AIM Medical Director

William Pieratt, DO
Associate Clerkship Director


Family and Community Medicine

Mark English, MD
Clerkship Director

Dr. Mark W. English received his undergraduate degree from Stephen F. Austin State University and his medical degree from the University of Texas Medical School at Houston in 1988. He completed his Family Medicine Residency in 1991 at John Peter Smith Hospital in Fort Worth, Texas, where he was selected Outstanding Intern (1988-89) and Outstanding Resident (1988-91). In 1991, English began his clinical practice at Scott & White Clinic in College Station, Texas, and joined the faculty of the Texas A&M College of Medicine. Since joining the faculty he has been actively involved in teaching medical students during their first two preclinical years as well as serving as a preceptor for students during their clinical rotations. Additionally, he has served as a community preceptor and volunteer board member for the local Family Medicine Residency Program. English is board certified by the American Board of Family Medicine and is a Fellow of the American Academy of Family Practice. He is an associate professor of Family Medicine at the Texas A&M College of Medicine.

For more information about the family and community medicine clerkship, contact Clerkship Coordinator Teri Lee 979.862.1611


Internal Medicine

William Pieratt, DO
Clerkship Director

For more information about the internal medicine, radiology or pathology clerkship, contact Clerkship Coordinator Arthur Castro 979.845.1582


Obstetrics & Gynecology

William Price, MD
Clerkship Director

Dr. William F. Price received his medical degree from the University of Texas Medical Branch-Galveston in 1975. He completed his residency in Obstetrics-Gynecology at the University of Texas Medical Branch-Galveston in 1978. He is board certified in Obstetrics and Gynecology by the American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology and is a fellow of the American College of Obstetrics and Gynecology. Price practiced OB-GYN for 20 years in Longview, Texas, before returning to Bryan-College Station to open his private practice in 1999. He joined Scott & White's OB-GYN department in June 2008. Since returning to Bryan-College Station he has been actively involved in independent research as well as medical education for both medical and nursing students. He maintains professional associations with multiple professional organizations including the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists, the American Medical Association and the Texas Medical Association.

Hector O. Chapa, MD
Associate Clerkship Director

Dr. Hector O. Chapa received his undergraduate degree from the University of Texas at Austin and his medical degree from the University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center in Dallas. From 2000 to 2015, he served as the medical director and research coordinator for the Women's Specialty Center of Oak Cliff in Dallas. He is a published author of over 30 clinical articles and clinical commentaries. Additionally, he has served as a physician medical advisor to several national and international medical corporations, and has participated in several FDA clinical trials for gynecological surgery.

In fall 2015, Chapa joined the medical faculty of the Texas A&M Health Science Center and is currently the associate director for the OB-GYN clinical clerkship. He is in full-time clinical practice at CHI St. Joseph Health System as an OB-GYN Hospitalist.

For more information about the OB-GYN clerkship, contact Clerkship Coordinator Teri Lee 979.862.1611


Pediatrics

Jessie Parr, MD
Clerkship Director

Dr. Jesse W. Parr received a bachelor’s degree in zoology from Louisiana State University Baton Rouge, Louisiana, in 1969. He completed his medical degree at Louisiana State University School of Medicine at New Orleans in 1973. He completed his pediatric residency at Baylor Affiliated Hospitals in Houston, Texas Children’s Hospital, Ben Taub General Hospital and Jefferson Davis Hospital. He has been in private practice in Bryan-College Station since 1976. He co-founded University Pediatric Association in 1978 with Drs. Ken Matthews and William Conkling, and has been in private practice as member-owner since. He has been a team physician for Texas A&M University athletic teams since 1983. His clinical interests are general pediatrics, attention deficit hyperactivity disorder and other mental illness of children and adolescents, and medical aspects of sports activity.

For more information about the pediatrics clerkship, contact Clerkship Coordinator Dana Gerlock 979.862.8308


Psychiatry

Darlene McLaughlin, MD
Clerkship Director

Dr. Darlene McLaughlin joined the Texas A&M College of Medicine in 2009 in the Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Health. McLaughlin graduated from Stephen F. Austin University with a Bachelor of Science in biology and chemistry. She completed both medical school and residency at the University of Texas Southwestern Medical School in Dallas, as well as a rotating internship at Louisiana State University.

For more information about the psychiatry clerkship, please contact Clerkship Coordinator Dana Gerlock 979.862.8308


Surgery

Bruce Hoak, MD
Co-Director

Dr. Bruce Hoak graduated Summa Cum Laude from Texas A&M University in 1979. He captained the varsity swim team and was named Outstanding Student in the College of Science. Hoak continued his training at University of Texas Southwestern Medical School in Dallas, receiving his medical degree in 1983. He completed his residency at West Virginia University, Charleston Division, where he earned the Dean’s Prize and was named Outstanding Chief Resident. Hoak has been practicing general surgery in Bryan-College Station since 2001.

Bryan D. Parrent, MD, FACS
Co-Director

Dr. Bryan David Parrent grew up in Plano, Texas, and graduated magna cum laude from Texas A&M University in 1996 with a Bachelor of Arts in biology with a minor in chemistry. Parrent pursued his medical degree from the Texas A&M College of Medicine, graduating with honors. He completed his residency and internship training at Baylor University Medical Center, performing and perfecting his skills in general and bariatric surgery. Upon completion of his training, Parrent relocated to the Bryan-College Station area to join General and Bariatric Surgical Associates where he has built a successful and thriving practice. Parrent is a member of the American Board of Surgeons and was board certified in March 2006 in General Surgery and became a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons in 2008.

For more information about the surgery and anesthesiology clerkship, contact Clerkship Coordinator Anne Christian 979.845.1574


For more information about the educational development specialist and emergency medicine clerkship, contact Clerkship Coordinator, Debbie Lynn 979.862.8309


Physical Location Address for Clerkship Coordinators:

Bryan/College Station Clinical Campus
St. Joseph Regional Health Center
2801 Franciscan Drive, Bryan, TX 77802