One of the distinct advantages of our University Hospital is the expertise of faculty members in the Department of Family Medicine. In addition to 16 full-time board certified family physicians, we have a number of faculty who represent various other disciplines and specialties including pediatrics, pharmacology, psychiatry, and clinical social work.
The Chairman is David L. Stewart, M.D., M.P.H. an Associate Professor in Family Medicine and was the former Director of the Undergraduate Education in the Department and Vice Dean of Ambulatory Medicine for the campus.
Yvette L. Rooks, M.D., CAQ, FAAFP has served as Vice Chairman since July 1, 2008 and has been Residency Director since July 1, 2005. She is a board certified family physician, having served as Chief Resident in the program from 1995 - 1996. Dr. Rooks completed a fellowship in Primary Care Sports Medicine at the University of Maryland. She is the Head Team Physician for The University of Maryland at College Park TERPS. Dr. Rooks is the Immediate Past-President of the Maryland Academy of Family Physicians.
Prior to becoming Residency Director, Dr. Rooks served eight years as the Course Director of the Family Medicine Clerkship at the University Of Maryland School Of Medicine.
Family Medicine Faculty Listing
David L. Stewart, M.D.
Chairman, Family and Community Medicine
Associate Professor of Family and Community Medicine
Yvette Rooks, M.D.
Executive Vice Chairman, Family and Community Medicine
Director, Graduate Division
Assistant Professor, Family and Community Medicine
Beth Barnet, M.D.
Richard Colgan, M.D.
Vice-Chair, Medical Student Education
Niharika Khanna, M.D.
James Baronas, M.D.
Medical Director, University Maryland Immediate Care
Director of Student and Employee Health, University of Maryland
Kevin Carter, M.D.
Assistant Director, Graduate Division
Kathryn Conniff, M.D.
Assistant Director, Medical Student Education
Valerie Cothran, M.D., CAQ
Director of Sports Medicine Fellowship
Stephanie L. Davis, M.D.
Medical Director, Family and Community Medicine, UMMC Midtown Campus
Alistair Esege, M.D.
Sharon Feinstein, M.D.
Medical Director, Family and Community Medicine, Paca Street
Paul Kulpinski, M.D.
Shana Ntiri, M.D., M.P.H.
Vivienne Rose, M.D.
Director of Student Health,UMB
Neil Siegel, M.D.
Verlyn Warrington, M.D.
Director, UMBC Student Health
Adrienne Williams, Ph.D.
Director of Behavioral Medicine
Mozella Williams, M.D.
Associate Director, Medical Student Education
Louis Kovacs, M.D.
Kathy Maddock, M.S.A., FACMPE
Support staff (Graduate Division)
Administrative Assistant to Dr. Rooks
Program IT Specialist
For more information, call the University Physicians Consultation and Referral Service at 1-800-492-5538 (patients) or 1-800-373-4111 (physicians).
This page was last updated: July 18, 2013