Meet Our Faculty

Healthcare Studies students learn from experts in their field: Our faculty includes experienced educators and instructors with practical experience in medicine, nutrition, occupational therapy and other health professions.

Kathleen A. Byrnes Dr. Kathleen A. Byrnes
Program Head, Healthcare Studies, Senior Lecturer
Areas of Interest: Mental health, gerontology, health care administration, health careers preparation
972-883-2323
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HH 2.104B
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day square Lora Day
Registered Dietician, Lecturer
Areas of Interest: Clinical nutrition, dietetics
972-883-2323
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Jillian M. Duquaine-Watson Dr. Jillian M. Duquaine-Watson
Senior Lecturer
Areas of Interest: Social change, international development, poverty, motherhood and reproduction
972-883-2322
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HH 2.810
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hawkins square1 Jim Hawkins
Lecturer
Areas of Interest: Kinesiology, exercise science
972-883-2323
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McBride Rachael McBride
Registered Dietician, Senior Lecturer
Areas of Interest: Nutrition
972-883-2057
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Owens Morris Owens
Occupational Therapist Registered, Senior Lecturer
972-883-2323
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HH 2.120
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Sandon Lona Sandon
Registered Dietician, Lecturer
Areas of Interest: Nutrition
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Stark Dr. Azadeh Stark
Senior Lecturer
Areas of Interest: Nutrition, epidemiology and pathology
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HH2.118
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Yasmin square Dr. Seema Yasmin
MD, Professor in Practice
Areas of Interest: Public health, epidemiology, health disparities, prisoner health, medicine in the media
972-883-2024
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HH 2.132
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