Dean's Advisory Council

The Dean's Advisory Council serves as the principal advisory board for HWCOM. With their leadership and commitment, members of the advisory board assist the college in matters of strategic importance, including community outreach, partnerships, and resource development.

For additional information about becoming a College of Medicine Dean’s Advisory Council Board Member, please contact:

Naomi Nixon or Yoly Rodriguez
Office: AHC2 676
Tel: 305-348-0283


Carmel J. Barrau, MD, FACP     
UniHealth of South Florida, Inc.



Albert R. Taño, MD
Kidz Medical Services
Co-Founder & Medical Director

Board Members

Stewart L. Appelrouth, CPA 
Appelrouth Farah & Co. Certified Public Accountants

Robert G. Berrin, Esq.  
Capital Realty Services, Inc.
President & Co-owner 

Wayne Brackin
Kidz Medical Services
President & CEO

LaTéssa Dotson Hall
Richard P. Hall Eagles Foundation
Executive Director 

Bernardo B. Fernandez, MD     
Baptist Health Medical Group

Kimberly J. Green, DPS
Green Family Foundation Trust

Edward Hibshman
SFR Capital LLC 
Managing Member

Jeffrey L. Horstmyer, MD
Brain Center
Chairman & CEO 

Smith Joseph, DO
Universal Medical Centre, PA
Internal Medicine
Former Mayor City of North Miami

Murray Levin   
Saul and Theresa Esman Foundation
President & Chairman 

Joel S. Policzer, MD
VITAS Healthcare
Sr. Medical Director for Academic Affairs

Andrew Schultz
Morgan Stanley Private Wealth Management
Founder, The Schultz Group 

Alberto Sirven, MD
West Kendall OBGYN

 Aaron D. Stauber, Esq. 
Rugby Realty Co., Inc.

Chair Emeritus
Albert Dotson, Sr.*