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Amy Waer

Amy Waer

Interim Dean
Executive Dean of Education and Academic Programs
College of Medicine
Texas A&M University


Ventilator manufacturing; Medical Education

Waer oversees all medical education and delivery for the College of Medicine across all campuses. Her research and clinical interests have focused on surgery, surgical education and breast surgery. More specifically, her research has centered on breast cancer prevention and early detection.

Before coming to Texas A&M, Waer spent several decades gaining surgical experience and medical education expertise. She has been recognized throughout her academic career with awards that honor her teaching and ability to serve as a role model. She held the position of director of the surgery clerkship at the University of Arizona for five years.

She oversaw the Rural Health Professions Program at the University of Arizona, traveling throughout Arizona conducting site visits and recruiting for the rural faculty preceptors. For two years, she also held the role of medical director for the Arizona Telemedicine Program.

Waer received her medical degrees from the University of Arizona.