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Organizational Chart

Learn about the structure of the School of Health Professions, including leaders of each of our eight academic departments.

Dean, University of Kansas School of Health Professions

Abiodun Akinwuntan, Ph.D., MPH, MBA, FASAHP, FACRM

Associate Dean for Academic and Student Affairs

Jeff Radel, Ph.D.

Associate Dean for Faculty Practice and Community Partnership

Dave Burnett, Ph.D.

Associate Dean for Research

Jacob Sosnoff, Ph.D.

Chair, Department of Clinical Laboratory Sciences

Eric Elsinghorst, Ph.D.

Chair, Department of Dietetics and Nutrition

Debra Sullivan, Ph.D.

Chair, Department of Health Information Management

Rosann McLean, D.H.Sc.

Chair, Department of Hearing and Speech

Tiffany Johnson, Ph.D.

Chair, Department of Nurse Anesthesia Education

Donna Nyght, DNP

Chair, Department of Occupational Therapy Education

Dory Sabata, OTD

Chair, Department of Physical Therapy, Rehabilitation Science and Athletic Training

Patricia Kluding, Ph.D.

Vice Chair of Physical Therapy, Rehabilitation Science and Athletic Training

LesLee Taylor, Ph.D.

Chair, Department of Respiratory Care and Diagnostic Science

Dave Burnett, Ph.D.

Co-Program Directors, Diagnostic Ultrasound and Vascular Technology

Candace Houghton, B.A.

Vicky Martin, MHSA

Program Director, Cardiovascular Sonography

Turi Wiedner, MBA

Program Director, Nuclear Medicine Technology

Kellee George, M.S.

KU School of Health Professions

KU School of Health Professions
KU Medical Center
3901 Rainbow Blvd
Mailstop 2007
Kansas City, KS 66160
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