School of Medicine Administration

 Dean Nancy AndrewsNancy C. Andrews, M.D., Ph.D.
Dean and Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs

Dean Andrews is an internationally renowned physician-scientist. She is the first woman to be appointed dean of Duke's School of Medicine and is the only woman to lead one of the nation's top 10 medical schools.

Learn more about Dean Andrews.

Visit the Andrews Laboratory to learn about her research into disorders of mammalian iron homeostasis, including iron deficiency, anemia of chronic disease and genetic hemochromatosis.

Dean Andrews delivers the  2015 State of the School Address


 Vice Deans and Senior Staff 
 Scott Gibson
Executive Vice Dean, Administration
Edward Buckley, M.D.
Vice Dean, Education  
 Ann Brown, M.D.
Vice Dean, Faculty
Billy Newton
Vice Dean, Finance & Resource Planning  
 Raphael Valdivia, Ph.D.
Vice Dean, Basic Science
Mark Stacy, M.D.
Vice Dean, Clinical Research  
 Theodore N. Pappas, M.D.
Vice Dean, Medical Affairs
Iain Sanderson, BM, BCh.
Vice Dean, Research Informatics  
 Jill Boy
Associate Dean, Communications
Judy Seidenstein
Chief Diversity Officer       

Administrative support staff in the Dean's Office 

Senior Administrative Staff

Additional Contacts:

Duke University Ethics & Compliance Office e ensures that the School of Medicine and the School of Nursing conduct activities, whether related to education, research or clinical, in a manner that is both consistent with regulatory, statutory and common law, and reflective of the highest ethical standards.

The Office of Student Ombudsman supports and advocates for medical students.

Faculty are served by the Faculty Ombudsman of the Academic Council. 

The Duke University School of Medicine is part of Duke University and Duke Medicine