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Program leadership biographies


Allan Markus

Program Director, Internal Medicine Residency Program

Specialty:
Internal Medicine
General Internal Medicine

Medical School:
Rutgers New Jersey Medical School

Residency:
UMass Chan - Baystate

Strong Memorial Hospital of the University of Rochester

(Other Degrees):
University of Maryland University College - Business Administration

Board Certifications:
American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified in Internal Medicine

Allan Markus

Program Director, Internal Medicine Residency Program

Specialty:
Internal Medicine
General Internal Medicine

Medical School:
Rutgers New Jersey Medical School

Residency:
UMass Chan - Baystate

Strong Memorial Hospital of the University of Rochester

(Other Degrees):
University of Maryland University College - Business Administration

Board Certifications:
American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified in Internal Medicine


Bruce Bethancourt

Associate Program Director, Internal Medicine Residency Program:
Chief Medical Officer for Dignity Health Medical Group

Specialty:
Internal Medicine

Subspecialty:
General Internal Medicine

Medical School:
University of Arizona College of Medicine - Tucson

Residency:
University of Arizona Health Science Center

Fellowship:
University of Arizona Health Science Center

Board Certifications:
Internal Medicine

Awards and Honors:
Pioneered Center for Transitional Care at St. Joseph’s Hospital and Medical Center as well as the Chandler Regional Medical Center campus.

Bruce Bethancourt

Associate Program Director, Internal Medicine Residency Program:
Chief Medical Officer for Dignity Health Medical Group

Specialty:
Internal Medicine

Subspecialty:
General Internal Medicine

Medical School:
University of Arizona College of Medicine - Tucson

Residency:
University of Arizona Health Science Center

Fellowship:
University of Arizona Health Science Center

Board Certifications:
Internal Medicine

Awards and Honors:
Pioneered Center for Transitional Care at St. Joseph’s Hospital and Medical Center as well as the Chandler Regional Medical Center campus.


Shalini Chaliki MD

Associate Program Director - Palliative Care and Ambulatory Medicine

Shalini Chaliki MD

Associate Program Director - Palliative Care and Ambulatory Medicine


Melanie Cloonan Schulte MD

Assistant Program Director - Wellness and Ambulatory Medicine

Specialty:
Internal Medicine

Medical School:
Creighton University School Of Medicine

Residency:
St. Joseph's Hospital and Medical Center

Board Certifications:
Internal Medicine

Professional Affiliations:
Fellow of the American College of Physicians

Melanie Cloonan Schulte MD

Assistant Program Director - Wellness and Ambulatory Medicine

Specialty:
Internal Medicine

Medical School:
Creighton University School Of Medicine

Residency:
St. Joseph's Hospital and Medical Center

Board Certifications:
Internal Medicine

Professional Affiliations:
Fellow of the American College of Physicians


Rachel Bond, MD

Assistant Program Director - Diversity, Equity and Inclusion

Specialty:
Cardiology

Areas of Focus:
Echocardiography
Nuclear Cardiology
Preventive Cardiology

Medical School:
NYU Grossman School of Medicine

Residency:
NYU Grossman School of Medicine

Fellowship:
Zucker School of Medicine at Hofstra/Northwell

Board Certifications:
Internal Medicine
Internal Medicine (Sub: Cardiovascular Disease)

Professional Affiliations:
Co-chair of the Women in Cardiology Committee
Chair of the Diversity and Inclusion Committee for the Arizona Chapter of the American College of Cardiology
Women in Cardiology Section Leadership Council for the National Chapter of the American College of Cardiology
Co-Chair of the Women and Children Committee for the Association of Black Cardiologists

Rachel Bond, MD

Assistant Program Director - Diversity, Equity and Inclusion

Specialty:
Cardiology

Areas of Focus:
Echocardiography
Nuclear Cardiology
Preventive Cardiology

Medical School:
NYU Grossman School of Medicine

Residency:
NYU Grossman School of Medicine

Fellowship:
Zucker School of Medicine at Hofstra/Northwell

Board Certifications:
Internal Medicine
Internal Medicine (Sub: Cardiovascular Disease)

Professional Affiliations:
Co-chair of the Women in Cardiology Committee
Chair of the Diversity and Inclusion Committee for the Arizona Chapter of the American College of Cardiology
Women in Cardiology Section Leadership Council for the National Chapter of the American College of Cardiology
Co-Chair of the Women and Children Committee for the Association of Black Cardiologists