+ UMKC School of Pharmacy - Faculty & Staff Directory

Faculty & Staff Directory

 

» Alphabetical Listing of Faculty & Staff

Faculty & Staff Listing by Office or Division:

Administrative Suite
    Dean Melchert
    Associate Dean Garavalia
    Associate Dean Marken
    Associate Dean Sommi
    Business Office
    Alumni and Development
    Pharmacy Foundation
Student Affairs
Academic Affairs
Division of Pharmaceutical Sciences
Division of Pharmacology & Toxicology
Division of Pharmacy Practice & Administration

Telephone Numbers:

Academic Affairs: (816) 235-1660
Alumni and Development: (816) 235-2409
Business Office: (816) 235-2429
Dean's Office: (816) 235-1609
Division of Pharmaceutical Sciences: (816) 235-2426
Division of Pharmacology & Toxicology: (816) 235-1792
Division of Pharmacy Practice & Administration: (816) 235-1791
Drug Information Center: Kansas City (816) 235-5490 and Columbia: (573) 884-0887
Office of Experiential Programs: (816) 235-5730
Pharmacy Foundation: (816) 235-1609
Student Affairs Office: (816) 235-1613
UMKC SOP at MU: (573) 882-1598
UMKC SOP at MSU: (417)837-3600

Fax Numbers:

Deans, Alumni & Development, Pharmacy Foundation: (816) 235-5190
Business Office: (816) 235-6583
Student Affairs Office: (816) 235-5562
Division of Pharmaceutical Sciences: (816) 235-5779
Division of Pharmacology & Toxicology: (816) 235-1776
Division of Pharmacy Practice & Administration: (816) 235-6008
Drug Information Center: (816) 235-5491
UMKC SOP at MU: (573) 884-2166
UMKC SOP at MSU: (417) 837-3625

 


 

Dean's Office

Russell B. Melchert, Dean
Linda Garavalia, Associate Dean for Academic Affairs
Paul Gubbins, Associate Dean for the UMKC School of Pharmacy at MSU
Patricia Marken, Associate Dean for Student Affairs
Roger Sommi, Associate Dean for the UMKC School of Pharmacy at MU
Jane Poe, Executive Assistant

 


 

Business Office

Nancy Bahner, Administrative Manager
Shana Eisentrager, Administrative Associate, Business Office
Ashley Ismert, Administrative Assistant
Casey Ramsey, Administrative Associate II

 


 

Alumni & Development

Jana Boschert, Director of Advancement
Michael D. Johnson, Director of Major and Leadership Gifts
Bryce Puntenney, Coordinator of Communications and Promotions

 


 

Pharmacy Foundation

Jana Boschert, Executive Director
Jane Poe, Administrative Support

 


 

Student Affairs

Shelly Janasz, Director of Student Affairs
Jenna Hefley, Academic Advisor
Steve McDonald, Academic Advisor
Traci Parker-Gray, Manager of Diversity and Outreach Initiatives
Mary Swick, Administrative Assistant
Katie Waechter, Administrative Assistant

 


 

Academic Affairs

Linda Garavalia, Associate Dean for Academic Affairs
Dianna Brasington, Administrative Assistant
Tamica L. Lige, Administrative Assistant, School of Pharmacy Site Coordinator

 


 

Division of Pharmaceutical Sciences

Ashim Mitra, Chair and Professor
Y. Joyce Johnson, Executive Assistant
Sharon Self, Senior Secretary

Faculty
Kun Cheng, Associate Professor
Simon Friedman, Professor
William Gutheil, Associate Professor
Thomas Johnston, Professor
Chi Lee, Professor
Mridul Mukherji, Assistant Professor
Bi-Botti "Celestin" Youan, Professor

Research Faculty & Staff
Ranjana Mitra, Research Associate
Dhananjay Pal, Research Associate Professor
Ravinder Earla, Post Doctoral Associate

 


 

Division of Pharmacology & Toxicology

Anil Kumar, Chair and Professor
Jason Cross, Administrative Assistant

Faculty
Mostafa Badr, Professor
Hari Bhat, Associate Professor
Orisa Igwe, Associate Professor
Santosh Kumar, Assistant Professor
Russell Melchert, Dean and Professor
Jianping Wang, Associate Professor

Research Faculty
Peter Silverstein, Research Associate Professor

Adjunct Faculty

Dr. Doug Blowey, Children's Mercy Hospital
Dr. Nilofer Qureshi, UMKC School of Medicine
Dr. John Q. Wang, UMKC School of Medicine

 


 

Division of Pharmacy Practice & Administration

Administration and Staff

Steven Stoner, Chair and Clinical Professor
Roger Sommi, Associate Dean for the UMKC SOP at MU, Vice Chair and Professor
Leslie Walton, Administrative Assistant
Cindy Infranca, Administrative Assistant
Melinda Marsh, Administrative Assistant
Cathy Rinta-Evans, Administrative Assistant

Faculty & Staff - Kansas City Location

Kylie Barnes, Assistant Professor
Dianna Brasington, Administrative Assistant
Wayne Brown, Associate Professor
Patrick Bryant, Clinical Professor and Director of the Drug Information Center
Andrew Bzowyckyj; Clinical Assistant Professor
Kerry Cain, Administrative Assistant, Drug Information Center
Kristen DiDonato, Clinical Assistant Professor
Jack Fincham, Professor
Linda Garavalia, Associate Dean for Academic Affairs and Professor
Maqual Graham, Professor
Jeremy Hampton, Clinical Assistant Professor
Karen Hardinger, Clinical Associate Professor
Kathlene Hawkins, Academic Advisor, Office of Experiential Programs
Joan Hunter, Research Associate
Maureen Knell, Clinical Associate Professor
Peggy Kuehl, Community Pharmacy Practice Coordinator and Clinical Associate Professor
Cameron Lindsey, Professor
Yifei Liu, Assistant Professor
Patricia Marken, Associate Dean for Student Affairs and Professor
Cydney E. McQueen, Clinical Associate Professor
Tatum Mead, Clinical Assistant Professor
Leigh Anne Nelson, Associate Professor
Heather Pace Clinical Associate Professor and Assistant Director of the Drug Information Center
Mark Patterson, Assistant Professor
Rafia Rasu, Associate Professor
Valerie Ruehter, Director of Experiential Learning and Clinical Assistant Professor
Jennifer Santee, Clinical Associate Professor
Mark T. Sawkin, Clinical Associate Professor
Stephanie Schauner, Clinical Assistant Professor
Andrew Smith, Clinical Assistant Professor
Roger Sommi, Professor
Morgan Sperry, Clinical Assistant Professor, Drug Information Center
Amanda Stahnke, Clinical Assistant Professor
Beth Winans, Clinical Associate Professor
Denise Woolf, Research Associate, Drug Information Center
Eric Wombwell, Clinical Assistant Professor

Faculty & Staff - Columbia Location

Roger Sommi, Associate Dean for the UMKC SOP at MU, Vice Chair and Professor
Lynn Anliker, Clinical Assistant Professor
Daniel Aistrope, Clinical Assistant Professor
Angela Brownfield, Assistant Director Of Experiential Learning and Clinical Assistant Professor
Kelly A. Cochran, Clinical Assistant Professor
Melinda Marsh, Administrative Assistant
Lauren Odum, Clinical Assistant Professor
Cathy Rinta-Evans, Administrative Assistant
Erica (Russell) Ottis, Clinical Assistant Professor

Faculty & Staff - Springfield Location

Paul Gubbins, Associate Dean for the UMKC School of Pharmacy at MSU
Robin Kennedy, Video Communications Administrator-Pharm.D.
Amanda DeBoef, Administrative Assistant

Full Time Practice Sites:

Centerpoint Medical Center
19600 East 39th Street, Independence, MO 64057
Eric Wombwell, Clinical Assistant Professor

Harry S. Truman Memorial Veterans' Hospital
800 Hospital Drive, Columbia, MO 65201
Lauren Odum, Clinical Assistant Professor
Kansas City Free Health Clinic - Broadway
3515 Broadway, Kansas City, MO 64111
Mark T. Sawkin, Clinical Associate Professor

Kansas City Free Health Clinic - Prospect
6400 Prospect, Ste 200, KCMO 64132
Kylie Barnes, Assistant Professor

Northwest Missouri Psychiatric Rehabilitation Center
3505 Frederick Avenue, St. Joseph, MO 64506-2914
Steven Stoner, Clinical Professor

Red Cross Pharmacy1018 North Jesse James Road
Excelsior Springs, MO 64024-1202
Kristen DiDonato, Clinical Assistant Professor

Research Medical Center, Department of Pharmacy
2316 East Meyer Boulevard, Kansas City, MO 64132-1136
Karen Hardinger, Clinical Associate Professor
Tatum Mead, Clinical Assistant Professor
Stephanie Schauner, Clinical Assistant Professor

St. Luke's Hospital Multi-Specialty Clinic
4401 Wornall Road, Kansas City, MO 64111-3220
Maureen Knell, Clinical Associate Professor

Truman Medical Center
2301 Holmes Street, Kansas City, MO 64108-2640
Jeremy Hampton, Clinical Assistant Professor
Andrew Smith, Clinical Assistant Professor

Truman Medical Center Behavioral Health
2211 Charlotte Street, 4th Floor, Kansas City, MO 64108-2733
Beth Winans, Clinical Associate Professor

Truman Medical Center - The Diabetes Center
Hospital Hill Center Building - 6th Floor
2310 Holmes Street, Kansas City, MO 64108-2640
Andrew Bzowyckyj, Clinical Assistant Professor

Truman Medical Center - Lakewood
7900 Lee's Summit Road, Kansas City, MO 64139-1236
Jennifer Santee, Clinical Associate Professor

University Hospital
One Hospital Drive, Columbia, MO 65212
Lynn Anliker, Cardiology, Clinical Assistant Professor
Erica (Russell) Ottis, Internal Medicine, Clinical Assistant Professor

University of Missouri Fairview Internal Medicine Clinic
101 S. Fairview Road, Columbia, MO 65203
Kelly A. Cochran, Clinical Assistant Professor

University of Missouri Woodrail Internal Medicine Clinic
1000 W. Nifong Blvd., Building 3, Suite 130, Columbia, MO 65203
Daniel Aistrope, Clinical Assistant Professor
Kelly A. Cochran, Clinical Assistant Professor

Veterans Affairs Medical Center
Research 151, 4801 Linwood Boulevard, Kansas City, MO 64128-2226
Maqual Graham, Associate Professor
Cameron Lindsey, Professor

Western Missouri Mental Health Center
1000 East 24th Street, Room 4E62/63, Kansas City, MO 64108-2776
Leigh Anne Nelson, Associate Professor
Roger Sommi, Professor
Joan Hunter, Research Associate




Alphabetical Listing


- A -

Daniel Aistrope, Clinical Assistant Professor, Division of Pharmacy Practice & Administration
Lynn Anliker, Clinical Assistant Professor, Division of Pharmacy Practice & Administration

- B -

Mostafa Badr, Professor, Division of Pharmacology & Toxicology
Nancy Bahner, Administrative Manager, Business Office
Kylie Barnes, Assistant Professor, Division of Pharmacy Practice & Administration
Hari Bhat, Associate Professor, Division of Pharmacology & Toxicology
Jana Boschert, Director of Advancement
Dianna Brasington, Administrative Assistant, Office of Academic Affairs & Planning, Office of Experiential Programs
Wayne Brown, Associate Professor, Division of Pharmacy Practice & Administration
Angela Brownfield, Assistant Director Of Experiential Learning, UMKC SOP at MU, Division of Pharmacy Practice & Administration
Patrick Bryant, Clinical Professor, Director of Drug Information Center, Division of Pharmacy Practice & Administration
Andrew Bzowyckyj, Clinical Assistant Professor, Division of Pharmacy Practice & Administration

- C -

Kerry Cain, Administrative Assistant, Drug Information Center, Division of Pharmacy Practice & Administration
Kun Cheng, Associate Professor, Division of Pharmaceutical Sciences
Kelly A. Cochran, Clinical Assistant Professor, Division of Pharmacy Practice & Administration

- D -

Kristen DiDonato, Clinical Assistant Professor, Division of Pharmacy Practice & Administration

- E -

Ravindar Earla, Post Doctoral Associate, Division of Pharmaceutical Sciences
Shana Eisentrager, Administrative Associate, Business Office

- F -

Jack Fincham, Professor, Division of Pharmacy Practice & Administration
Simon Friedman, Professor, Division of Pharmaceutical Sciences

- G -

Linda Garavalia, Associate Dean for Academic Affairs and Professor, Division of Pharmacy Practice & Administration
Maqual Graham, Professor, Division of Pharmacy Practice & Administration
Paul Gubbins, Associate Dean for the UMKC School of Pharmacy at MSU, and Professor, Division of Pharmacy Practice & Administration
William Gutheil, Associate Professor, Division of Pharmaceutical Sciences

- H -

Jeremy Hampton, Clinical Assistant Professor, Division of Pharmacy Practice & Administration
Karen Hardinger, Clinical Associate Professor, Division of Pharmacy Practice & Administration
Kathlene Hawkins, Academic Advisor, Office of Experiential Programs
Jenna Hefley, Academic Advisor, Office of Student Affairs
Joan Hunter, Research Associate, Division of Pharmacy Practice & Administration

- I -

Orisa Igwe, Associate Professor, Division of Pharmacology & Toxicology
Cindy Infranca, Administrative Assistant, Division of Pharmacy Practice & Administration
Ashley Ismert, Administrative Assistant, Business Office

- J -

Shelly Janasz, Director of Student Affairs, Office of Student Services
Y. Joyce Johnson, Executive Assistant, Division of Pharmaceutical Sciences
Michael D. Johnson, Director of Major and Leadership Gifts
Thomas Johnston, Professor, Division of Pharmaceutical Sciences

- K -

Maureen Knell, Clinical Associate Professor, Division of Pharmacy Practice & Administration
Peggy Kuehl, Community Pharmacy Practice Coordinator, Clinical Associate Professor, Division of Pharmacy Practice & Administration
Anil Kumar, Chair and Professor, Division of Pharmacology & Toxicology
Santosh Kumar, Assistant Professor, Division of Pharmacology & Toxicology

- L -

Chi Lee, Professor, Division of Pharmaceutical Sciences
Tamica L. Lige, Administrative Assistant for Academic Affairs, School of Pharmacy Site Coordinator
Cameron Lindsey, Professor, Division of Pharmacy Practice & Administration
Yifei Liu, Assistant Professor, Division of Pharmacy Practice & Administration

- M -

Patricia Marken, Associate Dean for Student Affairs and Professor, Division of Pharmacy Practice & Administration
Melinda Marsh, Administrative Assistant, UMKC SOP at MU, Division of Pharmacy Practice & Administration
Steve McDonald, Academic Advisor, Office of Student Affairs
Cydney E. McQueen, Clinical Associate Professor, Division of Pharmacy Practice & Administration
Tatum Mead, Clinical Assistant Professor, Division of Pharmacy Practice & Administration
Russell B. Melchert, Dean and Professor, Division of Pharmacology & Toxicology
Ashim Mitra, Chair and Professor, Division of Pharmaceutical Sciences
Ranjana Mitra, Research Associate, Division of Pharmaceutical Sciences
Mridul Mukherji, Assistant Professor, Division of Pharmaceutical Sciences

- N -

Leigh Anne Nelson, Associate Professor, Division of Pharmacy Practice & Administration

- O -

Lauren Odum, Clinical Assistant Professor, UMKC SOP at MU, Division of Pharmacy Practice & Administration
Erica (Russell) Ottis, Clinical Assistant Professor, UMKC SOP at MU, Division of Pharmacy Practice & Administration

- P -

Heather Pace, Assistant Director of Drug Information Center, Clinical Associate Professor, Division of Pharmacy Practice & Administration
Dhananjay Pal, Associate Research Professor, Division of Pharmaceutical Sciences
Traci Parker-Gray, Manager of Diversity and Outreach Initiatives, Office of Student Services
Mark Patterson, Assistant Professor, Division of Pharmacy Practice & Administration
Jane Poe, Executive Assistant, Office of the Dean
Bryce Puntenney, Senior Communications Coordinator

- Q -

- R -

Casey Ramsey, Administrative Associate II, Business Office
Rafia Rasu, Associate Professor, Division of Pharmacy Practice & Administration
Cathy Rinta-Evans, Administrative Assistant, UMKC SOP at MU, Division of Pharmacy Practice & Administration
Valerie Ruehter, Director of Experiential Learning, Clinical Assistant Professor, Division of Pharmacy Practice & Administration

- S -

Jennifer Santee, Clinical Associate Professor, Division of Pharmacy Practice & Administration
Mark T. Sawkin, Clinical Associate Professor, Division of Pharmacy Practice & Administration
Stephanie Schauner, Clinical Assistant Professor, Division of Pharmacy Practice & Administration
Sharon Self, Senior Secretary, Division of Pharmaceutical Sciences
Peter Silverstein, Research Associate Professor, Division of Pharmacology & Toxicology
Andrew Smith, Clinical Assistant Professor, Division of Pharmacy Practice & Administration
Roger Sommi, Professor, Division of Pharmacy Practice & Administration
Morgan Sperry, Clinical Assistant Professor, Division of Pharmacy Practice & Administration
Amanda Stahnke, Clinical Assistant Professor, Division of Pharmacy Practice & Administration
Steven Stoner, Chair and Clinical Professor, Division of Pharmacy Practice & Administration
Mary Swick, Administrative Assistant, Office of Student Affairs

- T -

- U -

- V -

- W -

Leslie Walton, Administrative Assistant, Division of Pharmacy Practice & Administration
Jianping Wang, Associate Professor, Division of Pharmacology & Toxicology
Beth Winans, Clinical Associate Professor, Division of Pharmacy Practice & Administration
Eric Wombwell, Clinical Assistant Professor, Division of Pharmacy Practice & Administration
Denise Woolf, Research Associate, Drug Information Center, Division of Pharmacy Practice & Administration

- X -

- Y -

Bi-Botti "Celestin" Youan, Professor, Division of Pharmaceutical Sciences

- Z -