Faculty of the Department of Family and Community Medicine are listed below, or visit our Faculty Profiles Directory to search all faculty at UT Southwestern.

Department Leadership

Amer Shakil, M.D., FAAFP, Professor and Interim Chair, Department of Family and Community Medicine 

Residency Faculty

Zubair Syed, M.D., Assistant Professor and Associate Program Director

Nitin Budhwar, M.D., Assistant Professor and Medical Director, Residency Clinic

Nora Gimpel, M.D., Assistant Professor

Dan Sepdham, M.D., FAAFP, Associate Professor and Director of Medical Student Education

Tamara McGregor, M.D., Assistant Professor

Tasaduq Mir, M.D., Assistant Professor

Zaiba Jetpuri, D.O., Assistant Professor

Amimi Osayande, M.D., FAAFP, Assistant Professor

Patti Pagels, M.P.A.S., PA-C, Assistant Professor

Family Medicine–Primary Care

Manjula Julka, M.D., FAAFP, Associate Professor and Medical Director

Vartika Atrey, M.D., Clinical Assistant Professor

Nida Zahra, M.D., Assistant Professor

UT Southwestern Clinical Center Richardson/Plano

R. Nelson Lea, Jr., M.D., FAAFP., Assistant Professor

Currently the Department of Family Medicine also has more than 150 faculty members at affiliated institutions, private practice locations, and various agencies and institutions who help to train medical students and residents.