IPS Fellows

Individual leaders are encouraged to join in our efforts to elevate the cause of patient safety though our fellowship program. Fellows are offered three levels of affiliation with a three- to five-year commitment depending on the level of education and professional position. Benefits of affiliation include exclusive communications, the ability to participate in planning and evaluations, eligibility for support resources and the ability to apply for IPS funding through our competitive grant program.

Overview of Requirements to become a Fellow. For more information, please email us at ips@unthsc.edu

Fellows

Robert Barber, PhD
Interim Chairman and Associate Professor, Molecular and Medical Genetics
UNT Health Science Center

Paul Bowman, MD
Chairman and Professor, Pediatrics
UNT Health

Harvey Brenner, PhD
Professor, Behavioral and Community Health
UNT Health Science Center

Nicoleta Bugnariu, PT, PhD
Associate Dean and Associate Professor, Physical Therapy Program
UNT Health Science Center

Darrin D’Agostino, DO, MPH, MBA
Associate Dean, Community Health
UNT Health Science Center

David Farmer, PhD
Director, Interprofessional Education
UNT Health Science Center

Brett P. Giroir, MD
Special Advisor to the President
UNT Health Science Center

Jose Gonzalez, MD, JD, Med
Vice President
Cook Children’s Health Plan & Center for Children’s Health

Michael R. Hicks, MD, MBA
Executive Vice President, Clinical Affairs
UNT Health Science Center

Kollier Hinkle, MD
Assistant Dean, Clinical Education
UNT Health Science Center

Michael Jann, PharmD
Chairman and Professor, Pharmacotherapy
UNT Health Science Center

William Jordan, DO, FACOI
Associate Professor, Office of the President
UNT Health Science Center

Janice Knebl, DO
Division Chief, Geriatrics
UNT Health Science Center

Thad Miller, DrPH
Interim Chairman and Associate Professor, Health Management and Policy
UNT Health Science Center

Lisa Nash, DO
Associate Dean and Associate Professor, Family Medicine
UNT Health Science Center

Frank Papa, PhD
Associate Dean, Curricular Design and Faculty Development
Director, Academy of Medical Educators
Professor, Medical Education
UNT Health Science Center

Claire Peel, PhD, PT
Vice President for Academic Resources and Dean, School of Health Professions
UNT Health Science Center

Frank Rosinia, MD
Chief Quality Officer
UNT Health Science Center and John Peter Smith Health Network

Kay Sanders, DNP, CRNA
Director and Professor, School of Nurse Anesthesia
TCU

David Sterling, PhD
Professor and Chair, Environmental and Occupational Health Sciences
UNT Health Science Center

Tristan Tayag, MSE
Professor, Department of Engineering
TCU

Susan Weeks, DNP, RN
Dean, Harris College of Nursing and Health Sciences
TCU

Annesha White, PharmD, MS, PhD
Assistant Dean for Assessment, UNT System College of Pharmacy
UNT Health Science Center

Mithu Wijesundara, PhD
Principal Research Scientist
UT Arlington Research Institute

Lorrainea K. Williams
Patient/Medication Safety Officer
Cook Children’s Medical Center

Michael R. Williams, DO, MD
President
UNT Health Science Center

Associate Fellows

Joe Allred, PhD
Associate Vice President, Research Development and Commercialization
UNT Health Science Center

Jerry Davis
Lecturer, Nuclear Engineering Technology Program
UNT Denton

Tom Fairchild, PhD
Vice President, Organizational Excellence
UNT Health Science Center

Jim Henry
Design Principal
HDRINC.com

Gina Hill, PhD
Associate Professor, Department of Nutritional Sciences
TCU

Danny Jensen, MA
Associate Vice Chancellor for Governmental Affairs and Vice President for Governmental Affairs
UNT System and UNT Health Science Center

Janet Jowitt, RN
Chief Nursing Officer
UNT Health Science Center

Rae Kusnit, RN
Director of Quality and Risk Management
HCA Healthcare

Pam McFadden
Associate Vice President, Professional and Continuing Education
UNT Health Science Center

Joann Sanders, MD
Chief Quality Officer
Cook Children’s Medical Center

Lori M. T. Wasson, DO
Medical Director of Laboratory and Pathology
Texas Health Resources

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