Department of Pediatrics and Human Development
College of Human Medicine

Department Chair

B. Keith English, MD

english k 100s Dr. B. Keith English, MD is a physician known for both his medical expertise and his excellence as an educator. Specializing in pediatric infectious diseases, Dr. English also serves as a Professor with the Department of Pediatrics and Human Development, and as Academic Chair for the Department of Pediatrics at Helen DeVos Children's Hospital in Grand Rapids, Michigan.

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Associate Chair for Academic/Education and Clinical Affairs

Renuka Gera, MD

gera rThe associate chair for Academic/Education and Clinical Affairs is Renuka Gera, MD.  The associate chair for Academic/Education and Clinical Affairs is responsible to the department chair for overseeing departmental activities in undergraduate medical education, and clinical programs. 

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Associate Chair for Research

Ira Gewolb, MD

gewolb iThe associate chair for Research is Ira Gewolb, MD.  The associate chair for Research is responsible to the department chair for coordinating departmental research activities.

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Associate Chair for Research

André S. Bachmann, PhD

Professor with tenure in the College of Human Medicine's Department of Pediatrics and Human Development, André S. Bachmann, PhD serves alongside Ira Gewolb, MD as our Associate Chair for Research.

Department Administrator

Chad LaRue