Educational Affairs - Office of Clinical Education

Contact Us!

If you have comments or questions for the Office of Clinical Education, please contact:

OCE Faculty

Dawnelle Schatte, MDDawnelle Schatte, MD, DFAPA, DFAACAP
Assistant Dean of Clinical Education

As Assistant Dean for the Office of Clinical Education, Dr. Schatte works closely with course and clerkship directors, curriculum committee, program coordinators, and students to oversee clinical education throughout the UTMB School of Medicine curriculum.

OCE Staff

Shaine LeGrand
Program Manager
(409) 747-0268
  • Coordinates orientation for 3rd and 4th year classes
  • Provides oversight of SOM 3rd year clerkships and assists with all questions related to 3rd and 4th year SOM course work
  • Management and oversight of Preclinical Preceptorships
  • Coordinates Houston and Tyler clerkship assignments
  • Coordinates all activities associated with the Clerkship Directors, including the annual Clerkship Education Conference
  • Intro to Clerkships and Clinical Skills Coordinator
Frances Dawe
Clinical Education Specialist
(409) 747-1750
  • Chief proctor for NBME shelf exams
  • Assists with WOS faculty appointment process
  • Maintain Affiliation Agreements for SOM
Brian Sullivan
Clinical Education Specialist
(409) 747-0265
  • Coordinates SOM 3rd year courses with Community Teaching Physicians
  • Preceptor access to the Moody Medical Library
  • UTMB's Rural Scholarly Concentration coordinator
  • OCE Website maintenance
  • Assists with WOS faculty appointment process

Kimberly Turner
Clinical Education Specialist
(409) 747-1739

  • HSS course coordinator
  • TTR course coordinator
Lori Ellis
Coordinator II
(409) 747-1850
  • POM3 & POM4 coordinator
  • Student Housing coordinator
  • Electives coordinator and support for Electives Course Committee
  • Preclinical Preceptorship coordinator