School of Nursing & Health Studies Listing

Explore the profiles of our core faculty members and view lists of affiliate faculty and emeritus faculty. Profiles include information on courses taught and research & scholarship.



Adjunct Faculty

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Affiliate Faculty

June Altaras, RN, BSN, MN
Affiliate Instructor
Executive Vice President, Chief Quality, Safety and Nursing Officer, MultiCare Health System
Greta Anaman, MS, RN
Affiliate Instructor
Critical Care Services, Harborview Medical Center and Ethics Consultant, Harborview Medical Center
Miae Aramori, SUDP, MPHAffiliate InstructorDirector Community Health Solutions, Emergent BioSolutions
David Baure, RN, MN
Affiliate Instructor
UWB Alumni, Program Manager III Public Health- Seattle & King County
Karen Bowman, MN, RN, COHN-S
Affiliate Instructor
UWB Alumni, Karen Bowman & Associates, Inc.; Seattle King County Public
Health’s Coalition of Healthcare Professionals to Reduce Firearm injury and Death,
Occupational and Environmental Health Nurse Specialist for the Washington State Nurses Association
Tracy Brazg, PhD, MSW, MPH
Affiliate Instructor

Director of Operations, Center for Health Sciences Interprofessional Education
Ethics Consultant, UW Medical Center
Delilah Bruskas
Affiliate Instructor
Legal Nurse Consultant, Kaiser Permanente Peer-Reviewer for the Permanente Journal, and Contributing Faculty for the College of Nursing Graduate Program at Walden University
Alex CahanaAffiliate ProfessorChief Medical Officer and EMEA Market Lead at ConsensysHealth; Blockchain Expert
for the UN/CEFACT, Economic Commission Europe; Advisor Global Blockchain
Ventures; Ark Investment
Todd ConawayAffiliate InstructorSenior Computer Specialist, University of Washington Bothell
Cheryl L. Cooke, PhD, DNP, PMHNP-BCAffiliate InstructorAdvance Registered Nurse Practitioner and Owner, Cooke Therapy PLLC
Timothy Ehling, MN, RN
Affiliate Instructor
Director of Inpatient Nursing, Director, Clinical Operations Integration, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Center
Dr. Damarys Espinoza
Affiliate Instructor
Vice President of Equity and Community Engagement, Planned Parenthood
Robin Fenn, Ph.D., LICSWAffiliate Instructor
Professor/Chair of Public Health at Bastyr University
Tara James, RN, MNAffiliate InstructorUWB Lecturer, Evergreen Hospital Instructor and Coordinator
Deborah Kelly, MN, RN
Affiliate Instructor
UWB Alumni, Consultant at NetworxHealth
Jefferson Ketchel, MA RS
Affiliate Instructor
UWB Alumni, Executive Director at Washington State Public Health Association; Adjunct Faculty at Bastyr University
Akiko Kondo, PhD, RNAffiliate ProfessorProfessor, International Nursing Development, Graduate School of Health Sciences,
Tokyo Medical and Dental University, Tokyo, Japan
Sue Kraemer
Affiliate Instructor
Tableau Software, Academic Programs Instructional Designer
Kristen LabrecqueAffiliate InstructorHealth Professions and Health Science Pathways Manager, University of Washington Bothell
Nancy Lee, MBA
Affiliate Instructor
Founder and President of Social Marketing Services, Inc.
James Lomen, MN, RN
Affiliate Instructor
UWB Alumni, Assistant Teaching Professor at Thompson Rivers University School of Nursing
Kammi Lopez
Affiliate Instructor
King County Public Health Adult Nurse Practitioner
Amanda Morse, MPHAffiliate Instructor
UWB Lecturer, UWS Clinical Instructor, PhD Student Queen’s University Belfast
Dana Nelson-Peterson, DNP, MN, RN, NE-A, BC
Affiliate Instructor
UWB Alumni, Division Vice President, Nursing Operations for Virginia Mason Franciscan Health
Jodilyn Owen, LM, CPMAffiliate InstructorClinical Director at Rainier Valley Community Clinic; WA State Midwifery COVID-19 Response Coalition
Leadership Team
Julie Planchon Wolf, MLIS
Affiliate Instructor
Member of Medical Library Association; Research & Instruction/Nursing & Health Studies Librarian UW Bothell
Hallie Pritchett, MPH
Affiliate Instructor
Community Health Education Manager at Fred Hutch
June Robinson, MSAffiliate InstructorState Senator and Former State Representative
Shannon Roosma-Goldstein, MPH, BSN, RNAffiliate InstructorNursing Education and Practice Specialist, Nursing Professional Practice and Development, Kaiser Permanente Washington
Miryha RunnerstromAffiliate Assistant ProfessorUniversity of Washington Bothell
Gayle ShimokuraAffiliate Instructor
Lake Washington Institute of Technology
Jason Smith
Affiliate Instructor
Vice President of Human Resources at Everett Community College
Myduc Ta, PhD, MPH
Affiliate Instructor
Epidemiologist Public Health – Seattle & King County
Charleen Tachibana, DNP, MN, RN, FAANAffiliate Assistant ProfessorSVP, Chief Quality, Safety & Patient Experience Officer, Virginia Mason Franciscan Health
Lisa Taylor-Swanson, PhD, MAcOM, LAc
Affiliate Instructor
Assistant Professor, University of Utah College of Nursing
Claude Weedon, RN, MN, CEN, CCRN
Affiliate Instructor
UWB Alumni, American Association of Critical Care Nurses; Emergency Nurse Association
Anna WinquistAffiliate InstructorAssistant Professor, College of Nursing University of Colorado Anschutz
Marco Zenone, MSAffiliate InstructorResearch Associate at University of British ColumbiaPursuing PhD in Public Health and Policy, The London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine

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Emeritus Faculty

Emeriti Faculty are appointed with a vote of the faculty by their school after serving a minimum of 10 years at the University of Washington.

The School of Nursing and Health Studies recognizes the extraordinary efforts of our Emeriti faculty listed here, several who served our school since its inception in 1990.

  • Mary Abrums
    Associate Professor Emeritus
  • David Allen
    Professor Emeritus
  • Mary Baroni
    Professor Emeritus
  • Andrea Kovalesky
    Associate Professor Emeritus
  • Carol Leppa
    Professor Emeritus
  • Anne Loustau
    Professor Emeritus
  • Jerelyn Resnick
    Principal Lecturer Emeritus
  • Elizabeth Madison
    Senior Lecturer Emeritus
  • Suzanne Sikma
    Professor Emeritus
  • Linda Westbrook
    Senior Lecturer Emeritus