Faculty Profiles

Department Chair

Joesph Hobbs, MD

Joseph Hobbs, M.D.
Professor, Chair
and the GAFP J.W. Tollison, M.D., Distinguished University Chair
Senior Associate Dean for Faculty Diversity and Primary Care


Edward Agabin, MD

Edward Agabin, M.D.
Assistant Professor
Associate Director, Allopathic Residency Educational Programs                       

Mariam Akhtar, MD

Mariam Akhtar, M.D.
Assistant Professor

Megan Cahill, MD

Megan Cahill, M.D.
Assistant Professor 

Photograph of Dr. Janis Coffin

Janis Coffin, D.O.
Chief Transformation Officer, AU Health

Julie Dahl-Smith, DO

Julie Dahl-Smith, D.O.
Director, Allopathic Residency Educational Programs
Director, Osteopathic Residency Educational Programs
Director of Medical Education, Osteopathic Residency Educational Programs

Jacqueline Dubose, MD

Jacqueline DuBose, M.D.
Associate Professor
Associate Director, Allopathic Residency Educational Programs
Associate Medical Director, Family Medicine Center 

James Foster, MD

James Foster, M.D.
Assistant Professor
Medical Director, Occupational Health
Director, Student Health Services

Ralph Gillies, PhD

Ralph Gillies, PhD.

Nidhi Gulati, MD

Nidhi Gulati, M.D.
Assistant Professor
Medical Director, Georgia War Veterans Nursing Home

 Diana Johnson, MD

Diana Johnson, M.D.
Assistant Professor

David Kriegel II, MD

David Kriegel II, M.D.
Associate Professor
Course Director, Student Education

Priya Kurl, MD

Priya Kurl, M.D.
Assistant Professor

Bruce LeClair, MD, MPH

Bruce LeClair, M.D., M.P.H.
Associate Professor
Ollie O. McGahee Jr., M.D. Chair in Family Medicine
Director, Family Medicine Inpatient Service
Medical Director, Family Medicine Center

Anna Mammen, MD

Anna Mammen, M.D.
Assistant Professor

Ramon Parrish, MD

Ramon Parrish, Jr., M.D.
Associate Professor

Allen Pelletier, MD

Allen Pelletier, M.D.

Richard W. Sams II, MD, MA

Richard W. Sams II, M.D., M.A.
Associate Professor

Ashley Saucier, MD

Ashley Saucier, M.D.
Assistant Professor 
Associate Course Director, Student Education

Selina Smith, PhD, MDiv

Selina A. Smith, Ph.D., M.Div.
Professor and Curtis G. Hames, M.D., Distinguished University Chair
Director of Research

Jason Varghese, MD

Jason Varghese, M.D., Th.D.
Assistant Professor

Thad Wilkins, MD, MBA

Thad Wilkins, M.D., M.B.A.
Director, Academic Development

Ding Xie, MD, PhD

Ding Xie, M.D., Ph.D.
Assistant Professor