Member Roster


Board of Deans

Committee Description
The Board of Deans work to develop academic policies, provide for studies, programs and activities in areas important to osteopathic medical education. They also provide a discussion where information and concerns regarding osteopathic medical education can be interchanged among institutional representatives, and they develop divisions and sections where the base of AACOM can be broadened to include all arms of the osteopathic profession interested and concerned with osteopathic medical education.

Committee Leadership
Dr. Thomas A. Cavalieri, DO
(Chair)
Dean
Rowan University School of Osteopathic Medicine
Stratford, NJ
United States

Dr. William D. Strampel, DO
(Vice Chair)
Dean
Michigan State University College of Osteopathic Medicine
East Lansing, MI
United States

Dr. Lori A. Kemper, DO
(Secretary/Treasurer)
Dean
Arizona College of Osteopathic Medicine of Midwestern University
Glendale, AZ
United States

Dr. Michael B. Clearfield, DO, FACP, FACOI
(Past Chair)
Dean
Touro University College of Osteopathic Medicine - California
Vallejo, CA
United States

Dr. H. William Craver, III, DO, FACOS
(Branch Campus Representative)
Dean and Chief Academic Officer, Osteopathic Medical Program
Georgia Campus - Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine
Suwanee, GA
United States

Dr. Wolfgang G. Gilliar, DO
(Member-at-Large)
Dean
New York Institute of Technology College of Osteopathic Medicine
Old Westbury, NY
United States

Dr. Kayse M. Shrum, DO
(Member-at-Large)
President, Dean
Oklahoma State University Center for Health Sciences College of Osteopathic Medicine
Tulsa, OK
United States

Dr. Margaret A. Wilson, DO
(Member-at-Large)
Dean
A.T. Still University - Kirksville College of Osteopathic Medicine
Kirksville, MO
United States

Dr. Kenneth H. Johnson, DO
(Assembly of Presidents Chair)
Executive Dean
Ohio University Heritage College of Osteopathic Medicine
Athens, OH
United States

Dr. Peter A. Bell, DO, MBA, HPF, FACOEP-dist, FACEP
(Regular Member)
Dean
Liberty University College of Osteopathic Medicine
Lynchburg, VA
United States

Dr. Craig S. Boisvert, DO
(Regular Member)
Vice President for Academic Affairs and Dean
West Virginia School of Osteopathic Medicine
Lewisburg, WV
United States

Dr. Thomas A. Boyle, DO, FACEP, FACOEP
(Regular Member)
Dean, Postdoctoral Education
Chicago College of Osteopathic Medicine of Midwestern University
Elmhurst, IL
United States

Dr. Boyd R. Buser, DO, FACOFP
(Regular Member)
Vice President for Health Affairs and Dean, AOA President
University of Pikeville - Kentucky College of Osteopathic Medicine
Pikeville, KY
United States

Dr. Jane E. Carreiro, DO
(Regular Member)
Dean, Department Chair and Director of Medical Education
University of New England College of Osteopathic Medicine
Biddeford, ME
United States

Dr. Paula M. Crone, DO
(Regular Member)
Dean COMP, COMP-Northwest, VP Oregon Campus Operations
Western University of Health Sciences/College of Osteopathic Medicine of the Pacific
Pomona, CA
United States

Dr. Darrin D'Agostino, DO, MPH, MBA
(Regular Member)
Executive Dean and VP for Health Affairs
Kansas City University of Medicine and Biosciences
Fort Worth, TX
United States

Dr. Martin Diamond, DO
(Regular Member)
Dean
Touro College of Osteopathic Medicine - New York
New York, NY
United States

Dr. Frank A. Filipetto, DO, FACOFP
(Regular Member)
Interim Dean
University of North Texas Health Science Center at Fort Worth/Texas College of Osteopathic Medicine
Fort Worth, TX
United States

Dr. John M. Kauffman, Jr., DO
(Regular Member)
Dean and Chief Academic Officer
Campbell University School of Osteopathic Medicine
Buies Creek, NC
United States

Dr. Brian A. Kessler, DO, FACOFP
(Regular Member)
Vice President & Dean
Lincoln Memorial University - DeBusk College of Osteopathic Medicine
Harrogate, TN
United States