Executive Committee
Women in Medicine and Science (WIMS)

Co-Chair(s)

Executive Committee

Mariam Louis
Department: Medicine – Jacksonville

Mariam Louis M.D.

Associate Professor; Medical Director, Sleep Lab
Melissa E Parsons
Department: Emergency Medicine – Jacksonville

Melissa E Parsons MD

Associate Professor; Assistant Program Director, Emergency Medicine Residency

Advisory Council Member(s)

Executive Committee

Madeline M Joseph
Department: Emergency Medicine – Jacksonville

Madeline M Joseph MD

Professor; Associate Dean For Equity And Inclusion; Assistant Chair, Pediatric Emergency Medicine Quality Initiatives, Department Of Emergency Medicine; Chief, Division Of Pediatric Bariatrics


Allyship

Co-Chair(s)

Joanna W Kee-Sampson
Department: Radiology – Jacksonville

Joanna W Kee-Sampson MD

Assistant Professor
Janine Short
Department: Jacksonville Campus

Janine Short


Awards

Co-Chair(s)

Suparna R Krishnaiengar
Department: Neurology – Jacksonville

Suparna R Krishnaiengar M.D.

Assistant Professor; Associate Program Director, Neurology Residency
Alexandra L Mannix
Department: Emergency Medicine – Jacksonville

Alexandra L Mannix MD

Assistant Professor; Assistant Program Director, Emergency Medicine Residency; Assistant Clerkship Director; Medical Director,

Advisory Council Member(s)

Elisa A Zenni
Department: Dean's Office – Administration

Elisa A Zenni M.D.

Professor; Senior Associate Dean For Educational Affairs

Communications

Co-Chair(s)

Marie L Crandall
Department: Surgery – Jacksonville

Marie L Crandall MD, MPH, FACS

Professor; Associate Chair, Research; Chief, Division Of Acute Care Surgery; Program Director, General Surgery Residency
Adriana M Cantville
Department: Pediatrics – Jacksonville

Adriana M Cantville DO

Assistant Professor And Medical Director, Inpatient Hospitalist Service

Advisory Council Member(s)

Chandana Lall
Department: Radiology – Jacksonville

Chandana Lall MD, MBA, FSAR

Professor; Chair, Department Of Radiology; Chief, Division Of Abdominal And Body Imaging; Program Director, Abdominal Imaging Fellowship

College of Nursing Representative

Shavondra C Huggins
Department: Family, Community and Health Systems Science

Shavondra C Huggins DNP, CNS, WHNP-BC, FNP-C, APRN, CNE

Clinical Assistant Professor

College of Pharmacy Representative

Carol A Motycka
Department: Jacksonville Campus

Carol A Motycka Pharm.D., BCACP

Assistant Dean For The Jacksonville Campus; Clinical Professor

Data/Reports

Co-Chair(s)

Shama D Patel
Department: Emergency Medicine – Jacksonville

Shama D Patel MD, MPH

Assistant Professor
Katherine A Zarroli
Department: Neurology – Jacksonville

Katherine A Zarroli M.D.

Assistant Professor

Advisory Council Member(s)

LaRae C Brown
Department: Obstetrics and Gynecology – Jacksonville

LaRae C Brown MD, FACOG

Assistant Professor; Medical Director, UF Health Women's Specialists – North

Education and Professional Development

Co-Chair(s)

Akaber Halawi
Department: Surgery – Jacksonville

Akaber Halawi MD

Assistant Professor

Advisory Council Member(s)

Linda R Edwards
Department: Medicine – Jacksonville

Linda R Edwards M.D.

Associate Professor; Dean, College Of Medicine – Jacksonville; Founder, Program For Adults With Intellectual And Developmental Disabilities

Women in Medicine and Science Day Planner

Gladys P Velarde
Department: Medicine – Jacksonville

Gladys P Velarde M.D., FACC, FAHA

Professor; Medical Director, Women's Cardiovascular Program; Program Director, Cardiovascular Disease Fellowship