SHS Directory

Meet our Amazing Team

We have an incredibly talented team of faculty and staff.

Together, we have one overarching goal...

To create some of the best graduate health sciences programs in the nation!

School of Health Sciences Leadership

Dr. Lou Fincher

Dean, School of Health Sciences

School of Health Sciences Admissions


Tracie Rinehardt, MPH

Coordinator of Admissions, School of Health Sciences

School of Health Sciences Information & Technology Services

René Trudeau

Hardware & Software Support Specialist

School of Health Sciences Research


Dr. Ted Angelopoulos

Director of Research for the School of Health Sciences, Director of the Obesity Research Center, Professor

Department of Athletic Training


Prof. Dennis Cobler

Chair, Associate Professor


Prof. Brianne Kilbourne

Assistant Professor


Breanna Davenport

Athletic Training Site Supervisor


Melissa Davis

Athletic Trainer


Beth Funkhouser

Clinical Education Coordinator, Instructor

Department of Occupational Therapy 


Dr. John Jackson

Chair, Assistant Professor


Prof. Teri Gilley

Fieldwork Coordinator, Instructor


Dr. Lynne Umbarger

Clinical Assistant Professor


Dr. Stephanie Williams

Clinical Assistant Professor

Department of Physician Assistant Studies


Dr. Scott Richards

Chair, Associate Professor


Dr. Jim McDowell

Medical Director


Dr. Tony Clary

Director of Clinical Education/Principal Faculty


Prof. Steven Wilson

Principal Faculty


Dr. Chantelle Wolpert

Research Coordinator/Principal Faculty

Department of Physical Therapy


Dr. Jean Irion

Chair, Professor


Dr. Eric Coley

Academic Coordinator of Clinical Education


Dr. Ted Angelopoulos

Director of Research for the School of Health Sciences, Director of the Obesity Research Center, Professor


Dr. Kristi Angelopoulou

Visiting Assistant Professor


Dr. Julia Castleberry

Director of the Falls Prevention Center, Assistant Professor


Dr. John Graham

Professor


Dr. Glenn Irion

Professor


Kendra McReynolds

Adjunct Professor

Pre-Health Program

Dr. R. Christopher Qualls

Pre-Health Director, Professor of Psychology

Administrative Assistants


Laura Dowell, MA

Administrative Assistant

Department of Physician Assistant Studies



Anne Richards, BA

Administrative Assistant

School of Health Sciences


Judy Sweat, AA

Administrative Assistant

Department of Physical Therapy/Department of Occupational Therapy


Emory, Va. Campus: P.O. Box 947, Emory, Va. 24327 (map)    276.944.4121
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