School of Nursing Faculty

Administrative Faculty

Cathy L Rozmus, PhD, RN

PARTNERS Endowed Professorship in Nursing
Vice Dean (Email)

Debra L Fowler, PhD, MBA, RN, CNE, NEA-BC, BCC

Associate Dean, Professional Development and Faculty Affairs (Email)

Constance M Johnson, PhD, MS, RN, FAAN

Lee and J.D. Jamail Distinguished Professor
Associate Dean for Research (Email)

Robert G Hanks, PhD, FNP-C, RN

Assistant Dean and Department Chair, Family Health (Email)

Susan D Ruppert, PhD, RN, FNP-C, ANP-BC, FCCM, FNAP, FAANP, FAAN

PARTNERS Endowed Professorship in Nursing
Assistant Dean & Department Chair, Acute and Continuing Care (interim) (Email)

Erica Yu, PhD, RN

Assistant Dean, Undergraduate Programs (Email)

Martina R Gallagher, PhD, RN

Director, Global Health Program (Email)

Joanne V Hickey, PhD, RN, ACNP, FAAN, FCCM

Patricia L. Starck/PARTNERS Endowed Professorship in Nursing
Coordinator, Doctor of Nursing Practice Program (Email)

Geri L Wood, PhD, RN, FAAN

Coordinator, Doctor of Philosophy in Nursing Program (Email)

Melissa D Ethington, PhD, RN

Executive Director, Assessment and Quality Assurance (Email)

Vaunette P. Fay, PhD, RNC, FNP, GNP

Director, Continuing Education (Email)

Patrick A Laird, DNP, RN, ACNP-BC

Director, Adult/Gerontology Acute Care Nurse Practitioner Program (Email)






Acute and Continuing Care

Seema S Aggarwal, PhD, RN, AGNP-C

Assistant Professor (Email)

Susan Alderman, PhD, RN

Assistant Professor, Clinical (Email)

Barbara K Bailes, EdD, RN, CS, NP-C

Associate Professor of Nursing - Clinical (Email)

Amy O Calvin, PhD, RN

Associate Professor of Nursing - Clinical (Email)

Ashley M Gibson, MSN, RN

Instructor (Email)

Patrick A Laird, DNP, RN, ACNP-BC

Director, Adult/Gerontology Acute Care Nurse Practitioner Program (Email)

Lydia T Madsen, PhD, RN, CNS, FNAP

Assistant Professor, Clinical (Email)

Nitha Mathew Joseph, PhD, RN

Assistant Professor (Email)

Deborah L McCrea, MSN, RN, FNP-BC CNS, CEN, CFRN, EMT-P

Instructor of Clinical Nursing (Email)

Karen G Mellott, PhD, MS, RN

Assistant Professor (Email)

Patricia A Obulaney, DNP, RN, ANP-BC

Assistant Professor (Email)

Kristin K Ownby, PhD, RN, ACHPN, ACRN, AOCN, CNS-BC

Associate Professor (Email)

Tonya L Page, MSN, RN, ACNP-BC

Teaching Associate (Email)

Eun Duck Park, PhD, RN

Assistant Professor (Email)

Elda G Ramirez, PhD, RN, FNP-BC, ENP-BC, FAAN, FAANP, FAEN

Professor of Nursing - Clinical (Email)

Stephanie D Rosser, DNP, RN, ACNP-BC, NEA-BC

Assistant Professor of Nursing - Clinical (Email)

Susan D Ruppert, PhD, RN, FNP-C, ANP-BC, FCCM, FNAP, FAANP, FAAN

PARTNERS Endowed Professorship in Nursing
Assistant Dean & Department Chair, Acute and Continuing Care (interim) (Email)

Florence Schaefer, PhD, RN, ACNS-BC

Assistant Professor (Email)

Linda H Sheen, MSN, RN, FNP-BC

Teaching Associate (Email)

Faith A Strunk, PhD, RN, FNP-BC

Assistant Professor (Email)

Cynthia A Young, MSN, RN

Instructor (Email)

Erica Yu, PhD, RN

Assistant Dean, Undergraduate Programs (Email)






Center for Nursing Research

Stanley Cron, MSPH

Senior Statistician (Email)

Sandra K Hanneman, PhD, RN, FAAN

Jerold B. Katz Distinguished Professorship for Nursing Research
Professor (Email)

Constance M Johnson, PhD, MS, RN, FAAN

Lee and J.D. Jamail Distinguished Professor
Associate Dean for Research (Email)

Sharon K Ostwald, PhD, RN, FGSA

Professor Emerita (Email)

Nikhil S Padhye, PhD

Associate Professor, Research (Email)






Family Health

Daniel L Arellano, MSN, ACNP-BC, CCRN, CEN, CFRN, EMT-P

Instructor of Clinical Nursing (Email)

Angela D Baldonado, MSN, RN, CPN, CCRN

Instructor in Nursing (Email)

Juliana J Brixey, PhD, MPH, MSN, RN

Associate Professor (Email)

Michael F Brown, PhD, MSN, RN

Assistant Professor, Clinical (Email)

Linda M Brown, PhD

Assistant Professor of Nursing - Clinical (Email)

Rebecca L Casarez, PhD, RN

Associate Professor - Clinical (Email)

Kala A Christopherson, DNP, RN, FNP-C

Assistant Professor, Clinical (Email)

Nancy M Crider, DrPH, RN

Assistant Professor (Email)

Chukwudi C Ekwemalor, PhD, MBA, RN-BC

Assistant Professor of Nursing, Clinical (Email)

Hildreth Eloi, DNP, MSN, RN

Assistant Professor, Clinical (Email)

Joan C Engebretson, DrPH, AHN-BC, RN, FAAN

Judy Fred Professorship in Nursing
Professor (Email)

Melissa D Ethington, PhD, RN

Executive Director, Assessment and Quality Assurance (Email)

Olivia M Fitch, PhD

Assistant Professor of Nursing, Clinical (Email)

Eileen R Giardino, PhD, RN, FNP

Associate Professor of Nursing - Clinical (Email)

Robert G Hanks, PhD, FNP-C, RN

Assistant Dean and Department Chair, Family Health (Email)

Rebecca Jo Helmreich, PhD, PNNP, RN, WHNP-BC

Assistant Professor (Email)

Joanne V Hickey, PhD, RN, ACNP, FAAN, FCCM

Patricia L. Starck/PARTNERS Endowed Professorship in Nursing
Coordinator, Doctor of Nursing Practice Program (Email)

Shannon A Kalkwarf, MNSc, RN, FNP-BC

Instructor of Nursing, Clinical (Email)

Kelly D Kearney, DNP, RN, PMHNP-BC

Assistant Professor (Email)

Dana M Ledet-Hurd, MSN, RN, PMHNP-BC

Instructor of Clinical Nursing (Email)

Mandi M Lyons, MSN, RN, WHNP-BC

Instructor of Nursing - Clinical (Email)

Carole L Mackavey, DNP, MSN, RN, FNP-C

Director, Family Nurse Practitioner Program (Email)

Daisy G Mullassery, DrNP, RN, WHNP-BC

Assistant Professor (Email)

Madelene Ottosen, PhD, MSN

Assistant Professor (Email)

Padmavathy Ramaswamy, MSN, MPH, RN

Instructor of Clinical Nursing (Email)

Catherine W Reavis, EdD, FNP-BC, FAANP

Professor of Nursing - Clinical (Email)

Barbara J Reece, DNP, RN, NEA-BC

Assistant Professor (Email)

Cathy L Rozmus, PhD, RN

PARTNERS Endowed Professorship in Nursing
Vice Dean (Email)

Kathleen L Siders, DNP, RN, FNP-C

Assistant Professor (Email)

Linda Stafford, PhD, RN, CS

Assistant Professor of Nursing - Clinical (Email)

Mariya Tankimovich, DNP, RN, FNP-C

Director, Family Nurse Practitioner Program (Email)

Lisa W Thomas, DNP, RN, CNS

Assistant Professor, Clinical (Email)

Vuong T Tran Prieto, MSN, RN

Teaching Associate (Email)

Rebecca L Tsusaki, PhD, RN, WHNP-BC, IBCLC

Assistant Professor (Email)

Elizabeth Ulrich, EdD, RN, FACHE, FAAN

Professor of Nursing - Clinical (Email)

Brandi Virgin, MSN, RN

Instructor of Clinical Nursing (Email)

Diane Wardell, PhD, WHNP-BC

Professor (Email)

Luba Yammine, PhD, RN, FNP-C

Assistant Professor (Email)

Debora C Ybarra, MSN, RN, CCRN

Instructor of Nursing, Clinical (Email)






Nurse Anesthesia

Jose M Acosta, DNP, CRNA

Assistant Professor of Nursing - Clinical (Email)

Myron H Arnaud, DNP, CRNA

Track Director, Nurse Anesthesia (Email)

Amy Blok, MSN, CRNA

Teaching Associate (Email)

Johnny Dang, DNP, CRNA

Assistant Professor of Nursing (Email)

Deniz N Dishman, DNAP, CRNA

Assistant Professor, Clinical (Email)

Brian F Galle, DNP, CRNA

Assistant Professor, Clinical (Email)

Matthew M Lewis, DNP, CRNA

Assistant Track Director, Nurse Anesthesia (Email)

Joyzelle M Santos, MSN, CRNA

Assistant Professor of Nursing - Clinical (Email)

Peter C Slivinski, DNP, CRNA

Teaching Associate (Email)






Nursing Systems

Hyochol "Brian" Ahn, PhD, RN, MSN, MS-ECE, MS-CTS, ANP-BC

Theodore J. & Mary E. Trumble Professorship In Aging Research
Associate Professor (Email)

Lisa Boss, PhD, RN, CNS, CEN

Assistant Professor (Email)

Sandra M Branson, PhD, RN

Assistant Professor (Email)

Linda Cole, DNP, RN, CCNS, CPHQ

Assistant Professor (Email)

Christina N DesOrmeaux, PhD, RN

Assistant Professor (Email)

Stacy A Drake, PhD, MPH, RN, AFN-BC, D-ABMDI

Assistant Professor of Nursing — Clinical (Email)

Allison P Edwards, DrPH, MS, RN, CNE

Assistant Professor (Email)

Vaunette P. Fay, PhD, RNC, FNP, GNP

Director, Continuing Education (Email)

Debra L Fowler, PhD, MBA, RN, CNE, NEA-BC, BCC

Associate Dean, Professional Development and Faculty Affairs (Email)

Martina R Gallagher, PhD, RN

Director, Global Health Program (Email)

Deanna E Grimes, DrPH, RN, FAAN

Professor Emerita (Email)

Barbara E Hekel, PhD, MS, MPH, RN

Assistant Professor of Nursing-Clinical (Email)

Yuh-Fong Hong, PhD

Assistant Professor of Nursing - Clinical (Email)

Susan M Krawtz, MSN, RN

Instructor in Nursing (Email)

Sara Lewandowski, DNP, MS, RN

Assistant Professor of Nursing, Clinical (Email)

Marianne T Marcus, EdD, RN, FAAN

Professor Emerita (Email)

Marie E McBee, DNP, MSN, RN, NEA-BC

Assistant Professor of Nursing - Clinical (Email)

Melanie M McEwen, PhD, RN, CNE, ANEF

Track Director, Nursing Education (Email)

Janet C Meininger, PhD, RN, FAAN

Professor Emerita (Email)

Angela J Nash, PhD, CPNP-PC, PMHS

Assistant Professor (Email)

Fidelia Nwokedi, MSN, RN

Instructor in Nursing (Email)

Dorothy A Otto, MSN, EdD, RN, ANEF

Associate Professor Emerita (Email)

Omobola A Oyeleye, EdD, JD, RN-BC, CNE

Assistant Professor of Nursing, Clinical (Email)

Michelle R Peck, MPH, MSN, RN ANP-BC, GNP-BC

Instructor of Nursing, Clinical (Email)

Noemi A Peterson, MSN, MPH, RN

Instructor in Nursing (Email)

Sabrina L Pickens, PhD, MSN, GNP-BC, ANP-BC

Assistant Professor (Email)

Bridgette R Pullis, PhD, RN, CHPN

Associate Professor of Nursing - Clinical (Email)

Frances L Revere, PhD, MS, BS

Associate Professor (Email)

Mary E Ross, DrPH, MSN, RN, GCNS-BC

Associate Professor of Nursing - Clinical (Email)

Jennifer E Sanner Beauchamp, PhD, RN

Nancy B. Willerson Distinguished Professorship
Associate Professor (Email)

Diane M Santa Maria, DrPH, MSN, RN, APHN-BC

Dorothy T. Nicholson Distinguished Professorship
Associate Professor & PARTNERS Research Scholar (Email)

Francine K Snow, DrPH, MSN, RN-BC

Assistant Professor of Nursing-Clinical (Email)

Nancy F Weller, DrPh, MPH, MS, RN

Assistant Professor of Nursing - Clinical (Email)

Geri L Wood, PhD, RN, FAAN

Coordinator, Doctor of Philosophy in Nursing Program (Email)






UT Health Services

Delorean Alexander, MSN, RN, FNP-C

Nurse Practitioner (Email)

George Delclos, MD, MPH, PhD

Medical Director (Email)

Thomas A Mackey, PhD, RN, FAAN

Professor of Nursing, Clinical (Email)

Susan Y Parnell, RN, MPH, PhD, CIC

Assistant Professor of Nursing, Clinical (Email)

Angela M Rutherford, MSN, RN, ANP-C

Lead Nurse Practitioner (Email)

Hilda Wist, MSN, RN, FNP-C

Nurse Practitioner (Email)