Ex-officio, non-voting members will include the associate director of the library, the director of information technology or designee, the director of assessment and evaluation, the assistant deans for medical education, the associate dean for student affairs and the dean or dean’s designee, and two student representatives from each of the four classes. 


Irene Alexandraki. M.D., M.P.H., FACP
Irene Alexandraki. M.D., M.P.H., FACP

Associate Dean for Medical Education
Professor of Internal Medicine


College Mentors

Brad Fuhrman
Bradley P. Fuhrman, M.D.

College Master

Martine Coue, Ph.D.
Houriya Ayoubieh, M.D. 

Assistant Professor
College Mentor
Clinical Geneticist


Basic Science Faculty

Niti Manglik, M.D.
Niti Manglik, M.D.

Assistant Professor


Jessica Chacon
Jessica A. Chacon, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor
Immunology and Microbiology


Clinical Science Faculty

Osvaldo Padilla
Osvaldo Padilla, M.D. 

Clinical Associate Professor
Department of Pathology

Colby Genrich
Colby Genrich, M.D.

Assistant Professor, Family Medicine
Family Medicine Clerkship Director
Sports Medicine Fellowship Director

Fatima Gutierrez
Fatima Gutierrez, M.D., F.A.A.P.

Assistant Professor of Pediatrics
Program Director-Pediatric Residency
Board Certified, General Pediatrics and Hospital Medicine
Division of Hospital Medicine
Pediatric Hospitalist, El Paso Children's Hospital

Patricia Ortiz, M.D
Patricia Ortiz, M.D

Clerkship Director
Assistant Professor, Psychiatry

Dr. Patricia Ortiz is the clerkship director and an assistant professor in the TTUHSC El Paso Department of Psychiatry. She is also the academic medical director for Emergence Health Network and supervises residents in the outpatient psychiatric clinic at TTUHSC El Paso.

Ex-Officio Members

Tanis Hogg
Tanis Hogg, Ph.D.

Assistant Dean
Office of Medical Education
Chair Department of Medical Education
Associate Professor Biochemistry

Maureen Francis
Maureen Francis, M.D.

Assistant Dean for Medical Education
Office of Medical Education
College Master and Professor
Department of Medical Education
Clinical Professor
Department of Medicine


Lisa Beinhoff
Lisa Beinhoff, Ph.D.

Managing Director
Delia Montes-Gallo Library of the Health Sciences

Linda S. Ellis
Linda S. Ellis, MD, MJ, MA, FABP

Associate Dean for PLFSOM Students Affairs


Blake Busey
Blake Busey, D.O.

Assistant Professor


Julio Batiz
Julio Batiz

Lead Analyst, Technology service ELP