South Campus Leadership

Janet M. Townsend, MD
Senior Associate Dean for Regional Campuses, Community and Educational Affairs and Interim Associate Dean for Central Regional Campus
E-mail: jtownsend@tcmc.edu

Michael Ferraro, MD
Associate Dean for South Regional Campus
Assistant Professor of OB/GYN
Wilkes-Barre General Hospital, Saidman Hall
575 N. River Street
Wilkes-Barre, PA 18711
E-mail: mferraro@tcmc.edu

Devon M. Bremer, MS
Senior Education Specialist
Office: (570) 825-7247
Fax: (570) 504-2813
E-mail: dbremer@tcmc.edu

Jackie Castanzo
Manager, South Regional Campus
Office: (570) 825-7245
Fax: (570) 825-7266
E-mail: jcastanzo@tcmc.edu

Serving as continuity mentors, clinical educators, and clinical preceptors, South Campus volunteer clinical faculty members work with medical students to facilitate primary care and inpatient and outpatient clinical experiences in years one and two.

In addition, the following core team of educators manages clinical rotations throughout years three and four, when students are living full-time in each regional campus:

Mary Elizabeth Sokach, DO
Regional Assistant Dean, South Campus
Assistant Professor of Family Medicine

Joseph Narins, MD
Regional Education Coordinator of OB/GYN, South Campus
Assistant Professor of OB/GYN

Steve Kafrissen, MD
Regional Education Coordinator of Psychiatry, South Campus
Associate Professor of Psychiatry

Mark Schiowitz, MD
Regional Education Coordinator of Surgery, South Campus
Associate Professor of Surgery

Azra Sehic, MD
Regional Education Coordinator of Pediatrics, South Campus
Assistant Professor of Pediatrics

James Galasso, DO
Regional Education Coordinator of Family Medicine, South Campus
Associate Professor of Family Medicine

John Citti, MD
Regional Education Coordinator of Medicine, South Campus
Assistant Professor of Medicine