Assistant Dean of Learning and Teaching
Mazurek Medical Education Commons
320 E. Canfield Avenue, Suite 310
Detroit, MI 48201
313-577-7510 | Fax: 313-577-0033
Heidi Kromrei, Ph.D., is assistant dean of Learning and Teaching in the Office of Medical Education. She is an adjunct associate professor of Ophthalmology, Visual and Anatomical Sciences.
Dr. Kromrei previously served as the associate designated institutional official, director of Medical Education for Osteopathic Programs, and assistant vice president for Academic Affairs at the Detroit Medical Center. She, along with the DMC designated institutional officer, was responsible for monitoring and oversight of the accreditation and educational activities of the DMC’s more than 100 residency and fellowship programs, as well as oversight of the Michigan State University College of Osteopathic Medicine Medical Student Education at the DMC.
She received her doctoral degree in philosophy from Wayne State University in the Department of Education, Division of Administration and Organizational Development. She holds a bachelor’s degree in psychology from the University of Illinois at Chicago and a master of arts in Education degree from the University of Michigan-Dearborn. Dr. Kromrei is an adjunct faculty member at Oakland University, Wayne State University and Michigan State University College of Osteopathic Medicine.
Before entering the field of medical education, Dr. Kromrei spent 14 years working in health and behavior research at the University of Illinois in Chicago, the University of Michigan and the Henry Ford Health System. Her research interests include performance measurement and management in organizational systems, leadership development in medical education, program evaluation and reducing evaluation biases.