Assistant Clinical Professor

I grew up in NJ, went to Rutgers College for my BA in Molecular Biology and Biochemistry, spent a post graduate year in Dr.  Driscoll's lab doing cell death and degenaration research on C. Elegans, then moved to Maine to earn my DO from UNECOM.  I did my Family Medicine and NMM/OMM plus one residencies at EMMC (Eastern Maine Medical Center), then moved down to Midcoast Maine.  I have an Osteopathic Family Medicine private practice in Yarmouth, Maine.  I've been teaching at UNECOM in... Read More


Family Medicine


Melanie A Sigouin

Coding Specialist

Billing Specialist

(207) 602-3506

655 Main Street, Saco, ME 04072 Room A009

Motivated business professional with over 20 years of dedicated customer service experience and more than 25 years in bookkeeping and record retention. Proven leader in Customer Service. Detail-oriented with the ability to problem solve. Combined this experience with recent education in medical billing and coding in an environment where accuracy and efficiency are a top priority.

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Level 1 HCPCS

Level 2 HCPCS


Dr. Ryan Smith DO MEd

Ryan Smith

D.O., M.S.Ed., F.A.P.A., F.F.S.M.B.

Director, Division of Psychiatry

Assistant Clinical Professor of Psychiatry

(207) 602-2456

Decary Hall

Dr. Smith is the Director of the Division of Psychiatry at UNECOM and an Assistant Clinical Professor of Psychiatry.  He leads the Division of Psychiatry as well as the UNECOM MSII Psychiatry Curriculum and is involved in the crafting of the clinical rotation psychiatry curricula.  He also is Chair of the COM Curriculum Committee, the Curriculum Advisory Committee.  He is a Diplomat of the American Osteopathic Board of Neurology and Psychiatry and is a Fellow of the American Psychiatric Association. ... Read More



Medical Education and Leadership

Electroconvulsive Therapy and other Somatic Treatments

Test Item Development and Cognitive Testing

College Student Mental Health

Rural Psychiatric Practice

marly solebello

Coordinator of Events & Alumni Communications

(207) 602-2482

Stella Maris

Originally from Maine, Marly has spent most of her professional career in New Hampshire. After receiving her undergraduate degree from the University of New Hampshire, she went on to earn her M.Ed. from Plymouth State University where she worked as a Program Assistant and taught English Composition. Marly has also worked 10 years in various medical administrative capacities. Marly is excited to work on behalf of UNE COM alongside the Office of Recruitment, Student & Alumni Services team.... Read More

Douglas Spicer

Ph.D., M.MEdL

Associate Professor

(207) 602-2186

Stella Maris


Active learning pedagogies in medical education; innovations in medical education; online education for health sciences

Glenn Stevenson

Associate Professor

Program Coordinator, Neuroscience Major

(207) 602-2285

Decary Hall

Before joining the faculty in 2005, Dr. Stevenson had two successful careers: one as a professional musician in Boston; the other working for luxury hotel brands in Washington, D.C. and Boston. Dr. Stevenson embarked on his third career by completing a Ph.D. in Behavioral Neuroscience at American University and trained in the Psychopharmacology laboratory of Dr. Anthony L. Riley. Following his graduate training, he did a post-doctoral fellowship in Pharmacology in the laboratory of Dr. Steve Negus at McLean Hopspital / Harvard Medical School.... Read More


Drug development; preclinical methods development; opioid pharmacology; pain; exercise; drug abuse; drug interactions

Oran Suta

Medical Illustrator

Adjunct Professor of Design & Illustration

Instructional Designer, Multimedia Medical Curriculum

(207) 730-3846

Alfond Center

Oran Suta, was born in Maine to a family of visual artists. The intersection of the artistic and the technical is the recurring theme in Oran’s work. He has a wide experience in art and design which he brings to his work designing and teaching at UNE.

Oran is currently UNE College of Osteopathic Medicine’s medical illustrator/medical curriculum multimedia designer and teacher of the Scientific Illustration course for the Art and Communications department at the University of New England College... Read More




Computer Graphics

graphic design


Evaluation Design

Web Design

Project management

Course Design

Assistant Professor of Pediatrics

(207) 874-1489

InterMed - South Portland

ÒDr. T.Ó graduated from the University of Virginia in Charlottesville in 1997 with a double major in Biology and Psycholgy before coming to medical school at University of New England College of Osteopathic Medicine where he graduated with honors in 2003.  He worked in a pre-medical internship at Boston Medical Center Department of Pediatrics focused on pediatric medical advocacy projects including adolescent obesity, cultural differences in accessing health care, and spirituality in pediatrics.  His love of Maine kept him here... Read More


Hospitalist and international medicine.

VIctoria S. Thieme, D.O.

Director of Preceptor Program

Co-Director of Geriatrics

I.P.E. Com Clinical Faculty Representative

Decary Hall

Victoria Thieme, D.O. works in Osteopathic Medical Education to promote health and functional medicine to osteopathic medical students.  She engages with the students in their particular interests and strengths in order to encourage them to become healthy physicians with a passion for osteopathic medicine.Read More


Innovations in medical education

Kerry Tucker

Associate Professor

(207) 602-2512

I come from the North Shore of Massachusetts, and I studied biochemistry at Harvard College, starting my research career purifying clathrin proteins from sheep brain at Harvard Medical School. I continued my studies as a graduate student at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, in Cambridge, MA where I studied the role of DNA methylation in the development of the mouse, working in the lab of Rudolf Jaenisch. I then switched to developmental neuroscience as a postdoctoral fellow in the laboratory... Read More






Macroscopic anatomy

molecular biology

Jenifer Van Deusen

Director of Curriculum

(207) 602-2057

Stella Maris 220

Jenifer holds a B.S in Early Education from Lesley University and Goddard College, an... Read More



instruction and assessment

Interprofessional Education

SBIRT Champion

Robin Watts

Robin Watts


Director of Clinical Simulation

(207) 602-2437

Sanford F. Petts Health Center


Clinical Simulation