant Dean for Student Affairs
Texas A&M University College of Medicine
8447 State Highway 47 MS 1359
Bryan, TX 77807
979-436-0333
Felix Morales, M.D.
Assistant Dean of Admissions and Diversity
Texas Tech Health Sciences Center
3601 4th Street, MS 6213
Lubbock, Texas 79430
806-743-2297
Wallace Gleason, M.D.
Associate Dean for Admissions and Student Affairs
McGovern Medical School (formerly The University of Texas HSC at Houston)
6431 Fannin Street, MSB G.300
Houston, Texas 77030
713-500-5177
Alan Podawiltz, D.O., M.S., FAPA
Chairman and Associate Professor Psychiatry and Behavioral Health
University of North Texas Health
Patient Services Department: Psychiatry/Psychiatry Office PCC
855 Montgomery 4th Floor
Fort Worth, Texas 76107
817-927-3638

Baylor College of Medicine
One Baylor Plaza
Houston, Texas 77030
Cynthia Perry, Ph.D.
Molecular Medicine, Molecular Pathology & Biomedical Sciences
Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center
Paul L. Foster School of Medicine
4800 Alberta Avenue
El Paso, Texas 79920
915-215-4358
Richard Carroll, Ph.D.
Associate Professor of Preventive
Medicine and Community Health
University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston
301 University Boulevard
Galveston, Texas 77555-0807
409-772-4661
Steve Smith, Ph.D.
Associate Dean for Student Affairs
Associate Professor of Medical Education
The University of Texas at Austin
Dell Medical School
1501 Red River Street
Austin, Texas 78712
512-495-5081
Cristel Escalona, M.D.
Assistant Professor - Clinical
The University of Texas at Rio Grande Valley
School of Medicine
1210 W Schunior Street
Edinburg, Texas 78541
956-296-1424
 

JAMP Council Alternates

Patricia Gwirtz, Ph.D.

Assistant ProfessorUniv. of North Texas Health Science Center - Texas College of Osteopathic Medicine
3500 Camp Bowie Boulevard
Fort Worth, Texas 76107
817-735-2079

Summer Davies, M.D.

Assistant Professor - Pedi Administration
Texas Tech Health Sciences Center
3601 4th Street, STOP 9406
Lubbock, Texas 79430
806-743-1000 

Latanya Love, M.D.

Assistant Dean for Admissions & Student Affairs
McGovern Medical School (formerly The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston Medical School)
6431 Fannin, Room G300
Houston, Texas 77030
713-500-5116

Thomas Peterson, Ph.D.

Director, Medical Education
Texas A&M University College of Medicine
164 Joe H. Reynolds Medical Building
College Station, Texas 77843-1114
979-845-7483

Paulina Cardenas, M.D.

Assistant Professor
The University of Texas Health San Antonio Long School of Medicine
7703 Floyd Curl Drive
San Antonio, Texas 78229

Pierre W. Banks, Ed.D.

Senior Specialist, Learning and Career Counseling
University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston
301 University Boulevard
Galveston, Texas 77555-0807

 Ava Pierce, M.D.

Associate Professor, Department of Emergency Medicine
U.T. Southwestern Medical Center
5323 Harry Hines Boulevard
Dallas, Texas 75390-9006
214-645-3111

 Karen Johnson, M.D.

Associate Dean for Admission and Associate Professor of Pediatrics
Baylor College of Medicine
One Baylor Plaza
Houston, Texas 77030
832-826-6207

Ricardo Belmares, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor
Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center
Paul L. Foster School of Medicine
4800 Alberta Avenue
El Paso, Texas 79920
915-215-5875

 

JAMP Council Consultants

Mike Kennedy, Ed.D.
Director of Admissions
Univ. of North Texas Health Science Center - Texas College of Osteopathic Medicine
3500 Camp Bowie Boulevard
Fort Worth, Texas 76107-2699
817-735-2204
 
Filomeno Maldonado
Associate Dean, Admissions & Student Affairs
Texas A&M University College of Medicine
8447 State Highway 47
Bryan, Texas 77807-3260
979-436-0237
Linda Prado
Director of Admissions, School of Medicine
Texas Tech Health Sciences Center
3601 4th Street, School of Medicine
Lubbock, Texas 79430
806-743-2297
 
Carolyn L. Bouma, Ph.D.
JAMP Faculty Director
Associate Professor of Biology
West Texas A&M University
Natural Sciences Building, Room 341
Canyon, Texas 79016
806-651-2569
 
Jason De La Rosa
JAMP Faculty Director
Associate Director
St. Edward's University
3001 South Congress
Austin, Texas 78704
512-416-5858
 
Richard L. Puzdrowski, Ph.D.
JAMP Faculty Director
Associate Professor of Biology, Biotechnology, Environmental Science
University of Houston Clear Lake
2700 Bay Area Blvd
Houston, Texas 77058
281-283-3750
 

 

Joint Admission Medical Program Administration
P.O. Box 2175
Austin, TX, 78768
512-499-4352
Email: info@texasjamp.org

Paul Hermesmeyer
Director
Joel H. Robles, Ed.D., MBA
Program Coordinator
   
Jennifer Koenig
Administrative Associate
Cody Pannel
Administrative Assistant