Wolfgang G. Gilliar, DO, FAAPMR

Dean, College of Osteopathic Medicine
Wolfgang G. Gilliar
COM Dean's Office
(702) 777-1789

Start Biography

Dr. Gilliar comes to TUN from New York Institute of Technology (NYIT) College of Osteopathic Medicine where he served as Dean and Professor for more than five years.  He previously served as Professor and Chair of NYIT’s Department of Osteopathic Manipulative Medicine, as an adjunct Assistant Professor for Stanford University’s School of Medicine, and as Assistant Professor at Tufts University School of Medicine.  Dr. Gilliar also previously served as Director of the Spine Center at New England Sinai Hospital. 

Dr. Gilliar is nationally recognized as a leader in the osteopathic medical education profession, serving on the Executive Committee of the Board of Deans for the American Association of Colleges of Osteopathic Medicine (AACOM) and as Chair of the Board of Trustees for the New York Colleges of Osteopathic Educational Consortium.  He has served as Chair of AACOM’s Ad Hoc Committee on Graduate Medical Education Transition and member of the ACCOM Ad Hoc Committee on Governance.  Dr. Gilliar was also a member of the American Osteopathic Association’s Bureau of State Government Affairs Telemedicine Workgroup Affiliate and the Inaugural Chair of the Advanced Test Items Committee for the National Board of Osteopathic Examiners.