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Meet the Continuing Education Team

Indiana University School of Medicine Continuing Education in Healthcare Professions is dedicated to promoting innovation and excellence in education, research, and patient care through strategic and innovative collaborative education. The team has diverse backgrounds and skillsets in education, evaluation, scholarship, meeting planning and customer service.

Email general questions to cme@iu.edu

Leadership

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Michelle Howenstine, MD

Senior Associate Dean, Graduate Medical Education & Continuing Medical Education

317-274-0782
mhowenst@iu.edu

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Bita H. Zakeri, PhD

Director

317-274-4397
bzakeri@iu.edu

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Kim Denny, MSEd, CHCP

Associate Director

317-274-4220
kmdenny@iu.edu

Rajamani Saraswathi (Sara)

Business Manager

317-274-1452
rsaraswa@iu.edu

Staff

Leila Amir Soleimani, MS

Program Manager

317-274-5179
leamirso@iu.edu

Arika Buckley, CPhT

Commercial Support Specialist

317-274-0125
abbuckle@iupui.edu

Rima Patel

CFF Project Manager

317-278-3057
rimapate@iu.edu

Katelin Mercado

Compliance and Educational Activity Coordinator

Karen "Junie" Pierce

Senior Compliance and Educational Activity Coordinator

317-274-2854
piercekj@iu.edu

Denise Braun

Compliance and Educational Activity Coordinator

Meghan Kane

Compliance and Educational Activity Coordinator

317-278-3066
megkane@iu.edu