Stephen Scott, MD, MPH

Consortium President, Member-At-Large

Dr. Stephen Scott joined Aquifer as Consortium President in June of 2022. In this role, Dr. Scott serves as a key member of the Executive Team and is responsible for all aspects of the Aquifer Consortium’s membership and engagement strategy in support of Aquifer’s mission, vision, and values.

Dr. Scott first became involved with Aquifer in 2007 and has been an active member of the Aquifer Family Medicine Course Board. Most recently, Dr. Scott served Aquifer as an Academic Director for Engagement. Dr. Scott is the Senior Associate Dean of Educational Affairs and Accreditation at the TCU School of Medicine in Fort Worth, Texas. Previously, he served as the Associate Dean for Student Affairs at Weill Cornell Medicine – Qatar.

Dr. Scott is the recipient of multiple grants and awards for educational leadership and innovation. He and his wife Melissa have two daughters. Steve enjoys playing the piano, the arts, reading, and exploring the world with family and friends.


Cases Authored: Family Medicine 14: 35-year-old woman with missed period

Valerie Lang, MD, MHPE

Current Roles: Academic Director of Clinical Decision Making Assessment, Case Author, Assessment Author

Former Role: Editor-in-Chief (Aquifer Internal Medicine), Academic Director for Assessment, Case Editor, Sciences Contributor

Cases Authored: High Value Care 01: 45-year-old man – The importance of clinical reasoning, Internal Medicine 12: 55-year-old man with lower abdominal pain, Internal Medicine 25: 75-year-old woman with altered mental status

Aquifer Courses Authored: Aquifer Excellence courses on writing clinical decision cases and MCQs.

Other Aquifer Contributions: development of Aquifer Diagnostic Excellence cases


Institution: University of Rochester School of Medicine & Dentistry

Institutional Title: Associate Professor

Institutional Role: Director, Meliora in Medicine; Director of Faculty Development, Hospital Medicine Division; Senior Assoc. Division Chief, Hospital Medicine

Glen Medellin, MD

Course Board: Aquifer Pediatrics

Current Role: Academic Director for Assessment

Former Roles: Case Editor, Associate Editor, Teaching and Learning Lead, Assessment Lead


Institution: Lozano School of Medicine, San Antonio- The University of Texas Health Science Center

Institutional Title: Professor of Pediatrics

Institutional Role: Teaching Faculty

David Anthony, MD, M.Sc.

Role: Academic Director of Curriculum, Senior Director, Case Author (former)

Cases Authored: Family Medicine 26: 55-year-old man with fatigue, Family Medicine 29: 72-year-old man with dementia


Institution: The Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University

Institutional Title: Associate Professor of Family Medicine

Institutional Role: Vice-Chair of Research and Education