Appointments & Promotions

The Office of Faculty Affairs manages the appointment and promotion process for all Tufts School of Medicine faculty. If you have questions regarding any of the policies or procedures, please contact the Office of Faculty Affairs at med-ofa@tufts.edu or 617-636-6631.

Faculty Appointments Promotions

  • Promotions

    Dineli Ahearn, MD

    Clinical Associate Professor of Medicine at Tufts Medical Center

     

    Geneve Allison, MD

    Associate Professor of Medicine at Tufts Medical Center

     

    Konstantin Balonov, MD

    Clinical Associate Professor of Anesthesiology and Perioperative Medicine at Tufts Medical Center

     

    Thomas L. Beatty Jr., MD

    Clinical Assistant Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology at Newton-Wellesley Hospital

     

    Paul Richard Beninger, MD, MBA

    Associate Professor of Public Health and Community Medicine at Tufts School of Medicine

     

    Robert M. Blanton Jr., MD, MA

    Associate Professor of Medicine at Tufts Medical Center

     

    G. Muqtada Chaudhry, MD

    Professor of Medicine at Lahey Hospital & Medical Center

     

    Frederick Carpinter Cobey, MD, MPH

    Associate Professor of Anesthesiology and Perioperative Medicine at Tufts Medical Center

     

    Casey Zuckerman Macvane, MD, MPH

    Associate Professor of Emergency Medicine at Maine Medical Center

     

    New Appointments

    Ayshe Ana Beesen, MD

    Assistant Professor of Neurology at St. Elizabeth’s Medical Center

     

    Erin Lechner Belfort, MD

    Assistant Professor of Psychiatry at Maine Medical Center

     

    Mark E.M. Bracken, MD

    Clinical Assistant Professor of Emergency Medicine at Lahey Hospital & Medical Center

     

    Sarah Fall Denniston, MD

    Assistant Professor of Pediatrics at New England Baptist Hospital

     

    Christopher Peter Hjorth, MD

    Clinical Instructor of Medicine at Maine Medical Center

     

    Anna Hohler, MD

    Professor of Neurology at St. Elizabeth’s Medical Center

     

    Alexandra Maria Elizabeth Idenburg, MD, MRGCP

    Clinical Instructor of Family Medicine at Maine Medical Center

     

    Rebecca Kalman, MD

    Clinical Assistant Professor of Anesthesiology and Perioperative Medicine at Maine Medical Center

     

    Ghaleb M. Karouni, MD

    Clinical Assistant Professor of Medicine at Portsmouth Regional Hospital

     

    Michael C. Kumin, MD

    Clinical Instructor of Family Medicine at Maine Medical Center

     

    Maya Si-Huey Ling, MD

    Clinical Assistant Professor of Ophthalmology at Lahey Hospital & Medical Center

     

    Jessica A. Mandeville, MD

    Assistant Professor of Urology at Lahey Hospital & Medical Center

     

    Paolo Mascari, MD, PharmD

    Assistant Professor of Medicine at Lahey Hospital & Medical Center

     

    Brian Mcelhinney, DO, PhD

    Clinical Assistant Professor of Radiology at Maine Medical Center

     

    Mohak Vilas Mhatre, MD

    Assistant Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology at Tufts Medical Center

     

    David Munson, MD

    Adjunct Instructor of Medicine at Boston Healthcare for the Homeless

     

    Peter Saikali, MD

    Clinical Assistant Professor of Medicine at Portsmouth Regional Hospital

     

    Sarwat Salim, MD

    Professor of Ophthalmology at Tufts Medical Center

     

    Caleb J Swanberg, MD

    Clinical Instructor of Family Medicine at Maine Medical Center

     

    Assad Taha, MD, PhD

    Visiting Professor of Surgery at Lahey Hospital & Medical Center

     

    Mary Catherine Wallingford, PhD

    Assistant Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology at Tufts Medical Center

     

    Heidi Walls, MD

    Clinical Instructor of Family Medicine at Maine Medical Center

     

    Sara A Walters, MD

    Clinical Assistant Professor of Family Medicine at Ball Square

     

    Christopher Erwin Withers, MD

    Clinical Assistant Professor of Medicine at Maine Medical Center

  • Tufts University School of Medicine is eager to recognize the important contributions of the residents and fellows of our affiliated training programs to medical student teaching, research, and the academic life of the school. The Office of Faculty Affairs works in conjunction with institutional graduate medical education (GME) offices to issue annual academic appointments for residents and fellows based at Tufts-affiliated GME programs.

    Academic appointments for House Staff are co-terminus with the residency or fellowship appointment at a Tufts-affiliated hospital or GME Program. The academic titles awarded to residents and fellows are as follows:

    • Clinical Associate: Residents or Fellows in clinical training at Tufts School of Medicine-affiliated hospitals are eligible for an academic appointment as Clinical Associate of (discipline).
    • Research Associate: Residents or Fellows in research training at Tufts School of Medicine-affiliated hospitals are eligible for an academic appointment as Research Associate of (discipline).
    • Clinical Instructor: Chief Residents at Tufts School of Medicine-affiliated hospitals, and Fellows who were prior Chief Residents are eligible for an academic appointment as Clinical Instructor of (discipline).