Directors of Academic Advising (DAA)

Directors of Academic Advising (DAA)

All incoming students are assigned to one of these individuals that serve as the primary source of academic advising throughout Phases 1 and 2.  These individuals are practicing physicians with a special interest in student success, are not involved in assessment at any point in the curriculum.  Their duties are to:

Students are required to meet with their assigned DAA at defined points in the curriculum.  They are also available by appointment via email or contacting the Office of Admissions and Student Affairs (402-559-2259).

Directors of Academic Advising

Olabisi Sheppard, M.D.
Department of Surgery

Kunal Sualy, M.D.,
Department of Anesthesiology

Olabisi Sheppard Kunal Sualy


Aleisha Nabower, M.D.,
Department of Pediatrics
Anita Sivaraman, M.D.,
Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Gastroenterology
Alisha Nabower IAnita Sivaraman