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College of Health Sciences and Technology - Undergraduate Faculty

Daniel Ornt, BA, Colgate University; MD, University of Rochester—Dean; Vice President

Biomedical Sciences

Robert Osgood, BS, Jackson State University; MS, Ph.D., University of Southern Mississippi—Program Director; Associate Professor

Cory Crane, BA (anthropology), BA (psychology), University of Michigan; MS, Ph.D., Purdue University—Assistant Professor

Richard L. Doolittle, BA, University of Bridgeport; MS, Ph.D., University of Rochester—Vice Dean; Professor

Caroline Easton, BS, Rochester Institute of Technology; Ph.D. University of Connecticut—Professor

Michele Lennox, AAS, Rochester Institute of Technology—Lecturer

Douglas P. Merrill, BS, Ph.D., State University of New York College of Environmental Science and Forestry—Director, Premedical and Health Professions Advising; Professor

Elizabeth Perry, BS, State University College at Brockport; MS, Ph.D., University of Rochester—Assistant Professor

Laurence I. Sugarman, BA Washington University in St. Louis; PA-C, St. Louis University; MD, University of Missouri-Columbia—Research Professor

Bolaji N. Thomas, BSc, MSc, Ph.D., University of Lagos (Nigeria)—Associate Professor

Kristen Waterstram-Rich, BS, MS, Rochester Institute of Technology—Interim Associate Dean; Professor

Physician Assistant

Heidi Miller, BS, PA-C, Alderson Broaddus College; MPH, University of Rochester—Program Director; Professor

Nancy Valentage, BS, PA-C, Gannon University; MS, Rochester Institute of Technology—Associate Director; Professor

Patricia Newcomb, AB, Mount Holyoke College; MD, Tufts University School of Medicine—Academic Coordinator; Lecturer

Heather Grotke, BS, Rochester Institute of Technology; MS, PA-C, Daemen College—Clinical Coordinator; Lecturer

Susan Hartfield, BS, State University of New York at Buffalo; BS, Rochester Institute of Technology; PharmD, Albany College of Pharmacy—Assistant Professor 

Danielle Johnston, BS, MS, Daemen College—Clinical Coordinator; Lecturer

Melodie J. Kolmetz, AAS, EMT-P, Monroe Community College; BS, PA-C, Rochester Institute of Technology; MPAS, University of Nebraska Medical Center—Assistant Professor

John B. Oliphant, BA, ATC, Messiah College; M.S.Ed., Elmira College; MHP, PA-C, Northeastern University; Ph.D., Niagara University—Associate Professor

Diagnostic Medical Sonography

Hamad Ghazle, BS, RDMS, RVT, APS, Rochester Institute of Technology; MS, Ed.D. University of Rochester—Program Director; Professor

BethRae King, BS, RDCS, State University College at Brockport—Echocardiography Concentration Coordinator; Lecturer

Health Systems Administration

Carla Stebbins, BA, University of Northern Iowa; MHA, Des Moines University; Ph.D., Iowa State University—Program Director; Senior Lecturer

Wegmans School of Health and Nutrition

Barbara A. Lohse, BS, University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire; MS, University of Wisconsin-Stout; Ph.D., University of Wisconsin-Madison—Head, Wegmans School of Health and Nutrition; Professor

Brenda Ariba Zarhari Abu, BSc, University for Development Studies (Ghana); MPhil, University of Ghana (Ghana); Ph.D., University of the Free State (South Africa)—Post-Doctoral Fellow

William S. Brewer, BS, State University College at Cortland; MS, Empire State College—Program Director; Senior Lecturer
Elizabeth A. Kmiecinski, BS, The Ohio State University; RD, Charleston Area Medical Center; MS, University of Kentucky—Associate Professor

Angelina M. Maia, BS, University of New Hampshire; MS, RD, LD, Ph.D., University of Maine—Program Director; Lecturer

Elizabeth H. Ruder, BS, Cornell University; Ph.D., Pennsylvania State University; MPH, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health—Assistant Professor