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School of Health Sciences and Practice Administration

Robert W. Amler, M.D., M.B.A.
Dean 

Ben C. Watson, Ph.D.
Vice Dean

Amy Ansehl, D.N.P., F.N.P.B.C.
Associate Dean for Student Experience

Diane E. Heck, Ph.D.
Associate Dean for Research

Michelle Novotny, M.A.
Associate Dean for Admissions and Enrollment Management

Denton C. Brosius, M.A., PhD
Assistant Dean for E-Learning
Director, Educational Technology (SHSP) 

Verne R. Smith, J.D.
Assistant Dean for Finance and Administration

Physical Therapy:
Michael J. Majsak, Ed.D., P.T.
Department Chair

Public Health:
Mark J. Kittleson, Ph.D.
Department Chair

Speech-Language Pathology:
Kathleen Franklin, Ph.D., CCC-SLP
Department Chair

DrPH in Health Policy and Management:
TBA
Vice Chair for Doctoral Studies

MPH in Behavioral Science and Health Promotion:
Penny Liberatos, M.A., M. Phil., Ph.D.
Division Director

MS in Biostatistics:
Hae-Young Kim, M.A., M.S., Dr.P.H.
Division Director

MPH in Environmental Health Science:
Michael Shakarjian, Ph.D.
Division Director

MPH in Epidemiology:
Maureen Kennedy, M.S., Dr.P.H.
Division Director

MPH in Health Policy and Management:
Denise Tahara, M.B.A., M.Phil., Ph.D.
Division Director

Advanced Certificate in Environmental Health:
Diane E. Heck, Ph.D.
Director

Advanced Certificate in Children with Special Health Care Needs:
Karen S. Edwards, M.D., M.P.H.
Director

Advanced Certificate in Emergency Preparedness:
Michael Reilly, Dr.P.H., M.P.H.
Director

Advanced Certificate in Global Health:
Padmini Murthy, M.D., M.P.H., M.S., M.Phil., CHES
Director

Advanced Certificate in Health Care Administration:
TBA
Director

Advanced Certificate in Health Education:
Chia-Ching Chen, M.A., M.S., Ed.D., CHES
Director

Advanced Certificate in Industrial Hygiene:
Michael Shakarjian, Ph.D.
Director

Advanced Certificate in Pediatric Dysphagia:
Luis F. Riquelme, Ph.D.,CCC-SLP,BCS-S
Director

Advanced Certificate in Public Health:
Penny Liberatos, M.A., M. Phil., Ph.D.
Director 

Center for Children’s Environmental Health:
Allen J. Dozor, M. D.
Center Director

Center on Disability and Health:
Susan W. Fox, Ph.D.
Center Director

Center for Disaster Medicine:
David Markenson, M.D., M.B.A., FAAP, FCCM, FACEP
Interim Center Director

Center for Long Term Care:
Kenneth A. Knapp, Ph.D.
Center Director

Center for Medical Outcomes Research:
VACANT
Center Director