Our Team

The Department of Family Medicine and Population Health faculty and staff are committed to educating the next generation of family physicians, epidemiologists, and public health professionals; exploring innovative research initiatives in the patient care and public health spheres; providing comprehensive treatment to our patients throughout their lifetime; and supporting our students, employees, patients, and community members in the School of Medicine’s goal “to improve the quality of health care for humanity.”

Melissa K. Bradner, MD, MSHA

Melissa K. Bradner, MD, MSHA

Melissa K. Bradner, MD, MSHA

Melissa K. Bradner, MD, MSHA

Department of Family Medicine & Population Health

Associate Professor
Director, M-3 Clerkship

Phone: (804) 828-9626

Email: melissa.bradner@vcuhealth.org

Address/Location:
West Hospital, 14th Floor, North Wing, Room 14-116
1200 E. Broad Street
Richmond, VA 23298

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E. Marshall Brooks, PhD

E. Marshall Brooks, PhD

E. Marshall Brooks, PhD

E. Marshall Brooks, PhD

Department of Family Medicine & Population Health

Assistant Professor
Team Member, Health and Wellness in Aging Populations Core: VCU Institute for Inclusion, Inquiry and Innovation (iCubed)

Phone: (804) 828-5665

Email: edward.brooks@vcuhealth.org

Address/Location:
One Capitol Square, 6th Floor, Room 620
830 E. Main Street
Richmond, VA 23219

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Steve Crossman, MD

Steve Crossman, MD

Steve Crossman, MD

Steve Crossman, MD

Department of Family Medicine & Population Health

Associate Professor,
Vice Chair for Family Medicine Education & Clinical Operations

Phone: (804) 828-9779

Email: steven.crossman@vcuhealth.org

Address/Location:
West Hospital, 14th Floor, North Wing, Room 14-109
1200 E. Broad Street
Richmond, VA 23298

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Rebecca S. Etz, PhD

Rebecca S. Etz, PhD

Rebecca S. Etz, PhD

Rebecca S. Etz, PhD

Department of Family Medicine & Population Health

Associate Professor
Co-Director, The Larry A. Green Center

Phone: (804) 827-4995

Email: rebecca.etz@vcuhealth.org

Address/Location:
One Capitol Square, 6th Floor, Room 629
830 E. Main Street
Richmond, VA 23219

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Jennifer L. Hinesley, PsyD, LCP

Jennifer L. Hinesley, PsyD, LCP

Jennifer L. Hinesley, PsyD, LCP

Jennifer L. Hinesley, PsyD, LCP

Department of Family Medicine & Population Health

Assistant Professor
Clinical Psychologist

Phone: (804) 827-4124

Email: jennifer.hinesley@vcuhealth.org

Address/Location:
One Capitol Square, 6th Floor, Room 624
830 E. Main Street
Richmond, VA 23219

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Alison Huffstetler, MD

Alison Huffstetler, MD

Alison Huffstetler, MD

Alison Huffstetler, MD

Department of Family Medicine &Population Health

Assistant Professor
Clinician Researcher

Email: alison.huffstetler@vcuhealth.org

Address/Location:
One Capitol Square, 6th Floor
830 E. Main Street
Richmond, VA 23219

Alexander H. Krist, MD, MPH

Alexander H. Krist, MD, MPH

Alexander H. Krist, MD, MPH

Alexander H. Krist, MD, MPH

Department of Family Medicine & Population Health

Professor |
Fairfax Family Medicine Residency |
Co-director, Ambulatory Care Outcomes Research Network (ACORN) |

Phone: (804) 827-6750

Email: alexander.krist@vcuhealth.org

Address/Location:
One Capitol Square, 6th Floor
830 East Main Street
Richmond, Virginia 23219

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Anton J. Kuzel, MD, MHPE

Anton J. Kuzel, MD, MHPE

Anton J. Kuzel, MD, MHPE

Anton J. Kuzel, MD, MHPE

Department of Family Medicine & Population Health

Harris-Mayo Chair and Professor

Phone: (804) 828-9626

Email: anton.kuzel@vcuhealth.org

Address/Location:
West Hospital, 14th Floor, North Wing, Room 14-113
1200 E. Broad Street
Richmond, VA 23298

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Carolyn Peel, MD

Carolyn Peel, MD

Carolyn Peel, MD

Carolyn Peel, MD

Department of Family Medicine & Population Health

Associate Professor
Medical Director, fmSTAT Program
Medical Director, VCU Nelson Family Medicine Clinic

Phone: (804) 827-4167

Email: carolyn.peel@vcuhealth.org

Address/Location:
West Hospital, 14th Floor, North Wing, Room 14-103
1200 E. Broad Street
Richmond, VA 23298

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Stephen F. Rothemich, MD, MS

Stephen F. Rothemich, MD, MS

Stephen F. Rothemich, MD, MS

Stephen F. Rothemich, MD, MS

Department of Family Medicine & Population Health

Associate Professor

Phone: (804) 828-5883

Email: stephen.rothemich@vcuhealth.org

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 Mark H. Ryan, MD

Mark H. Ryan, MD

 Mark H. Ryan, MD

Mark H. Ryan, MD

Department of Family Medicine & Population Health

Associate Professor
Medical Director, International/Inner City/Rural Preceptorship
Medical Director, Hayes E. Willis Health Center

Phone: (804) 628-3239

Email: mark.ryan@vcuhealth.org

Address/Location:
West Hospital, 14th Floor, North Wing, Room 14-110
1200 E. Broad Street
Richmond, VA 23298

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Steven Woolf, MD, MPH

Steven Woolf, MD, MPH

Steven Woolf, MD, MPH

Steven Woolf, MD, MPH

Department of Family Medicine & Population Health

C. Kenneth and Dianne Wright Distinguished Chair in Population Health and Health Equity
Director Emeritus and Senior Advisor, VCU Center on Society and Health

Phone: (804) 628-2462

Email: steven.woolf@vcuhealth.org

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Michelle Y. Whitehurst-Cook, MD

Michelle Y. Whitehurst-Cook, MD

Michelle Y. Whitehurst-Cook, MD

Michelle Y. Whitehurst-Cook, MD

Department of Family Medicine & Population Health

Associate Professor
Senior Associate Dean of Admissions, School of Medicine

Phone: (804) 828-9629

Email: michelle.whitehurst-cook@vcuhealth.org

Address/Location:
1201 East Marshall Street
1st Floor, Room 1-200
Richmond, VA 23298-0565

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Tilahun Adera, PhD, MPH, MA

Tilahun Adera, PhD, MPH, MA

Tilahun Adera, PhD, MPH, MA

Tilahun Adera, PhD, MPH, MA

Division of Epidemiology

Professor and Interim Division Chair

Phone: (804) 628-2519

Email: tilahun.adera@vcuhealth.org

Address/Location:
One Capitol Square, 8th Floor, Room 822
830 E. Main Street
Richmond, VA 23219

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 Lisa S. Anderson, MPH

Lisa S. Anderson, MPH

 Lisa S. Anderson, MPH

Lisa S. Anderson, MPH

Division of Epidemiology

Instructor
Director of Educational Programs

Phone: (804) 628-2512

Email: lisa.s.anderson@vcuhealth.org

Address/Location:
One Capitol Square, 8th Floor, Room 813
830 E. Main Street
Richmond, VA 23219

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Diane L. Bishop, MPH

Diane L. Bishop, MPH

Diane L. Bishop, MPH

Diane L. Bishop, MPH

Division of Epidemiology

Instructor

Phone: (804) 628-2508

Email: diane.bishop@vcuhealth.org

Address/Location:
One Capitol Square, 5th Floor, Room 5008
830 E. Main Street
Richmond, VA 23219

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Derek Chapman, PhD

Derek Chapman, PhD

Derek Chapman, PhD

Derek Chapman, PhD

Division of Epidemiology

Associate Professor
Interim Director for Research, VCU Center on Society and Health

Phone: (804) 628-4055

Email: derek.chapman@vcuhealth.org

Address/Location:
One Capitol Square, 5th Floor, Room 5014
830 E. Main Street
Richmond, VA 23219

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Juan Lu, PhD, MPH, MD

Juan Lu, PhD, MPH, MD

Juan Lu, PhD, MPH, MD

Juan Lu, PhD, MPH, MD

Division of Epidemiology

Associate Professor
Director of Epidemiology Graduate Programs

Phone: (804) 828-9786

Email: juan.lu@vcuhealth.org

Address/Location:
One Capitol Square, 8th Floor, Room 826
830 E. Main Street
Richmond, VA 23219

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Elizabeth C. Prom-Wormley, PhD, MPH

Elizabeth C. Prom-Wormley, PhD, MPH

Elizabeth C. Prom-Wormley, PhD, MPH

Elizabeth C. Prom-Wormley, PhD, MPH

Division of Epidemiology

Assistant Professor

Phone: (804) 828-8154

Email: elizabeth.prom-wormley@vcuhealth.org

Address/Location:
One Capitol Square, 8th Floor, Room 820
830 E. Main Street
Richmond, VA 23219

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Jie Shen, PhD

Jie Shen, PhD

Jie Shen, PhD

Jie Shen, PhD

Division of Epidemiology

Assistant Professor

Phone: (804) 628-2511

Email: jie.shen@vcuhealth.org

Address/Location:
One Capitol Square, 8th Floor, Room 824
Box 980101
830 E. Main Street
Richmond, VA 23219

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Hua Zhao, PhD

Hua Zhao, PhD

Hua Zhao, PhD

Hua Zhao, PhD

Division of Epidemiology

Professor

Phone: (804) 628-4058

Email: hua.zhao@vcuhealth.org

Address/Location:
One Capitol Square, 8th Floor, Room 825
830 E. Main Street
Richmond, VA 23219

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Emily Zimmerman, PhD

Emily Zimmerman, PhD

Emily Zimmerman, PhD

Emily Zimmerman, PhD

Division of Epidemiology

Associate Professor

Phone: (843) 715-2275

Email: emily.zimmerman@vcuhealth.org

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Sierra D. Croker, MSEd

Sierra D. Croker, MSEd

Epidemiology

Sierra D. Croker, MSEd

Sierra D. Croker, MSEd

Epidemiology

Epidemiology Graduate Programs

Graduate Programs Coordinator

Phone: (804) 828-9785

Email: sierra.croker@vcuhealth.org

Address/Location:
One Capitol Square: 8th Floor, Room 814
830 E. Main Street
Richmond, VA 23219

Sharon K. Flores, MS

Sharon K. Flores, MS

Family Medicine

Sharon K. Flores, MS

Sharon K. Flores, MS

Family Medicine

Family Medicine Medical Education

Global Health Program Coordinator
Faculty Services Coordinator

Phone: (804) 628-4380

Email: sharon.flores@vcuhealth.org

Address/Location:
West Hospital, 14th Floor, North Wing, Room 14-107
1200 E. Broad Street
Richmond, VA 23298

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Judy S. Gary, MEd

Judy S. Gary, MEd

Family Medicine

Judy S. Gary, MEd

Judy S. Gary, MEd

Family Medicine

Family Medicine Medical Education Programs

Judy Gary, MEd,
Assistant Director, Medical Education

Phone: (804) 828-5685

Email: judy.gary@vcuhealth.org

Address/Location:
West Hospital, 14th Floor, North Wing, Room 14-103
1200 E. Broad Street
Richmond, VA 23298

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Mary Lee Magee, MS

Mary Lee Magee, MS

Family Medicine

Mary Lee Magee, MS

Mary Lee Magee, MS

Family Medicine

Family Medicine Medical Education

Educational Director, i²crp Program

Phone: (804) 828-6927

Email: marylee.magee@vcuhealth.org

Address/Location:
West Hospital, 14th floor, North Wing, Room 14-110
1200 E. Broad Street
Richmond, VA 23219

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Erin Van Vleet

Erin Van Vleet

Family Medicine

Erin Van Vleet

Erin Van Vleet

Family Medicine

Family Medicine Medical Education

Coordinator, M3 Clerkship
Program Coordinator, I²CRP Program

Phone: (804) 827-3555

Email: erin.vanvleet@vcuhealth.org

Address/Location:
West Hospital, 14th Floor, North Wing, Room 14-116
1200 E. Broad Street
Richmond, VA 23219

Teresa Day

Teresa Day

Family Medicine

Teresa Day

Teresa Day

Family Medicine

Family Medicine Research

Database Analyst

Phone: (804) 827-0332

Email: teresa.day@vcuhealth.org

Address/Location:
One Capitol Square, 6th Floor, Room 627
830 E. Main Street
Richmond, VA 23219

Torey Edmonds

Torey Edmonds

Epidemiology

Torey Edmonds

Torey Edmonds

Epidemiology

Epidemiology Research

Community Engagement Coordinator

Phone: (804) 628-0491

Email: Torey.Edmonds@vcuhealth.org

Address/Location:
One Capitol Square, 8th Floor
830 E. Main Street
Richmond, VA 23219

Martha Gonzalez

Martha Gonzalez

Family Medicine

Martha Gonzalez

Martha Gonzalez

Family Medicine

Family Medicine Research

Qualitative Data Manager

Phone: (804) 628-2959

Email: martha.gonzalez@vcuhealth.org

Address/Location:
One Capitol Square: 6th Floor, Room 626
830 E. Main Street
Richmond, VA 23219

Paulette Lail Kashiri, MPH

Paulette Lail Kashiri, MPH

Family Medicine

Paulette Lail Kashiri, MPH

Paulette Lail Kashiri, MPH

Family Medicine

Family Medicine Research

ACORN Practice Advocate
Research Associate

Phone: (804) 827-6750

Email: paulette.lailkashiri@vcuhealth.org

Address/Location:
One Capitol Square, 6th Floor, Room 623
830 E. Main Street
Richmond, VA 23219

Jonathan O'Neal

Jonathan O'Neal

Family Medicine

Jonathan O'Neal

Jonathan O'Neal

Family Medicine

Family Medicine Research

Research Associate

Phone: (804) 628-8188

Email: jonathan.oneal@vcuhealth.org

Address/Location:
One Capitol Square, 6th Floor, Room 630
830 E. Main Street
Richmond, VA 23219

Sarah Reves, FNP-C

Sarah Reves, FNP-C

Family Medicine

Sarah Reves, FNP-C

Sarah Reves, FNP-C

Family Medicine

Family Medicine Research

Nurse Researcher

Phone: (804) 827-4122

Email: sarah.reves@vcuhealth.org

Address/Location:
One Capitol Square: 6th Floor, Room 636
830 E. Main Street
Richmond, VA 23219

Reid Stowe

Reid Stowe

Epidemiology

Reid Stowe

Reid Stowe

Epidemiology

Epidemiology Research

Intervention Coordinator

Email: reid.stowe@vcuhealth.org

Address/Location:
One Capitol Square: 8th Floor
830 E. Main Street
Richmond, VA 23219

Gabriela Villalobos

Gabriela Villalobos

Epidemiology

Gabriela Villalobos

Gabriela Villalobos

Epidemiology

Epidemiology Research

Study Coordinator

Phone: (804) 628-2553

Email: gabriela.villalobos@vcuhealth.org

Address/Location:
One Capitol Square: 8th Floor
830 E. Main Street
Richmond, VA 23219

Ben Webel

Ben Webel

Family Medicine

Ben Webel

Ben Webel

Family Medicine

Family Medicine Research

Research Associate

Phone: (804) 828-9625

Email: benjamin.webel@vcuhealth.org

Address/Location:
One Capitol Square: 6th Floor, Room 622
830 E. Main Street
Richmond, VA 23219

Vicki Humphreys, MSHA, MBA, CRA

Vicki Humphreys, MSHA, MBA, CRA

Administrator

Vicki Humphreys, MSHA, MBA, CRA

Vicki Humphreys, MSHA, MBA, CRA

Administrator

Family Medicine & Epidemiology

Administrator, Division of Epidemiology and Department Research Operations

Phone: (804) 628-2227

Email: maria.humphreys@vcuhealth.org

Address/Location:
One Capitol Square, 8th Floor, Room 817
830 E. Main Street
Richmond, VA 23219

Tom Treleaven, MBA

Tom Treleaven, MBA

Administrator

Tom Treleaven, MBA

Tom Treleaven, MBA

Administrator

Family Medicine

Administrator, Department Clinical and Educational Operations

Phone: (804) 827-4163

Email: thomas.treleaven@vcuhealth.org

Address/Location:
West Hospital, 14th Floor, North Wing, Room 14-109
1200 E. Broad Street
Richmond, VA 23219

Deidre Henley

Deidre Henley

Fiscal

Deidre Henley

Deidre Henley

Fiscal

Family Medicine & Epidemiology

Fiscal Technician

Phone: (804) 628-3424

Email: deidre.henley@vcuhealth.org

Address/Location:
One Capitol Square, 6th Floor, Room 637
830 E. Main Street
Richmond, VA 23219

Arnesha Avery

Arnesha Avery

General Administration

Arnesha Avery

Arnesha Avery

General Administration

Epidemiology

Administrative Assistant

Phone: (804) 628-2512

Email: arnesha.avery@vcuhealth.org

Address/Location:
One Capitol Square, 8th Floor, Room 805
830 E. Main Street
Richmond, VA 23219

Harris Middleton

Harris Middleton

General Administration

Harris Middleton

Harris Middleton

General Administration

Family Medicine

Administrative Assistant, Family Medicine Research

Phone: (804) 827-4160

Email: william.middleton@vcuhealth.org

Address/Location:
One Capitol Square, 6th Floor, Room 628
830 E. Main Street
Richmond, VA 23219

Dana Rajczewski, MLA

Dana Rajczewski, MLA

General Administration

Dana Rajczewski, MLA

Dana Rajczewski, MLA

General Administration

Family Medicine

Assistant to Dr. Anton Kuzel, Chair
Liaison, Family Medicine Residency Programs (GME)

Phone: (804) 628-0180

Email: dana.rajczewski@vcuhealth.org

Address/Location:
One Capitol Square, 6th Floor, Room 631
830 E. Main Street
Richmond, VA 23219

Jeanine Giles Larson

Jeanine Giles Larson

Grants

Jeanine Giles Larson

Jeanine Giles Larson

Grants

Family Medicine & Epidemiology

Grants Manager

Phone: (804) 628-3957

Email: Jeanine.GilesLarson@vcuhealth.org

Address/Location:
One Capitol Square, 8th Floor, Room 818
830 E. Main Street
Richmond, VA 23219

Carolyn Lee

Carolyn Lee

Human Resources

Carolyn Lee

Carolyn Lee

Human Resources

Family Medicine & Epidemiology

Senior Human Resource Specialist

Phone: (804) 828-9829

Email: carolyn.lee@vcuhealth.org

Address/Location:
One Capitol Square, 6th Floor, Room 632
830 E. Main Street
Richmond, VA 23219

Tamala Gondwe, PhD, MPH

Tamala Gondwe, PhD, MPH

Epidemiology

Tamala Gondwe, PhD, MPH

Tamala Gondwe, PhD, MPH

Epidemiology

Division of Epidemiology

Postdoctoral Fellow

Phone: (804) 628-0635

Email: tamala.gondwe@vcuhealth.org

Address/Location:
One Capitol Square, 8th Floor
830 E. Main Street
Richmond, VA 23219

Bukola Usidame, MPA, MPP, PhD

Bukola Usidame, MPA, MPP, PhD

Epidemiology

Bukola Usidame, MPA, MPP, PhD

Bukola Usidame, MPA, MPP, PhD

Epidemiology

Division of Epidemiololgy

School of Nursing
Postdoctoral Fellow

Phone: (804) 628-0635

Email: busidame@vcu.edu

Address/Location:
One Capitol Square, 8th Floor
830 E. Main Street
Richmond, VA 23219


Clinical Providers

Browse our Family Medicine and Population Health Clinical Providers

Family Medicine, Primary Care, and Sports Medicine physicians can be found at our following locations:

Nelson Family Medicine Clinic

Hayes E. Willis Health Center

VCU Health at Mayland Medical Center

VCU Health at Tanglewood

Detailed location information can be found here

Family Medicine Provider Listing

PhD Students

Meet our current PhD Students

Courtney Blondino, MPH

Courtney Blondino, MPH

Courtney Blondino, MPH

Courtney Blondino, MPH

Division of Epidemiology

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James Clifford

James Clifford

James Clifford

James Clifford

Division of Epidemiology

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DaShaunda D. H. Taylor

DaShaunda D. H. Taylor

DaShaunda D. H. Taylor

DaShaunda D. H. Taylor

Division of Epidemiology

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PhD Alumni

Meet our PhD Alumni

Natalie Bareis, PhD, MSSW

Natalie Bareis, PhD, MSSW

Natalie Bareis, PhD, MSSW

Natalie Bareis, PhD, MSSW

Division of Epidemiology

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Susan Cha, PhD, MPH

Susan Cha, PhD, MPH

Susan Cha, PhD, MPH

Susan Cha, PhD, MPH

Division of Epidemiology

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Timothy Ihongbe, PhD, MPH, MBBS

Timothy Ihongbe, PhD, MPH, MBBS

Timothy Ihongbe, PhD, MPH, MBBS

Timothy Ihongbe, PhD, MPH, MBBS

Division of Epidemiology

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Sylvia S. Rozario, MPH, MBBS

Sylvia S. Rozario, MPH, MBBS

Sylvia S. Rozario, MPH, MBBS

Sylvia S. Rozario, MPH, MBBS

Division of Epidemiology

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Trisha Sando, PhD, DPT, CWS

Trisha Sando, PhD, DPT, CWS

Trisha Sando, PhD, DPT, CWS

Trisha Sando, PhD, DPT, CWS

Division of Epidemiology

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Michael Sawdey, PhD, MPH, CPH

Michael Sawdey, PhD, MPH, CPH

Michael Sawdey, PhD, MPH, CPH

Michael Sawdey, PhD, MPH, CPH

Division of Epidemiology

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Qin Shen, PhD

Qin Shen, PhD

Qin Shen, PhD

Qin Shen, PhD

Division of Epidemiology

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Jordyn Wallenborn, PhD, MPH

Jordyn Wallenborn, PhD, MPH

Jordyn Wallenborn, PhD, MPH

Jordyn Wallenborn, PhD, MPH

Division of Epidemiology

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MPH Students

Meet our current MPH Students

Leslie Bobb

Leslie Bobb

Leslie Bobb

Leslie Bobb

Division of Epidemiology

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Nadira C. Johnson

Nadira C. Johnson

Nadira C. Johnson

Nadira C. Johnson

Division of Epidemiology

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Abigail Mariani

Abigail Mariani

Abigail Mariani

Abigail Mariani

Division of Epidemiology

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MPH Alumni

Meet our MPH Alumni

Allison DeLaney, MPH, PT, BCC

Allison DeLaney, MPH, PT, BCC

Allison DeLaney, MPH, PT, BCC

Allison DeLaney, MPH, PT, BCC

Division of Epidemiology

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Patrick F. Godette Jr., MPH

Patrick F. Godette Jr., MPH

Patrick F. Godette Jr., MPH

Patrick F. Godette Jr., MPH

Division of Epidemiology

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J. Daniel Markley, DO, MPH

J. Daniel Markley, DO, MPH

J. Daniel Markley, DO, MPH

J. Daniel Markley, DO, MPH

Division of Epidemiology

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Hannah Ming, B.S., CHES

Hannah Ming, B.S., CHES

Hannah Ming, B.S., CHES

Hannah Ming, B.S., CHES

Division of Epidemiology

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Alison Molitor, MPH

Alison Molitor, MPH

Alison Molitor, MPH

Alison Molitor, MPH

Division of Epidemiology

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Anthony Ngo, MD, MPH

Anthony Ngo, MD, MPH

Anthony Ngo, MD, MPH

Anthony Ngo, MD, MPH

Division of Epidemiology

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Litta Paulson, MPH

Litta Paulson, MPH

Litta Paulson, MPH

Litta Paulson, MPH

Division of Epidemiology

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Danielle Shelton, MPH

Danielle Shelton, MPH

Danielle Shelton, MPH

Danielle Shelton, MPH

Division of Epidemiology

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Amelia Thomas, BA, MPH

Amelia Thomas, BA, MPH

Amelia Thomas, BA, MPH

Amelia Thomas, BA, MPH

Division of Epidemiology

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Tierah West

Tierah West

Tierah West

Tierah West

Division of Epidemiology

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