UA College of Medicine – Phoenix Appoints Associate Deans of Student Affairs, Admissions and Recruitment

Susan Kaib, MD, and Glen Fogerty, PhD, have been appointed to leadership positions at the University of Arizona College of Medicine – Phoenix. Dr. Kaib has been named associate dean of student affairs, while Dr. Fogerty has been appointed associate dean of admissions and recruitment.

As associate dean of student affairs, Dr. Kaib oversees student service aspects of the medical school. “Her commitment to our college, students and the Arizona community made her a fantastic choice for this role,” said Guy Reed, MD, MS, dean of the UA College of Medicine – Phoenix. Dr. Kaib has been with the college eight years, initially as assistant director of the Doctoring Program. She has served in various roles, including associate professor in the Department of Family, Community and Preventive Medicine, a career and professional adviser in the Department of Student Affairs and, in 2016, interim associate dean of student affairs. Dr. Kaib has been recognized by her peers for her dedication and passion for health care, including the Phoenix Gold Humanism Honor Society Faculty Award in 2015 and the Master Educator Award from the Class of 2013.

Dr. Kaib received her Bachelor’s of Science in chemistry from Arizona State University. She earned her medical degree at the UA College of Medicine – Tucson and completed her residency in family practice at Phoenix Baptist Hospital.

Dr. Fogerty has been appointed associate dean of admissions and recruitment at the UA College of Medicine – Phoenix, where he is responsible for all aspects of professional MD admissions. He helps support the medical school’s education outreach functions, working closely with the Office of Diversity and Inclusion. Dr. Fogerty oversees implementation of high school and college outreach activities, community and school partnerships, as well as the development of a robust pipeline program for diverse and talented students.

“Dr. Fogerty’s commitment to medical education and our students is inspiring,” said Dr. Reed. “He has achieved so much already in his time here, including leading the college to a record number of applications in 2017. I’m excited to see him implement new ways to enhance our educational outreach.”

In 2016, Dr. Fogerty was named interim assistant dean of the Office of Admissions and Recruitment and assistant professor in bioethics and medical humanism. He also serves as the co-block director for the medical school’s first course – Introduction to Medicine.

Prior to joining the UA, he held administrative appointments at Northwestern University, Arizona State University and Summit Law School. He has served as dean of graduate programs, dean of admissions and has been a member of the senior leadership advisory group at each institution. Dr. Fogerty received his Bachelor’s of Science in hospitality administration from Georgia State University and earned a doctorate in educational leadership and policy studies with a concentration in higher education administration at Arizona State University.