Dr. Kiran C. Patel

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Susan Collingwood, J.D.


Assistant Dean - Educational Standards & Quality


Academic Affairs


Dr. Kiran C. Patel College of Allopathic Medicine

Susan Collingwood, J.D. is an assistant professor and joined the college in 2016. She has decades of experience providing legal and practical advice on the structure and operations of medical schools and other health-related colleges. She leads the development of the College of Allopathic Medicine’s governance documents, required policies, and operating procedure manuals. Operationally, Collingwood is responsible for guiding and coordinating the college’s comprehensive, multi-faceted quality improvement activities. She also works with the Provost’s Office and General Counsel to ensure proper alignment between college and institutional policies.