Nancy Krebs, MD, has been named Vice Chair for Academic Affairs.
She will lead the Department of Pediatrics in all matters related to academic career advancement within the School of Medicine. This includes promotion, tenure, career counseling, recruitment, and reviews (mid-point and post-tenure).
The School of Medicine is entering a new and challenging phase of academic career development with the introduction of the "Clinical Series" for promtion. The SOM anticipates the work of Academic Affairs will increase substantially in the coming years. Towards that end, assisting Nancy will be Mark Abzug, MD, who has been named Associate Vice Chair for Academic Affairs.