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Name
Expertise
Neph Ahimera
Mgmt Research Analyst Senior
602-496-0824
College of Nursing and Health Innovation 500 N 3rd Street
Angela Allen
Instructor
602-496-9000
NHI BUILDING
Research Specialist
Jorge Arteaga
Interaction Designer Sr
602-496-0872
NH1 232
Dawn Augusta
Clinical Associate Professor

I believe the strength of a community is found in the weave of its people. The tighter, the better.

602-496-0290
550 N 3rd Street #336
Carol Baldwin
Professor Emeritus (FSC)

Baldwin's areas of interest include world and U.S. border health; health equity; sleep disorders and associated chronic diseases; sleep health policy, education and promotion; Hispanic health and quality of life.

602-496-0791
NHI1 Room 239
Faculty Associate
602-510-8537
Kevin Bates
Assistant Director Business Services
602-496-0239
College of Nursing & Health Innovation 550 N. 3rd St.
Faculty Associate
Clinical Assistant Professor
Dir (FSC) + Clin Asst Profsr
Melita Belgrave
Asc Dean (ACD) & Asc Professor

Belgrave has worked as a music therapist in special education, mental health, rehabilitation, hospice, geriatric, and intergenerational settings throughout Texas, Florida, Kansas, and Missouri.

Business Operations Specialist
Tech Support Analyst Associate
Administrative Asst
602-496-0852
Faculty Associate
Academic Success Coordinator
Clinical Placement Cdr
John Bowles
Professor of Practice (FSC)

John Bowles research interests include cardiovascular health among older diverse populations, symptom management, healthcare seeking behaviors, cardiovascular disease awareness among women and U.S.-Mexico border health issues

Radiology Technologist
Julie Bucho-Gonzalez
Project Manager
602-496-0755
NHI-1 500 N 3rd St

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Name
Expertise
Judith Karshmer (Dean)
Dean

Karshmer’s focus is to expand the global footprint of the college through academic practice partnerships that promote the research agenda while embedding students and faculty in the community in meaningful ways.

Felipe Castro
Professor

Felipe Castro's research interests include health promotion and relapse prevention in Hispanic populations, with focus on motivational aspects in HIV prevention, drug abuse, cancer, diabetes, and other chronic diseases.

602-496-1720
College of Nursing and Health Innovation Office: HLTH S 358E
David Coon
Associate Dean & Professor - R.I.S.E.

David W. Coon designs and evaluates interventions, such as CarePRO and EPIC, that focus on culturally diverse groups of midlife and older adults facing chronic illnesses (dementia, cancer, depression) and family caregivers.

602-496-0763
NHI 1 268
Julie Fleury
Professor

Julie Fleury's research interests include community-based interventions, theory testing, model generation and exercise health.

602-496-0773
NHI2 324
Pauline Komnenich
Program Director & Professor

Pauline Komnenich is a professor and director of the MS Nurse Educator Program. Among her research interests are family caregiving of older adults cross culturally, caregiver dyads, end-of-life issues, and nursing education.

602-496-0861
CONHI Downtown 500 North 3rd Street
Gerri Lamb
Research Professor (FSC)

Gerri Lamb's research interests include nursing care delivery systems and patient outcomes with focus on nurse care coordination within and across settings, and interprofessional practice to improve healthcare environments.

Linda Larkey
Professor

Linda Larkey's research interests include testing theory-based methods of communicating health messages to underserved/low-income populations and examining mind-body methods of alleviating symptoms in cancer survivors.

602-496-0740
Campus: NHI1 Rm 324
Rebecca Lee
Professor

Lee is a community psychologist with 25 years of experience, currently leading SAGE: Sustainability via Active Garden Education (SAGE) to promote physical activity in in young Latino children (U01 MD010667-01).

Teri Pipe
Chief Wellbeing Off & Profr

Teri Pipe is an expert on mindfulness and nursing leadership with focus on interprofessionalism. She is ASU's Chief Well-Being Officer and founding director of the Center for Mindfulness, Compassion and Resilience.

602-496-1579
Elizabeth Reifsnider
Professor (FSC)

Elizabeth Reifsnider is the Nancy Melvin Professor of Pediatric Nursing in the College of Nursing and Health Innovation at ASU.

Craig Thatcher
Sr Assoc Dean & Professor

Craig D. Thatcher's research interest is in the area of comparative nutrition and the role of antioxidant nutrients in health and disease, particularly as it relates to obesity and insulin resistance.

602-496-0019
550 N. 3rd Street Health North Building - Room 336
Shawn Youngstedt
Professor

Dr. Youngstedt is a professor in CONHI and Health Solutions at ASU, and at the Phoenix VA. His research focuses on non-pharmacologic treatments for sleep and circadian rhythm disorders, and hazards of long sleep.

Angela Chen
Assoc Professor

Dr. Chen's program of research focuses on developing and implementing tech-based interventions to address behaviors associated with HPV vaccination, HIV/STI, substance abuse and mental health issues in vulnerable populations.

602-496-0832
NHI 382
Kelly Davis
Associate Professor

Kelly Cue Davis' research interests include health risk behaviors, with a particular emphasis on the intersection of sexual violence, sexual risk, and substance use.

Shannon Dirksen
Associate Professor

Shannon Ruff Dirksen's research interests include cancer survivorship, symptoms and symptom clusters, melanoma, breast and prostate cancer, quality of life, response shift, social support and search for meaning in illness.

602-496-0756
500 N. 3rd St.
Shelby Langer
Associate Professor
602-496-0823
Molly Maxfield
Assoc Professor

Molly Maxfield is a clinical psychologist with research interests in psychology and aging. Current projects focus on dementia-related anxiety among middle-aged and older adults and later-life effects of childhood maltreatment

602-496-2311
500 N. 3rd St Rm 238
Barret Michalec
Center Director for Center for Advancing Interprofessional Practice, Education and Research & Associate Professor
Gabriel Shaibi
Center Director for the Center for Health Promotion and Disease Prevention & Professor

Gabriel Shaibi's research examines obesity-related health in high-risk and vulnerable populations with an emphasis on understanding and preventing cardiometabolic diseases in obese youth.

602-496-0909
NHI 358D
Aaron Guest
Assistant Professor

Guest is a socioenvironmental gerontologist whose research interest lies at the nexus of the social and built environments.

602-496-0782
500 N 3rd Street
Rodney Joseph
Assistant Professor

Rodney Joseph is a behavioral scientist with a program of research focused on the development of behavioral interventions to promote physical activity and reduce cardiometabolic disease risk among minority women.

602-496-0772
Sunny Kim
Asst Professor

Kim’s research interests include cancer patient/caregiver supportive care, quality of life, and psychosocial well-being, with a particular emphasis on digital storytelling as a therapeutic intervention.

602-496-6789
500 N. 3rd St. MC3020 Office: Health South 358K
Narayanan Krishnamurthi
Asst Professor

Krishnamurthi's main research interests include developing therapeutic interventions to preserve function (mobility and quality of life) in aging population, improve/restore function with neurological disorders.

602-496-0912
College of Nursing & Health Innovation (CONHI) 500 North 3rd Street, O: NHI-I, 378
Alexandra Peckham
Assistant Professor

Peckham applies a life-course approach and uses supportive care concepts and critical institutional theories to ground her research and increase the impact of her work in practice.

602-496-1333
Megan Petrov
Asst Professor

Megan Petrov's researches sleep; sleep disorders; health disparities; behavioral sleep medicine; health outcomes and services research; mental health; treatment adherence; pain; stroke; and cardiovascular disease.

602-496-2297
Komal Singh
Assistant Professor

Komal Singh's research interest is to improve cancer treatment-related outcomes by evaluating phenotypic and molecular risk factors for symptom occurrence and severity and determines underlying biological mechanisms.

602-496-2285
500 North 3rd Street, Rm 284
Rick Hall
Sr Prog Dir + Clin Profr (FSC)

Professor Hall is a visionary educator with demonstrated expertise in the health, wellness and fitness entrepreneurship and innovation.

602-496-1853
Health South, 316
Mary Calacci
Director + Clinical Associate Professor

M. Margaret Calacci is the director of the Grace Center in the Edson College of Nursing and Health Innovation.

602-496-1406
641 E Van Buren Street A205

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Name
Expertise
Neph Ahimera
Mgmt Research Analyst Senior
602-496-0824
College of Nursing and Health Innovation 500 N 3rd Street
Research Specialist
Jorge Arteaga
Interaction Designer Sr
602-496-0872
NH1 232
Kevin Bates
Assistant Director Business Services
602-496-0239
College of Nursing & Health Innovation 550 N. 3rd St.
Business Operations Specialist
Tech Support Analyst Associate
Administrative Asst
602-496-0852
Academic Success Coordinator
Clinical Placement Cdr
Radiology Technologist
Julie Bucho-Gonzalez
Project Manager
602-496-0755
NHI-1 500 N 3rd St
Adeline Burke
Academic Success Specialist
602-496-2553
Rebecca Cady
Student Support Specialist Sr
602-496-1884
Joshua Capizzi
Academic Success Specialist
602-496-0857
Jacqueline Carmona
Grad Teaching Assistant
971-409-8325
1001 S McAllister Ave
Tiara Cash
Program Manager

A practitioner and scholar in Higher Education focused on mindfulness, with a vision to develop inclusive communities and personal growth through social identity/life transitions.

602-496-1447
Deana Castellanos
Student Support Specialist Sr
602-496-1921
550 N 3rd Street
Lisa Cole
Resrch Advancement Admin
602-496-0196
RISE Research Initiatives, Support and Engagement Edson College of Nursing and Health Innovation
Levi Colton
Asst Director
602-496-0774
Celia Coochwytewa
Mgr Instructional Design and Learning Experience Innovation
Program Manager Research
Susan Draughn
Exec Coordinator
602-496-0907
NHI BUILDING
Research Specialist
602-496-2295
Jamie Ell
Media Specialist

Jamie is a Media Specialist embedded within the Edson College of Nursing and Health Innovation.

602-496-0819
ASU Mercado Building C
Lauren Eltringham
Academic Success Specialist

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