The RTT Collaborative: Leadership

 

Hana Hinkle, PhD, MPH

Executive Director
Interim Department Head and Director
National Center for Rural Health Professions
University of Illinois College of Medicine Rockford
1601 Parkview Ave.
Rockford, IL 61107

Email: RTTC1@rttcollaborative.net


Darin Bell, MD

Associate Director
Associate Director for Rural Education, Family Medicine Residency of Western Montana
401 West Railroad
Missoula, MT 59802
406.258.4124

Email: RTTC2@rttcollaborative.net


Dawn Mollica                     

Administrative Director
Rural and Underserved Programs
OUHCOM
Heritage Hall 283E
191 W. Union Street
1 Ohio University
Athens, Ohio 45701
740.593.2253

Email: mollicd1@ohio.edu


Randall Longenecker, MD

Randall Longenecker headshot

Senior Advisor and Consultant
Assistant Dean Emeritus, Rural and Underserved Programs
Ohio University Heritage College of Osteopathic Medicine
Heritage Hall 283C
191 W. Union Street
1 Ohio University
Athens, Ohio 45701
937.539.7135

Email: longenec@ohio.edu


David Schmitz, MD

Senior Research Advisor
Chair, Department of Family and Community Medicine
University of North Dakota School of Medicine and Health Sciences
1301 North Columbia Road
Stop 9037
Grand Forks, North Dakota 58201
701.777.3264

Email: david.f.schmitz@med.und.edu


The RTT Collaborative: Board

Established November 20, 2012; Board membership renewed through December 31, 2021

Members of the Board (Greater than 50% required to be directors of a rural program in health professions education and/or training or a site director)

  • Robert Gobbo MD, Program Director, Providence Hood River Family Medicine Rural Training Program and one Community Health, Hood River, OR (President)
  • Dave Kermode DO, General Surgeon and co-director of a surgical skills enhanced family medicine fellowship in Des Moines, IA (Vice President)
  • Keri Bergeson MD, Program Director, Chelan Family Medicine Residency (IRTT), Chelan, WA (Secretary-Treasurer)
  • Andrew Bazemore MD, Director, American Board of Family Medicine, Washington, DC
  • Lisa Dodson MD, Regional Campus Dean, Medical College of WI, Central WI Campus, Wausau, WI
  • Robert Epstein MD, Program Director, Swedish Port Angeles RTT (IRTT), Port Angeles, WA
  • Jay Erickson MD, Director of TRUST for UW & Regional Campus Dean for MT, Whitefish, MT
  • Stuart Hannah MD, Program Director, Rural Program (IRTT), Baraboo, WI
  • Joyce Hollander-Rodriguez MD, Program Director, Cascades East Family Medicine Residency Program (Rurally located program), Klamath Falls, OR
  • Tiffani Maycock DO, Program Director, Selma Family Medicine Residency (Rurally located program, Selma, AL
  • Darrick Nelson MD, Program Director, Hidalgo Medical Services Family Medicine Residency Program (IRTT), Silver City, NM
  • Mike Shimmens, Executive Director, 3RNet (Rural Recruitment and Retention Network), Jefferson City, MO
  • Kara Traxler, Rural GME Development Specialist, Rural Wisconsin Health Cooperative, Sauk City, WI
  • Michael Woods MD, Previous Program Director, Ramona, OK

Araminta Ray, MS3, ETSU Quillen College of Medicine, Johnson City, TN (Student Representative)
Victoria Vorwald, MS2, University of Colorado Anschutz Campus School of Medicine, Aurora, CO (Student Representative)
David Nitschmann, PGY2, North Colorado Family Medicine Residency, Sterling, CO (Resident Representative)