GET TO KNOW YOUR LEADERS
RUSM leaders foster a positive and motivating culture of care for students, faculty, staff and alumni who stay connected beyond their academic journey. We graduate exceptional physicians who transform the medical wellbeing and healthcare of people worldwide.
Heidi Chumley, MD, MBA will assume the role of acting provost for RUSM while maintaining her role as provost of our affiliate medical school, American University of the Caribbean School of Medicine (AUC).
Dr. Rhonda McIntyre is the Associate Dean of Medical Sciences. Dr. McIntyre was previously the Dean of the Satellite Campus in St. Kitts for RUSM, focused on bringing learning and other opportunities to students on the Satellite Campus.
Dr. Seeth Vivek is the Associate Dean of Clinical Sciences and Chairman of the Department of Psychiatry. He is tasked with the responsibility of ensuring quality and reliable uniformity of medical student education at the various clinical sites of RUSM.
Dr. Mishra earned his PhD from the Department of Pharmacology and Pharmacotherapy at the Danish University of Pharmaceutical Sciences in Copenhagen, Denmark and has over 20 years of teaching and research experience in Medical Pharmacology.
Kashif Ahmad, MBBS, MSc, MSc (MEdL), PhD, is an educator with a progressive career in diverse business cultures including higher education, research, leadership and educational technology. A dynamic leader, he is an award-winning instructor and professor, and established author of numerous medical and scientific books, theses and articles including service as an international thesis evaluator.
Dr. C. Bryan Hayse has served as the Associate Dean, Medical Sciences Student Affairs at Ross University School of Medicine since 2015. Areas of oversight include academic advising, student-faculty mentoring, student professionalism and more.