Faculty

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Lisa Abel, DNP, ARNP, WHNP-BC

Assistant Clinical Professor

Phone: (206) 296-2198

Building/Room: Garrand 309

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Malia Alexander, MSN, ARNP

Assistant Teaching Professor
SIM Development

Phone: (206) 296-6237

Building/Room: Garrand 303

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Jennifer Amlog, MBA, RVT, HCA, LD, RPhS

MBA, Seattle University
Healthcare Administration Certificate, Seattle University
Leadership Development Certificate, Seattle University
BS Diagnostic Ultrasound, Seattle University

Instructor

Building/Room: Chardin 109

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Christine Aquino Delos Reyes, MN, RN, CPN

Adjunct Professor

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Mirette Aziz, MBA, RDCS, RDMS

MBA, Healthcare Management, Western Governors University
BS Diagnostic Ultrasound, Seattle University

Assistant Teaching Professor
Director, Diagnostic Ultrasound Program

Phone: (206) 296-5955

Building/Room: Chardin 109

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Heather Balser, DNP, MSNEd, RN, RYT

DNP, Seattle University
MSNEd, Grand Canyon University
BSN, Seattle University

Assistant Clinical Professor

Phone: (206) 296-2518

Building/Room: Garrand 402

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Emina Polovina Bayomy, DNP, ARNP, RN

Assistant Teaching Professor

Phone: (206) 296-6256

Building/Room: Garrand 408

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Lauren Bibin, DNP, CHSE, CNE, CNM

Assistant Professor

Phone: (206) 296-2196

Building/Room: Clinical Performance Lab, James Tower 442-A

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Bonnie H. Bowie, PhD, MBA, RN, FAAN

PhD, University of Washington
MBA/MSN, University of San Diego
BSN, University of San Diego

Professor
Associate Dean for Graduate Programs
Premera Endowed Professor of Nursing in Health Promotion and Care Innovations
Fellow, American Academy of Nursing

Phone: (206) 398-4371

Building/Room: Garrand 200-C

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Fatemeh Choupani, PhD, RN

Assistant Professor

Phone: (206) 296-5878

Building/Room: Garrand 301

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Jenny Curwen, DNP, ARNP, CNM, FNP-C

DNP, Vanderbilt University
Post Masters FNP Certificate, Vanderbilt University
MS & CNM, Philadelphia University
BSN, University of San Francisco

Assistant Clinical Professor
Director, Family Nurse Practitioner Program

Phone: (206) 296-6229

Building/Room: Garrand 311

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Butch de Castro, PhD, MSN/MPH, RN, FAAN (he/him)

Post-Doctoral Research Fellow, University of Illinois at Chicago
PhD, Johns Hopkins University
MSN/MPH, Johns Hopkins University
BSN, University of California, Los Angeles

Dean and Professor
Robert J. and Mary H. Bertch Endowed Professorship in Nursing Leadership
Fellow, American Academy of Nursing

Phone: (206) 296-5670

Building/Room: Garrand 200-E

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Ambera Dedic, DNP, ARNP, FNP

Adjunct Professor

Phone: (206) 296-6270

Building/Room: Garrand 404

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Janiece DeSocio, PhD, RN, PMHNP-BC, FAAN

PhD, Nursing, University of Rochester School of Nursing
Post-Masters Certificate, Family Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner (PMHNP), University of Rochester School of Nursing
Post-Masters Certificate, Group Psychotherapy, Karl Menninger School of Psychiatry
MN, Wichita State University
BA, Psychology, Kansas Newman College
Diploma, Nursing, Wesley School of Nursing

Professor
Fellow, American Academy of Nursing

Phone: (206) 296-2237

Building/Room: Garrand 413

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Sabrina Diffendaffer, MSN, RN

Adjunct Professor

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Michelle DiLulo-Parton, MSN, RN

Senior Instructor

Phone: (206) 220-8556

Building/Room: Garrand 102

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Therry Rose Eparwa, DNP, FNP-BC

DNP, Seattle University

Assistant Clinical Professor

Phone: (206) 296-2344

Building/Room: Garrand 305

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Courtney Foss, DNP, APRN, FNP-C

Assistant Clinical Professor

Phone: (206) 296-5621

Building/Room: Garrand 409

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Elizabeth M. Gabzdyl, DNP, CNM

DNP, University of Illinois at Chicago

Assistant Professor
Director, Certified Nurse Midwifery Program

Phone: (206) 296-6951

Building/Room: Bannan 577

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Elizabeth Gallagher, DNP, ARNP, FNP-BC

DNP, Seattle University
MSN, University of Illinois at Chicago
BSN, Marquette University
FNP Primary Care Residency,-Community Health Care in Tacoma, WA

Assistant Clinical Professor
Assistant Director, Family Nurse Practitioner Program

Phone: (206) 296-5673

Building/Room: Bannan 570

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Daisy S. Garcia, PhD, RN

PhD, University of Washington
MSN, Idaho State University
BSN, Bolivian Catholic University

Assistant Clinical Professor

Phone: (206) 296-5669

Building/Room: Garrand 308

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Cheyenne Skye Heaton, MN, RN, CMS-RN

Adjunct Professor

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Amanda Heffernan, PhD, CNM, ARNP

Assistant Professor

Phone: (206) 296-2667

Building/Room: Bannan 578

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Shannon Hines, MSN, RNC-OB

Assistant Teaching Professor
CPL SIM Instructor

Phone: (206) 296-2383

Building/Room: Clinical Performance Lab, James Tower 446-A

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Binh Tu Ho, MSN, PNCB, PMHNP

Adjunct Professor

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Beth Keating, BS, RDMS, RDCS, RVT

BS, Diagnostic Ultrasound, Seattle University
BS, General Science, Seattle University

Instructor

Phone: (206) 296-2307

Building/Room: Chardin 105

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Hyun Jung Kim, PhD, PMHNP-BC

Associate Professor

Phone: (206) 398-4374

Building/Room: Garrand 304

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JaHun Kim, PhD, RN

Associate Professor
On Leave 2023-2024

Phone: (206) 296-5728

Building/Room: Garrand 300

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Suzan Griffis Knowles, DNP, RN-BC

Assistant Clinical Professor
Interim Director, Clinical Performance Lab
N. Jean Bushman Endowed Chair

Phone: (206) 296-2392

Building/Room: Clinical Performance Lab, James Tower 410

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Stanley Kong, DNP, MSN, FNP-C, ARNP

Assistant Clinical Professor
Clinical Placement

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Yelena Kovalenko, BS, RDCS

BS, Diagnostic Ultrasound, Seattle University

Adjunct Professor

Building/Room: Chardin 109

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Aubrey Lawlor, DNP, MSN, CNM, ARNP

MSN, Seattle University

Lecturer

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Missy Lein, MSN, ARNP-CS, PCNS-BC

Adjunct Professor

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Daniel Leotta, PhD

PhD, Bioengineering, University of Washington
MS, Electrical Engineering, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
BS, Bioengineering, Syracuse University

Adjunct Professor

Building/Room: Chardin 112

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Yuting Lin, PhD, RN

PhD, Nursing, University of Washington
MSN, University of Washington
BSN, Shanghai Jiao Tong University

Assistant Professor

Phone: (206) 296-5668

Building/Room: Garrand 308

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Kelly McBroom, PhD, ARNP, CNM

Assistant Professor

Phone: (206) 398-4437

Building/Room: Bannan 575

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Robert McJunkins, MSN, RN

Assistant Teaching Professor
CPL SIM Instructor

Phone: (206) 296-5681

Building/Room: Clinical Performance Lab, James Tower 446-A

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Jila Mirlashari, PhD, RN

Associate Professor

Phone: (206) 220-8588

Building/Room: Garrand 411

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Stephen Mitchell, MPA, BSN

Assistant Teaching Professor

Phone: (206) 296-6249

Building/Room: Garrand 305

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Laawna Murchison, MN-E, RNC-NIC

Assistant Teaching Professor

Phone: (206) 296-5682

Building/Room: Garrand 306

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Madlyn Murrey, MN, RN, NE-BC

Associate Teaching Professor

Phone: (206) 296-6950

Building/Room: Garrand 306

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Robin Narruhn, PhD, RN

PhD, University of Washington

Associate Professor

Phone: (206) 296-2389

Building/Room: Bannan 574

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Jaime Navetta, DNP, RN, CNE

DNP, Seattle University
MN, University of Washington
BSN, Seattle University
BA, Psychology, University of Washington

Assistant Clinical Professor
Interim Associate Dean for Undergraduate Programs

Phone: (206) 296-2242

Building/Room: Garrand 200-F

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Melissa Owen, PhD

Associate Professor
N. Jean Bushman Endowed Chair

Phone: (206) 296-2638

Building/Room: Garrand 414

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Christina Popchoi, BS, RDMS, RVT

BS, Diagnostic Ultrasound, Seattle University

Assistant Teaching Professor

Phone: (206) 296-5958

Building/Room: Chardin 107

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Sarah Rainville, MN, RN

Adjunct Professor

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Jarylin Reese, DNP, ARNP, FNP-C, RN, BS

Adjunct Professor

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Natalie Rejto, MN, CRN, PhD Student

Adjunct Professor

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Kumhee Ro, DNP, FNP-BC, FAANP

DNP, University of Washington
Post-Master's Certificate, University of Washington
MN, University of Washington
BSN, University of Washington

Assistant Professor
On leave of absence for RWJF health policy fellowship 2022 to Spring of 2024
Fellow, American Association of Nurse Practitioners

Phone: (206) 296-5677

Building/Room: Garrand 412

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Gayle Robinson, PhD, RN

Assistant Professor
Dr. Lester and Mary Ann Sauvage Endowed Professorship

Phone: (206) 296-2174

Building/Room: Bannan 568

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Teresa Sagapolutele, BS, BA, RDCS, RVT, CHT

BS, Diagnostic Ultrasound, Seattle University
BA, Humanities, Seattle University

Instructor
Clinical Coordinator

Phone: 206-296-5660

Building/Room: Chardin 107

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Rebecca Schwaegler, BS, RDCS, RDMS

BS, Diagnostic Ultrasound, Seattle University

Adjunct Professor

Building/Room: Chardin 109

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Carol Shade, DNP, MS, RN, CPHIMS, FHIMSS

Adjunct Professor

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Mary Shelkey, PhD, GNP-BC, ARNP

Associate Clinical Professor
Director, Adult-Gerontology Primary Care Nurse Practitioner Program

Phone: (206) 296-5654

Building/Room: Garrand 312

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Alic G. Shook, PhD, RN

PhD, University of Washington, School of Nursing
BSN, Goldfarb School of Nursing at Barnes-Jewish College
BA, English, Mills College

Assistant Professor

Phone: (206) 296-2556

Building/Room: Bannan 571

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Mo-Kyung Sin, PhD, RN, FGSA, FAAN

Post-Doctoral, University of Washington
PhD, University of Alabama at Birmingham
MSN, University of South Florida
BSN, University of South Florida

Professor
Dr. Lester and Mary Ann Sauvage Endowed Professorship
Fellow, Gerontological Society of America

Phone: (206) 296-5667

Building/Room: Garrand 313

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Alyssa Spingola, MSN, ARNP

Assistant Teaching Professor

Phone: (206) 220-8447

Building/Room: Garrand 409

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Margot Sprague, MSN, RN

Assistant Teaching Professor

Phone: (206) 296-5666

Building/Room: Garrand 407

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Diane Fuller Switzer, DNP, ARNP, FNP-BC, ENP-BC, ENP-C, FAEN, FAANP

Associate Professor
Affiliate Faculty in Ethics & Transformative Technologies
Fellow, Academy of Emergency Nursing
Fellow, American Association of Nurse Practitioners

Phone: (206) 296-5611

Building/Room: Garrand 309

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Annette J. Thomas, PhD, RN

PhD, University of Washington

Assistant Professor

Phone: (206) 296-2343

Building/Room: Bannan 573

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Jonnae Tillman, DNP, PMHNP-BC

Assistant Clinical Professor
Director, Psychiatric Mental Health Program

Phone: (206) 296-5674

Building/Room: Bannan 572

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Teresa van Winkle, MPH, BSN, RN, CPN

Assistant Teaching Professor
Director, Advanced Practice Nursing Immersion (APNI) Program

Phone: (206) 296-6228

Building/Room: Garrand 311

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Amy Walker, PhD, RN

Professor

Phone: (206) 296-5686

Building/Room: Garrand 302

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Benjamin White, PhD, RN

Assistant Professor

Phone: (206) 296-5683

Building/Room: Bannan 576

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Colleen Woolsey, PhD, ARNP

Assistant Professor

Phone: (206) 296-2220

Building/Room: Bannan 566