Lynn M. Crespo, PhD
- Education and Training
BA, Indiana University
PhD, Pharmacology, State University of New York (SUNY) Health Science Center at Syracuse
Postdoctoral Fellow, Department of Pharmacology, SUNY Health Science Center at Syracuse
Postdoctoral Fellow, Department of Pediatrics, SUNY Health Science Center at Syracuse
Postdoctoral Fellow, Department of Pharmacology, University of Miami
- Prior Positions (selected)
- 1993–1999Chair, Department of PharmacologyNova Southeastern University (NSU)1999–2002Editor-in-Chief and Medical EditorThe Southeast Horse Report1993–1999Year 2 Director and Assistant Professor, Office of Curriculum and Medical EducationUniversity of South Florida (USF) College of Medicine2005–2007Year 2 Faculty Leader, Director of Pharmacology Education, and Associate Professor, Department of Molecular Pharmacology and PhysiologyUSF College of Medicine2007–2010Assistant Dean of Undergraduate Medical Education and ProfessorUniversity of Central Florida (UCF) College of Medicine2010–2016Associate Dean for Education and ProfessorUniversity of South Carolina School of Medicine-Greenville2010–2016Executive Director for Education and Curriculum DevelopmentGreenville Health System2010–2016Principal and FounderAthena Ed, LLC
- Honors and Awards (selected)
- 1995–1998Golden Apple Award for Teaching ExcellenceNSU Physicians Assistants Program1999Special Award for Teaching ExcellenceNSU College of Osteopathic Medicine2006Special Award for Volunteer ServiceHillsborough County Schools Safe-T-Net Program2007Medical Education AwardOffice of Educational Affairs, USF College of Medicine2010Commitment to Diversity AwardNAVAIR (Naval Air Training)
- Publications (selected)
Peer-reviewed research manuscripts
Wallach PM, Crespo LM, Holtzman KZ, Galbraith RM, Swanson DB. Use of a committee review process to improve the quality of course exams. Adv Health Sci Educ Theory Pract 2006;11:61-68.
O’Brien KE, Crespo LM, Wallach PM, Elnicki DM. Internal Medicine Clerkship Directors’ Opinion Regarding Clinical Input in the Preclinical Years: The 2002 CDIM Basic Science Survey Results. Teach Learn Med 2006;18:2;105-109.
Crespo, LM. (2006) Herbal Remedies. www.xpharm.com
Crespo LM, Nelson L, Peppler R. University of Central Florida College of Medicine: A 21st Century Medical School. Academic Medicine 2010 Sep;85(9):S147-S151.
Khalil MK, Hawkins HG, Crespo LM, et al. The Relationship Between Learning and Study Strategies Inventory (LASSI) and Academic Performance in Medical Schools. Med Sci Educ 2017;27:315. Doi:10.1007/s4-670-017-0400-x