Medical Physician Preparation (MPP) Academy

A Division of the NAPCA Foundation

We are committed to building a diverse pipeline of future medical doctors and scientists for the physician and healthcare workforce, as early as 4th grade, that is more representative of the U.S. population.

MPP Elementary School Program Faculty & Staff

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FACULTY & STAFF

Carefully-vetted Academy faculty and staff are recruited from top universities and medical schools.

Our selective hiring practices yield the most highly qualified, passionate instructors from top universities.

Thorough background checks

We take safety seriously. All faculty and staff members undergo extensive background and reference checks, and program faculty and staff are CPR & First-Aid Certified.

Staff Training

We train our faculty and staff to ensure they are prepared to educate and inspire students, and keep students safe.

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FACULTY SPOTLIGHT

Dr. Rasa Tiano, DO, MS

Co-Director/Professor of Clinical Experience

drtiano@mppacademy.org

Dr. Obinna I. Ndubuizu, M.D., Ph.D.

Co-Director/Professor of Clinical Experience

drobinna@mppacademy.org

Dr. Misa Dominguez

Instructor

drmisa@mppacademy.org

 
STAFF SPOTLIGHT

Dr. Aaron W. Smith

Executive Director

Dr. India Blackburn

Co-Executive Director

Amanda Vasquez

HR/Community Outreach Coordinator

Ashlea Lee

Community Outreach Coordinator

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