NSU HPD Catalog 2021-2022

612 Health Professions Division—Full-Time Faculty Members Kevin D. Avilés Oliveras Academic Facilitator/Instructor, Pharmaceutical Sciences B.S., University of Puerto Rico—Arecibo, 2016 Pharm.D., Nova Southeastern University, 2020 Kalumi Ayala Clinical Assistant Professor, Pharmacy Practice Pharm.D., Nova Southeastern University, 2005 Tonni Bacoat-Jones Assistant Professor, Basic Sciences B.S., Bennett College, 1981 D.O., Des Moines University, 1994 M.P.H., GeorgeWashington University Milken School of Public Health, 2020 Annette Bade Associate Professor, Optometry B.A., Emory University, 1987 O.D., Southeastern University of the Health Sciences, 1993 M.S., Nova Southeastern University, 2014 Diplomate, American Board of Optometry Fellow, American Academy of Optometry Camille Baldwin Coordinator, Clinical Services Assistant Professor, College of Nursing B.S., West Texas A&M University, 1996 M.S.N., Florida Atlantic University, 2006 Ed.D., Nova Southeastern University, 2017 Danielle Barber Assistant Professor, Occupational Therapy A.A., Broward Community College, 2007 B.S., Florida International University, 2009 M.S., Florida International University, 2010 Tye Ed Barber Assistant Professor, Family Medicine B.A., University of South Florida, 1987 Ph.D., University of Florida, 1992 D.O., Nova Southeastern University, 2006 Sylwia Bareja Assistant Professor, PA Program—Fort Myers Bachelor of Marketing and Ecology, University of Management and EcologyWarsaw, Poland, 2000 M.M.S., Nova Southeastern University, 2007 Patrick E. Barry Assistant Professor, Osteopathic Principles and Practice B.S., Kansas State University, 2006 D.O., Kansas City University of Medicine and Biosciences, Osteopathic Medicine, 2012 Liana Basceanu-Sarbu Assistant Professor, Periodontology D.D.S., New York University, 1989 Kyle Bauckman Assistant Professor, Medical Education B.S., University of Florida, 2006 Ph.D., University of South Florida, 2014 Alissa Baum Instructor, Nutrition B.S., University of Florida, 2003 M.S., Nova Southeastern University, 2005 Pys.D., Nova Southeastern University, 2010 Lisa Baumbach-Reardon Associate Professor, Basic Sciences B.A., University of Florida, 1980 Ph.D., University of Florida, 1986 Christine A. Beliard Associate Professor, Couple and Family Therapy M.S., University of Houston—Clear Lake, 2008 Ph.D., Florida State University, 2011 Vladimir Beljanski Assistant Professor, Population Health Sciences B.S., University of Belgrade, 1996 M.S., University of Belgrade, 1998 Ph.D., Emory University, 2004 Jennifer Bencsik Director, Clinical Education, Cardiopulmonary Sciences Assistant Professor, Cardiopulmonary Sciences A.A.S., Sinclair Community College, 2003 B.S., Bellevue University, 2011 M.H.A., Bellevue University, 2012 Yehuda Benjamin Assistant Professor, Department of Endodontics D.M.D., University of Florida, 2009 M.S., University of Florida, 2016 Certificate—Endodontics, University of Florida, 2016 Tiana Berezu Assistant Professor, Optometry M.A., University of Odessa—Ukraine, 1998 B.S., Nova Southeastern University, 2016 O.D., Nova Southeastern University, 2018 Fellow, American Academy of Optometry, 2019 Karen Berger Assistant Professor, Pharmacy Practice Pharm.D., University of Florida, 2009 Iris Berryhill Assistant Professor B.S.N., Nova Southeastern University, 1996 M.S.N., University of Phoenix, 2013 D.N.P., Chamberlain College of Nursing, 2016 Eulogio Besada Professor, Optometry B.S., University of Puerto Rico, 1979 M.S., University of Houston, 1982 O.D., University of Houston, 1989 Fellow, American Academy of Optometry