Information for Banner – University Medical Group Faculty

Part-Time Employment Opportunities

The following part-time opportunities are open to Banner – University Medical Group faculty:


  • The Banner – UMG faculty annual review process will be launching by the end of January. Be on the lookout for communication from your faculty coordinator.
  • Sharry Veres, MD, MHSM, has been announced as the new chair for the Department of Family, Community and Preventive Medicine. She is replacing Jeffrey Wolfrey, MD, who will be retiring later this year. Dr. Veres assumed her role on December 1.
  • Making the Rounds is now a podcast available via Spotify. Listen to experts from Banner Health talk about important medical topics.
  • The following Banner – University Medical Group faculty were recognized at the General Faculty Meeting on October 12 with a peer-nominated faculty award. This is the first year the general faculty were able to nominate peers for these awards.
    • Nichole Mahnert, MD, from the Department of Obstetrics & Gynecology was awarded the Early Career Excellence in Research Award.
    • Ramachandra Sista, MD, from the Department of Internal Medicine was awarded the Leonard Tow Humanism in Medicine Awards presented by The Arnold P. Gold Foundation.
    • Kelley Saunders, MD, from the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology was awarded the Early Career Excellence in Education Award.
    • Steven R. Brown, MD, from the Department of Family, Community and Preventive Medicine was awarded the Excellence in Teaching in Graduate Medical Education

Recent Promotions

The following Banner – University Medical Group faculty received a faculty title promotion:



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