March 2016



Vijay Vasudevan, Ph.D. Assistant Scientist, Department of Heallth Outcomes and Policy. Dr. Vasudevan obtained his degree from the University of Illinois at Chicago.  His specialty is in Psychometric validation of questionnaires using IRT and CTT; Health promotion for people with disabilities; Evaluation of state institution closures for people with intellectual and developmental disabilities; Quantitative analysis of large, national datasets.



James Wymer, M.D., Ph.D. Clinical Professor, Department of Neurology. dr. Wymer obtained his degree from the University of Maryland School of Medicine. He specialized in Neuromuscular Neurology.



Leigha Turcott, M.A. Assistant In, Department of Pathology. Ms. Turcott obtained her degree from West Virginia University.






Linda Armstrong, D.O. Clinical Assistant Professor, Department of Radiology. Dr. Armstrong obtained her degree from Nova Southeastern University College of Osteopathic Medicine. She specializes in Mammography/Body Imaging, Radiology.




Manuel Amaris, M.D. Clinical Associate Professor, Department of Medicine, Division of Gastroenterology. Dr. Amaris Obtained his degree from the Universidad del Rosario School of Medicine in Bogata, Columbia.

Sukhbir Nijher, M.D. Clinical Assistant Professor, Department of Pediatrics. Dr. Nijher’s medical degree was obtained from Medical College, Davangere, Karnataka, India and specializes in Pediatric Hospital Medicine.