Meet Ohio State's team of internal medicine experts

The leaders of the Department of Internal Medicine are committed to excellence. The department strives to provide compassionate, comprehensive and state-of-the-art personalized health care to its patients. The team is comprised of a wide range of the best general internal and specialized physicians.

Our Leaders

Our leaders

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Rama Mallampalli, MD

Chair, Department of Internal Medicine, The Ohio State University College of Medicine

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David Wininger, MD

Director, Internal Medicine Residency Program

Associate Professor - Clinical, Division of Infectious Diseases

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Matt Exline, MD

Vice Chair, Finance

Associate Professor - Clinical; Division of Pulmonary, Critical Care and Sleep

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Wael Jarjour, MD

Vice Chair, Ambulatory Medicine

Director, Division of Rheumatology and Immunology
Professor, Rheumatology and Immunology
Martha Morehouse Chair in Arthritis and Immunology Research

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Philip Binkley, MD, MPH

Executive Vice Chair for Academic Affairs

Professor, Division of Cardiovascular Medicine
James Overstreet Chair in Cardiology

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Susheela-Tridandapani

Susheela Tridandapani, PhD

Vice Chair for Fundamental Science

Professor, Division of Hematology

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Jennifer McCallister, MD

Vice Chair, Education

Associate Professor - Clinical, Division of Pulmonary, Critical Care and Sleep

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Brad H. Rovin, MD

Vice Chair, Research

Professor, Nephrology

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Eric Schumacher, DO

Vice Chair, Inpatient Medicine

Assistant Professor, Hospital Medicine

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BethBesecker

Beth Besecker. MD

Vice Chair for Quality

Assistant Professor, Division of Pulmonary, Critical Care and Sleep

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Jonathan Parsons, MD

Interim Director, Division of Pulmonary, Critical Care and Sleep Medicine

Interim Executive Vice Chair for Clinical Operations

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Division Directors

Our leaders

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Electra Paskett, PhD

Director, Division of Cancer Prevention and Control

Professor, Cancer Prevention and Control

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Scott Maffett, MD

Interim Director, Division of Cardiovascular Medicine

Program Director, Cardiovascular Fellowship Training Program
Associate Professor of Cardiovascular Medicine

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Mark Bechtel, MD

Director, Division of Dermatology

Professor, General Dermatology


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Matthew Ringel, MD

Director, Division of Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism

Professor, Divisions of Endocrinology and Oncology

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Darwin L. Conwell, MD, MS

Director, Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition

Co-Director, OSUWMC Digestive Disease Center

Professor of Medicine

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Deborah Gordish, MD

Interim, Director, Division of General Internal Medicine

Director, Lewis Center Primary Care (Care Point Lewis Center)
Assistant Professor of Internal Medicine

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Don Benson, MD

Interim Director, Division of Hematology

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Eric Schumacher, DO

Director, Division of Hospital Medicine

Assistant Professor
Vice Chair for Inpatient Medicine
Clinical Associate Director

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Ray Hershberger

Ray Hershberger, MD

Director, Division of Human Genetics

Professor, Internal Medicine

Professor, Cardiovascular Medicine

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Susan L. Koletar, MD, FACP, FIDSA

Director, Division of Infectious Diseases

Principal Investigator, AIDS Clinical Trials Unit (ACTU)
Pomerene Professor, Infectious Diseases
Professor, Internal Medicine

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Claire Verschraegen, MD

Director, Division of Medical Oncology

Professor of Medical Oncology

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Brad H. Rovin, MD

Director, Division of Nephrology

Professor, Nephrology

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Jillian Gustin, MD

Interim Director, Division of Palliative Medicine

Program Director, Hospice and Palliative Medicine Fellowship Program
Assistant Professor - Clinical, Palliative Medicine
Physician, FGP - Palliative Medicine

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Jonathan Parsons, MD

Interim Director, Division of Pulmonary, Critical Care and Sleep Medicine

Professor-Clinical, Division of Pulmonary, Critical Care and Sleep Medicine

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Wael Jarjour, MD

Director, Division of Rheumatology and Immunology

Vice Chair for Ambulatory Medicine
Professor, Rheumatology and Immunology
Martha Morehouse Chair in Arthritis and Immunology Research

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