Paul Bergl, MD

Course Board: Aquifer Internal Medicine

Role: Assessment Author


Institution: Medical College of Wisconsin

Institutional Role: Assistant Professor

Jonathan Applebaum, MD

Course Board: Aquifer Internal Medicine

Role: Assessment Author


Institution: Florida State University College of Medicine

Institutional Role: Chair

Ashwini Niranjan-Azadi, MD

Course Board: Aquifer Internal Medicine

Role: Assessment Author


Institution: Johns Hopkins

Institutional Role: Assistant Professor

Melissa Osborn Jenkins, MD

Course Board: Aquifer Internal Medicine

Role: Assessment Author


Institution: MetroHealth Medical Center/Case Western Reserve University

Institutional Role: Associate Professor

Jennifer Readlynn, MD

Course Board: Aquifer Internal Medicine

Role: Assessment Author


Institution: University of Rochester School of Medicine & Dentistry

Institutional Role: Assistant Professor

Emily Haury, MD

Course Board: Aquifer Internal Medicine

Role: Assessment Author


Institution: University of Missouri Kansas City

Institutional Role: Assistant Professor

Chavon Onumah, MD, MPH, FACP

Course Board: Aquifer Internal Medicine

Role: Assessment Author


Institution: George Washington SMHS

Institutional Role: Assistant Professor

Roderick Go, DO

Course Board: Aquifer Internal Medicine

Role: Assessment Author


Institution: Stony Brook University School of Medicine

Institutional Role: Associate Professor

Maureen Novak, MD

Course Board: Aquifer Pediatrics

Role: Assessment Author, Case Editor


Institution: University of Florida College of Medicine

Institutional Role: Professor, Associate Dean for Medical Education

Bio: Pediatrician involved in medical education

Patricia McBurney, MD

Course Board: Aquifer Pediatrics

Role: Assessment Author, Case Editor (Aquifer Radiology)


Institution: Medical University of South Carolina

Institutional Role: Associate Professor, Clerkship Co-Director, Pediatric Hospitalist

Bio: Dr. McBurney is a Professor of Pediatrics at the Medical University of South Carolina. She works as a pediatric hospitalist and as the pediatric clerkship co-director. One of the roles that she is proudest of is as Faculty Advisor to the Students in the Paul B. Underwood, Jr, Chapter of the Gold Humanism Honor Society. She is also a member of COMSEP. She has been involved with Aquifer (formerly CLIPP) since 2004 when she introduced the MUSC students to the pediatric simulated on-line cases.

Beth Emirck, MD

Course Board: Aquifer Pediatrics

Role: Assessment Author


Institution: West Virginia University School of Medicine

Institutional Role: Pediatric Clerkship Director; Assistant Professor

Bio: Beth Bloom Emrick is a Developmental-Behavioral Pediatrician and Pediatric Clerkship Director at West Virginia University School of Medicine’s Charleston Division. Dr. Emrick is a member of the Council on Medical Student Education in Pediatrics, Society for Developmental and Behavioral Pediatrics, American Academy of Pediatrics, and American Association of Medical Colleges. She has presented in national workshops on teaching professionalism and educational scholarship at COMSEP and SDBP.

Chistopher Bergsman, MD

Course Board: Aquifer Pediatrics

Role: Assessment Author


Institution: Oakland University William Beaumont School of Medicine

Institutional Role: Program Director, Pediatric Clerkship Director, Pediatric Hospitalist; Associate Professor

Bio: Graduate Wayne State University School of Medicine Completed pediatric residency at William Beaumont Hospital Completed pediatric chief residency at William Beaumont Hospital Faculty at William Beaumont Hospital since 2001 Pediatric Hospitalist Founding and current Pediatric Clerkship Director OUWB

Vanessa Curtis, MD

Course Board: Aquifer Pediatrics

Role: Assessment Author


Institution: University of Iowa

Institutional Role: Associate Professor

Fatuma Braqadle, MD

Course Board: Aquifer Pediatrics

Role: Assessment Author


Institution: Children’s Hospital of Los Angeles

Institutional Role: Fellow

Jennifer Plant, MD, MEd

Course Board: Aquifer Pediatrics, Aquifer Sciences

Role: Assessment Author (Pediatrics), Case Author (Pediatrics), Pilot School Clinical Lead (Sciences)

Cases Authored: Pediatrics 17: 4-year-old female refusing to walk


Institution: University of California Davis

Institutional Role: HS Associate Clinical Professor of Pediatrics; PICU Division Chief, Pediatric Post-Clerkship Director, PICU Fellowship Director

Bio:  Currently am HS Associate Clinical Professor of Pediatrics PICU Division Chief, Pediatric Post-Clerkship Director, and PICU Fellowship Director at UC Davis.

Dana Mazuru, MD

Course Board: Aquifer Radiology

Role: Assessment Author


Institution: University of Missouri

Scott Grumley, MD

Course Board: Aquifer Radiology

Role: Assessment Author


Institution: University of Alabama Medical Center

Abdul Rahman Tarabishy, MD

Course Board: Aquifer Radiology

Role: Assessment Author


Institution: West Virginia University

Institutional Role: Program Director

Vikas Agarwal, MD

Course Board: Aquifer Radiology

Role: Assessment Author


Institution: University of Pittsburgh Medical Center

Institutional Role: Associate Professor

Siddhartha Gaddamanugu, MD

Course Board: Aquifer Radiology

Role: Assessment Author


Institution: University of Alabama Medical Center

Institutional Role: Assistant Professor

Grace S. Mitchell, MD, MBA

Course Board: Aquifer Radiology

Role: Assessment Author


Institution: Children’s Mercy Hospital Kansas City

Institutional Role: Assistant Professor

Harland Holman, MD

Course Board: Aquifer Family Medicine

Role: Assessment Author


Institution: Michigan State University College of Human Medicine

Institutional Role: Assistant Professor

Dolapo Babalola, MD, FAAFP

Course Board: Aquifer Family Medicine

Role: Assessment Author


Institution: Morehouse School of Medicine

Institutional Role: Associate Professor

Kristi VanDerKolk, MD

Course Board: Aquifer Family Medicine

Role: Assessment Author


Institution: Western Michigan University Homer Stryker MD School of Medicine

Institutional Role: Assistant Professor

Laurie Belknap, DO

Course Board: Aquifer Family Medicine

Role: Assessment Author


Institution: Summit Pacific Medical Center

Institutional Role: Program Director

Anthony Dambro, MD

Course Board: Aquifer Family Medicine

Role: Assessment Author


Institution: Penn State College of Medicine Hershey

Institutional Role: Assistant Professor

Magdelena Pasarica, MD, PhD

Course Board: Aquifer Family Medicine

Role: Assessment Author


Institution: University of Central Florida College of Medicine

Institutional Role: Associate Professor

Jorge C. Mora, MD

Course Board: Aquifer Family Medicine

Role: Assessment Author


Institution: Florida International University, Herbert Wertheim College of Medicine

Institutional Role: Associate Professor