Leadership and Administration

The School of Medicine is led by Mary E. Klotman, M.D., Dean and Vice Chancellor for Health Affairs. Dean Klotman works with a leadership team comprising twelve vice deans, a strategic planning officer, chief diversity and a communications officer, as well as department chairs and center and institute directors. Associate and assistant deans also assist the dean with the oversight and management of the School’s 2,500 clinical and basic science faculty, more than 1,600 MD, health professions and PhD students, and approximately 7,000 staff employees.


Senior Leadership

Geeta Swamy, MD

Geeta Swamy, MD

Associate Vice President for Research, Duke University; Vice Dean for Scientific Integrity, School of Medicine
Jill Boy

Jill Boy

Associate Dean and Chief Communications Officer
Stacy Palmer, Associate Dean for Strategic Planning & Chief of Staff

Stacy Palmer

Associate Dean for Strategic Planning and Chief of Staff

Associate Deans