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Our Faculty

Students in the School of Health Professions benefit from direct access to top faculty who are active in a wide range of teaching, research and clinical endeavors at the local, state and national levels. Enthusiastic to serve as mentors, our faculty are eager and willing to share insights and their experiences to help our students become successful workers and colleagues.

Abiodun Akinwuntan portrait
Dean, KU School of Health Professions

Karri Arndt portrait
Clinical Assistant Professor, Nurse Anesthesia Education

Anna Arthur portrait
Assistant Professor, Dietetics and Nutrition

Dana Bostic portrait
Clinical Assistant Professor, Clinical Laboratory Sciences

Shelley Barenklau portrait
Clinical Assistant Professor, Nurse Anesthesia Education

Josie Bell portrait
Clinical Assistant Professor, KU School of Health Professions, Nurse Anesthesia Education

Jen Bendure portrait
Clinical Assistant Professor, Nurse Anesthesia Education

Paul Bennetts portrait
Clinical Assistant Professor, Nurse Anesthesia Education

Portrait of Kelly Berry
Clinical Assistant Professor, Hearing and Speech

Sandra Billinger portrait
Professor, Neurology

Karen  Bock portrait
Clinical Instructor, Physical Therapy, Rehabilitation Science, and Athletic Training

Portrait of Mindy Bridges
Assistant Professor, Hearing and Speech

Kaitlyn Brown portrait
Clinical Assistant Professor, Health Information Management

David Burnett portrait
Associate Dean, Faculty Practice

Cole Campbell portrait
Clinical Associate Professor, Hearing and Speech

Aaron  Carbuhn portrait
Assistant Professor, Dietetics and Nutrition

Susan Carlson portrait
Distinguished Professor, Dietetics and Nutrition

Mark Chertoff portrait
Professor, Hearing and Speech

Danielle Christifano portrait
Assistant Professor, Dietetics and Nutrition

Portrait of Kelly Clodfelter
Clinical Instructor, Health Information Management

Yvonne Colgrove portrait
Clinical Associate Professor, Physical Therapy, Rehabilitation Science, and Athletic Training

Chad Condren portrait
Clinical Associate Professor, Respiratory Care and Diagnostic Science

Angela Couture portrait
Clinical Assistant Professor, Health Information Management

Mary Crouch Young portrait
Clinical Instructor, Physical Therapy, Rehabilitation Science, and Athletic Training

Hannes Devos portrait
Associate Professor, Physical Therapy, Rehabilitation Science, and Athletic Training

Linda D'Silva portrait
Assistant Professor, Physical Therapy, Rehabilitation Science, and Athletic Training

Kasey Edwardson portrait
Clinical Assistant Professor, Clinical Laboratory Sciences

Eric Elsinghorst portrait
Department Chair, Clinical Laboratory Sciences

Kealia Folck portrait
Clinical Assistant Professor, Health Information Management

Lauren Foster portrait
Clinical Assistant Professor, Occupational Therapy Education

Portrait of Timothy Gengler
Clinical Assistant Professor, Nurse Anesthesia Education

Heather Gibbs portrait
Director, Ph.D. in Medical Nutrition Science, Dietetics and Nutrition

Jeannine Goetz portrai
Director, Dietetic Internship Graduate Certificate Program, Dietetics and Nutrition

Portrait of Lindsey Heidrick
Clinical Assistant Professor, Hearing and Speech

Paul Hertel portrait
Clinical Assistant Professor, Nurse Anesthesia Education

Renee Hodgkins portrait
Clinical Associate Professor, Clinical Laboratory Sciences

Brittany Hollabaugh portrait
Clinical Assistant Professor, Nurse Anesthesia Education

Portrait of Chun-Kai Huang
Assistant Professor, Physical Therapy, Rehabilitation Science, and Athletic Training

Janet Hudzicki portrait
Clinical Associate Professor, Clinical Laboratory Sciences

Holly Hull portrait
Associate Professor, Dietetics and Nutrition

Stephen Jernigan portrait
Associate Professor, Physical Therapy, Rehabilitation Science, and Athletic Training

Tiffany Johnson portrait
Doughty-Kemp Endowed Chair of Hearing and Speech, Hearing and Speech

Jennifer Jones portrait
Clinical Instructor, Clinical Laboratory Sciences

Andrew Jones portrait
Clinical Assistant Professor, Clinical Laboratory Sciences

Patricia Kluding portrait
Department Chair, Physical Therapy, Rehabilitation Science, and Athletic Training

Bobbie Laincz portrait
Curriculum Coordinator, Health Information Management

Portrait of Marion Leaman
Assistant Professor, Hearing and Speech

Wen Liu portrait
Associate Professor, Physical Therapy, Rehabilitation Science, and Athletic Training

Portrait of Swarna Mandali
Director, Clinical Doctorate in Nutrition, Dietetics and Nutrition

Lauren Mann portrait
Clinical Associate Professor, Hearing and Speech

Robin Maser portrait
Associate Professor, Clinical Laboratory Sciences

Rosann Blackmore portrait
Department Chair, Health Information Management

Lisa Mische Lawson
Program Director, Ph.D. in Therapeutic Science, Occupational Therapy Education

Scarlett  Morris portrait
Clinical Assistant Professor, Physical Therapy, Rehabilitation Science, and Athletic Training

Portrait of Julie Mujica
Clinical Instructor, Hearing and Speech

Rebecca Nicholson portrait
Director, Post-professional OTD Program, Occupational Therapy Education

Letycia Nunez-Argote portrait
Clinical Assistant Professor, Clinical Laboratory Sciences

Donna Nyght portrait
Department Chair, Nurse Anesthesia Education

Mildred Oligbo portrait
Clinical Assistant Professor, Physical Therapy, Rehabilitation Science, and Athletic Training

Jeffrey Radel portrait
Associate Dean, Academic and Student Affairs, School of Health Professions

Kellee Rogers George portrait
Program Manager, Certificate Program in Nuclear Medicine Technology, Respiratory Care and Diagnostic Science

Clinical Associate Professor, Physical Therapy, Rehabilitation Science, and Athletic Training

Dory Sabata portrait
Department Chair, Occupational Therapy Education

Portrait of Brian Seiler
Clinical Assistant Professor, Physical Therapy, Rehabilitation Science, and Athletic Training

Neena Sharma portrait
Associate Professor, Physical Therapy, Rehabilitation Science, and Athletic Training

Catherine F. Siengsukon portrait
Associate Professor, Physical Therapy, Rehabilitation Science, and Athletic Training

Cheryl Skinner portrait
Clinical Assistant Professor, Respiratory Care and Diagnostic Science

Irina Smirnova portrait
Director, Rehabilitation Science Doctoral Degree Program

Portrait of Melanie Somogie
Clinical Instructor, Hearing and Speech

Jacob Sosnoff portrait
Associate Dean, Research, School of Health Professions

Laurie Steen portrait
Clinical Instructor, Occupational Therapy Education

Felicia Steger portrait
Assistant Professor, Endocrinology, Metabolism & Genetics

Lisa Stehno-Bittel portrait
Clinical Professor, Physical Therapy, Rehabilitation Science, and Athletic Training

Debra Sullivan portrait
Department Chair, Dietetics and Nutrition

Portrait of Matthew Taylor
Assistant Professor, Dietetics and Nutrition

LesLee Taylor portrait
Vice Chair, Physical Therapy, Rehabilitation Science, and Athletic Training

Stacia Troshynski Brown portrait
Clinical Assistant Professor, Physical Therapy, Rehabilitation Science, and Athletic Training

Lisa Trujillo portrait
Clinical Associate Professor, Respiratory Care and Diagnostic Science

WenFang Wang portrait
Clinical Assistant Professor, Clinical Laboratory Sciences

Portrait of Long Xie
Assistant Professor, Hearing and Speech

Portrait of Alice Zhang
Assistant Professor, Occupational Therapy Education

 Yan Zheng portrait
Clinical Assistant Professor, Clinical Laboratory Sciences

Hao Zhu portrait
Professor, Clinical Laboratory Sciences

KU School of Health Professions

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