Meet the Team

The Institute for Professionalism and Ethical Practice is organized to bring together a talented and diverse group of contributors.  These individuals offer the blend of knowledge and experience necessary to help us fulfill our mission of bringing a relational approach to the education of healthcare practitioners, one that integrates patient and family perspectives, professionalism, and the everyday ethics of clinical practice.

Leadership Team

Robert D. Truog, MD, MA, FCCM
Executive Director

Stephen D. Brown, MD

Donna Luff, PhD
Associate Director

The IPEP family includes a leadership team, a team of faculty associates, and a number of advisers and coordinators who provide essential program administration and research support, technical advice, and performing arts consultation.

Leadership Circle

Administrative Staff

  • Sylvia Lewinstein, MPA, Program Administrative Manager
  • Megan Lamberto, BA, Workshops & Rounds Coordinator
  • Emma Forman, BA, Administrative Associate

Faculty Associates & Collaborators