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Student Promotions Committee

  • SPC documents for committee members
  • 2020-2021 Chair: Mark Sicilio, MD
  • 2020-2021 Vice Chair: Belinda Kohl-Thomas, MD
  • Committee Staff Support: Debbie Muntean
  • Committee Staff Support: Jenny Siegert


The committee will maintain a continuing evaluation of the academic and professional progress of each student. Recommendations for graduation are advisory to the Academic Council. In addition, the Committee has the authority to make the following decisions:

  1. Advancement
  2. Conditional advancement (promotion) dependent results of other items such as satisfactory completion of specified academic work by an established date, counseling, mandated fitness for duty evaluation, or other requirements made by the committee.
  3. Retention with a specific requirement to repeat a course, component of a course, sequence of courses, or a year.
  4. Concern list for continued monitoring of specific issues for correction
  5. Probation
  6. Dismissal
  7. Completion of other requirements deemed appropriate by the Committee