Office of Academic Affairs
The Office of Academic Affairs works to fulfill UMC's mission as a major
academic medical center. The office develops and implements strategies
to assure full integration of residents and medical students into the
clinical, educational, quality, and research missions and activities of
UMCNO. It provides medical leadership on issues related to the clinical
mission as it pertains to residents and students, quality, clinical documentation,
accreditation, orientation, patient safety, required training and use
of Electronic Medical Records. The office also helps facilitate communication
with the medical schools on behalf of UMC.
We are located in UMC Tower 3, Floor 1, in the Administrative offices.
Hours: 8 a.m. - 5 p.m. Mondays- Friday
Meet our team
Chief Academic Officer
Robin McGoey, M.D., is Associate Professor of Pathology at LSU New Orleans School of Medicine, has served as Residency Program Director at LSU since 2010. She is a member of the LSU SOM Graduate Medical Education committee and the Steering Committee for Enhancing Quality Improvement for Patients (EQuIP).
Associate Academic Officer
Paul Gladden, MD, is Associate Professor of Orthopedic Surgery at Tulane University School of Medicine, currently serves as the program director for the Tulane University’s orthopaedic surgery residency and in a variety of clinical and administrative roles at UMC New Orleans.
Contact Dr. Gladden
Academic Affairs Coordinator
Gerard Williams, Ph.D., is the Academic Affairs Coordinator for UMCNO. Previously, Dr. Williams
worked at the University of New Orleans, where he served in the Academic
advising role for 12 years. Most recently, he led the First Year Advising
staff. Dr. Williams earned both his master's and doctoral degrees in Counselor
Education at UNO. Dr. Williams is a Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC).
Contact Dr. Williams