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College of Health Professions and social work Faculty


Ronald T. Brown, Ph.D., Dean.
Jane M. Kurz, Ph.D., R.N., Associate Dean for Faculty and Academic Affairs

Communication Sciences & Disorders


Carol S. Hammer, Ph.D., University of Iowa

Reinhardt Heuer, Ph.D., University of Oregon
Aquiles Iglesias, Ph.D., The University of Iowa

Nadine Martin, Ph.D., Temple University

Associate Professor

Brian Goldstein, Ph.D., Chair, Temple University
Camillia Keach, Ph.D., University of Massachusetts
Rena Krakow, Ph.D., Yale University
Brian McHugh, Ph.D., University of California at Los Angeles
Gary Milsark, Ph.D., Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Gerry Stefanatos, D.O., Oxford University

Assistant Professor (Clinical)

Megan Dunn Davison, Ph.D., Pennsylvania State University

Paula O'Day, Ph.D., Temple University

Doris Fallon Snyder, M.A., Temple University

Instructor (Clinical)

Cynthia Carcam, MA, University of Iowa

Frances Kohen, M.S., Pennsylvania State University

Beth Levine, M.S., Boston University

Health Information Management

Associate Professor

Laurinda B. Harman, Ph.D., Chair, The Fielding Institute

Assistant Professor (Clinical)

Cathy A. Flite, M.Ed., RHIA, Widener University
Margaret M. Foley, Ph.D., M.B.A., RHIA, CCS Temple University
Lekesa Bond, M.S., RHIA, St. Joseph University



Michael Sitler, Ed.D., Chair, New York University

Zebulon Kendrick, Ph.D., Temple University

Michael Sachs, Ph.D., Florida State University

Associate Professor

Michael Brown, Ph.D., University of Maryland, College Park

Mayra Santiago, Ph.D., University of Minnesota

Ricky Swalm, Ph.D., Temple University

Melissa Napolitano, Ph.D., Duke University

Assistant Professor

William Oddou, Ph.D. Oregon State University

Joon Park, Ph.D., University of Maryland, College Park

Vanessa Yingling, Ph.D.,  University of Waterloo

Assistant Professor (Teaching/Instructional)

Jeffrey Gehris, Ph.D., Temple University

Dani Moffit, Ph.D., Temple University

Instructor (Clinical)

John Susko, B.S., Temple University

Thomas Rooney, Ph.D., Temple University

Ryan Tierney, Ph.D., Temple University



Nancy Rothman, R.N., Ed.D., Independence Foundation Professor, Temple University

Frances Ward, PhD., R.N., APNC, Chair, New York University

Associate Professor

Susan B. Dickey, R.N., Ph.D., University of Pennsylvania

Jane Kurz, R.N., Ph.D., University of Delaware

Associate Professor (Clinical)

Patricia Dillon, R.N., D.N.Sc., Widener University

Elizabeth Elkind, PhD, MSN, MBA, Capella University

Rhonda Maneval, M.S.N., Ed.D., Pennsylvania State University

Dolores Zygmont, R.N., Ph.D., Temple University

Assistant Professor (Clinical)

Diane C. Adler, R.N., Ph.D., FAAN, FCCM, University Of Pennsylvania
Roxelen A. Auletto, M.S.N., Simmons College

Michael Clark, Dr.NP, Drexel University
Carol Dakin, R.N., Ph.D., University of Pennsylvania

Patricia Dillon, R.N., D.N.Sc., Widener University

Evelyn Dogbey, R.N., M.S.N., Temple University

Elizabeth Elkind, Ph.D., M.S.N., M.B.A., Capella University

Anne-Marie Kiehne, R.N., M.S.N., Ph.D. Temple University
Kathleen Mahoney, CRNP, Ph.D., New York University

Michael McIntosh, Ph.D., Temple University
Kim Noble, R.N., Ph.D., Temple University

Barbara Stephens, M.S.N., Temple University

Instructor (Clinical)

Patricia DiGiacomo, M.S.N., Temple University

Sara Eldridge, B.S.N., M.P.H., Temple University

Monika Jelic, M.S.N., M.P.H., Boston University

Rita Ann Laske, M.S.N., The Catholic University of America

Arlene Solnick, M.S.N., Drexel University


Public Health


Ian A. Greaves, B.Med.Sc., M.B., B.S., Chair

Thomas F. Gordon, Ph.D., Michigan State University
Alice Hausman, Ph.D., SUNY-Binghamton; M.P.H., Harvard University

Stephen Lepore, Ph.D., University Of California at Irvine

Grace Ma, Ph.D., University of Oklahoma
Robert Patterson, Sc.D., Harvard University
Jay Segal, Ph.D., Ohio State University

Robert Whitaker, MD, Johns Hopkins University

Associate Professor

Jennifer Fisher, Ph.D., Pennsylvania State University

Nikki Franke, Ed.D., Temple University
Clara Haignere, Ph.D., University of Denver; M.P.H., Columbia University; CHES

Deborah Brooks Nelson, Ph.D., University of Pittsburgh

Associate Professor (Clinical or Research)

Sarah Bass, Ph.D., Temple University

Eugene Komaroff, Ph.D., University of Miami

Assistant Professor

Bradley N. Collins, Ph.D., Binghamton University

Judith E. Gold, Sc.D., University of Massachusetts
Jennifer K. Ibrahim, Ph.D., University of California–Berkeley

Assistant Professor (Clinical or Research)

Kelley Borradaile, Ph.D., University of Pennsylvania

Brian Daly, Ph.D., Loyola University

Instructor (Clinical)

Sylvia Bumgardner, M.P.H., Tulane University

Natasha Hinton, M.P.H., Temple University

Natash Davis, Ph.D., Columbia University

Michael Rovito, Ph.D., Temple University


Therapeutic Recreation


John Shank, Ed.D., Chair, Boston University; CTRS

Yoshitaka Iwasaki, Ph.D., University of Waterloo

Associate Professor

Catherine Coyle, Ph.D., Temple University; CTRS
Adam Davey, Ph.D., Pennsylvania State University

Assistant Professor (Clinical)

Susanne Lesnik-Emas, Ed.D., Temple University; CTRS
Rhonda Nelson, Ed.M., Temple University; CTRS

Clinical Instructor

Nannette Vliet, Ed.M., Temple University; CTRS

Emeritus Faculty


Nellie M. Bering
Hyman L. Dervitz

Jill B. Derstine
Catherine Dietz
Amy Blatchford Hecht
Helen L. Hopkins
Elaine O. Patrikas
Olive J. Rich
Katherine Shephard
Wanda C. Wilkes
Jean H. Woods
Joan B. Liebler

Associate Professor

Dana G. Close

Elizabeth G. Tiffany

Assistant Professor

Fredra H. Gaines
Charles C. Hampton

Lewis O. Ingersoll
Ruth M. Ingersoll

Dolores S. Patrinos

Carole J. Simon

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