Ever wanted to peek behind the Sketchy curtain? Now’s your chance! Meet the brains that make our Med, MCAT, PA, and Pharm programs fun, relevant, and scientifically accurate!
Name: Lauren Fisher, DO
Title: Director of Clinical Content & Curriculum
Dr. Lauren Fisher is a board certified Anesthesiologist and medical educator who joined the Sketchy team in 2021 as Director of Clinical Content and Curriculum. She serves as the director of a talented team creating fun and memorable content for third and fourth year students. Her goal is to help students to navigate clinical rotations, shelfs and boards to help the next generation of physicians reach their career goals and provide the best care for their patients.
Favorite Quote: “Education is not the filling of a pail, but the lighting of a fire.” - William Butler Yeats
Favorite Sketchy Lesson: Intro to Obstetrics
Name: Jess Stanis, PhD
Title: Director of Undergraduate Education
Jess is the Director of Undergraduate Sciences at Sketchy and leads an awesome Sketchy MCAT team. She obtained her Ph.D. in Neuroscience from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, with a focus on learning and memory. Following her post-doctoral training at Harvard Medical School, Jess has spent the last decade producing engaging and innovative content that impacts the way students learn.
Favorite Quote: “Tell me and I forget. Teach me and I remember. Involve me and I learn.” - Ben Franklin
Favorite Sketchy lesson: The Sympathetic Nervous System
Name: Prof. Moini MHS, PA-C, RD, CNSC
Title: Director of PA Content
Prof. Moini has extensive experience in medical education, including being a founding PA Program Director prior to joining Sketchy! She currently practices clinically in medical oncology and incorporates her background in nutrition into patient care. When she’s not working you can find Prof. Moini shredding on her mountain bike, playing hockey, or skateboarding with her certified therapy dog, Luci!
Favorite Quote: “So no matter how hard it gets, stick your chest out, keep your head up, and handle it.” - Tupac
Favorite Sketchy lesson: Heart Sounds & Murmurs
Name: Dr. Glen Swinburne, BPharm (Hons) Ph.D. GCPharmPrac GCMgmt
Title: Director Of Pharmacy Content
G’day, mates! Glen is the Director of Pharmacy Content at Sketchy, heading up the Pharmacy program. Glen is a pharmacist by trade, and obtained his Bachelor of Pharmacy with Honors and his Ph.D. in health literacy and pharmacy education from Monash University in Melbourne, Australia. (Ranked #2 in the world for pharmacy and pharmacology by the QS World University Rankings!) Glen has a passion for education, and over the past 10 years, has honed his skills and experience in this field, working in clinical education roles in both Australia and the United States.
Favorite Quote: “There’s no shortcut to learning a craft; you just have to put the years in” - Kylie Minogue
Favorite Sketchy lesson: Corticosteroid Conversions (ft. the one and only Kylie Minogue riding a spaceship!)