Dr. Gwen McIntosh Named Assistant Dean for Students

Gwen McIntosh, MD, recently accepted the position of assistant dean for students. She will serve as the primary contact in the Student Services Office for student issues. Pat McBride, MD, MPH, remains the associate dean for students and also is assuming the role of the director of alumni relations. In this role, he will work closely with the Wisconsin Medical Alumni Association to raise funds for the school and scholarships. He also will work with Multicultural Affairs and Admissions and the SMPH’s regional campuses to provide increased services to students at those campuses.

McIntosh is an associate professor in the Department of Pediatrics. She has been involved in medical student education at the SMPH for more than 13 years. She served for almost 10 years as the director of the Pediatric Clerkship Program. More recently, she has been the director of clinical curriculum with oversight of the third- and fourth-year medical student clerkships and courses. In her new role, McIntosh will work closely with the members of the Student Services team to meet the needs of students across all four years of their medical school training.