Faculty & Leadership

Department of Family & Community Medicine Leadership

Marc Altshuler, MD

Residency Director

Jeremy Close, MD

Associate Professor
Director, Primary Care Sports Medicine Fellowship Program

Kristine DeSimone, MD

Clinical Assistant Professor
Associate Dean, Student Affairs

Christine Jerpbak, MD

Associate Professor

John Liantonio, MD

Assistant Professor

Brooke Salzman, MD

Associate Professor

Kathryn Trayes, MD

Assistant Professor
Assistant Dean, Student Affairs and Career Counseling

John Whiteside, MD, MBA

Associate Professor

Christopher Chambers, MD

Director Clinical Trials

Victor Diaz, MD

Assistant Professor
Assistant Medical Director, JFMA
Director of Quality Improvement

Susan Parks, MD


James Plumb, MD, MPH

Director, Center for Urban Health

George Valko, MD

Gustave and Valla Amsterdam Professor
Vice-Chair, Clinical Programs