Expertise 

Innovations in Aging programs curricula and courses were thoughtfully constructed by aging experts from across the University of Arizona. 

 

Interim Program Chair

Linda Phillips, RN, PhD, FAAN, FGSA

College of Medicine – Tucson

Interim Chair, Innovations in Aging GIDP Executive Committee

Senior Director of Research & Education, Arizona Geriatrics Workforce Enhancement Program, Arizona Center on Aging

Medical and Nursing Faculty

Professor Emerita, UCLA Nursing

Executive Committee Members

Mindy Fain, MD

College of Medicine – Tucson

Innovations in Aging GIDP Executive Committee Member

Co-Director, Arizona Center on Aging

Section Chief of Geriatrics, General Medicine, and Palliative Medicine

Associate Professor, Nursing

Executive Director of Practice, Innovation in Health Sciences

Kathy Insel, PhD, RN

College of Nursing

Innovations in Aging GIDP Executive Committee Member

Professor, Nursing

Chair, Biobehavioral Health Science Division

Jeannie Lee, PharmD, BCPS, BCGP, FASHP

College of Pharmacy

Innovations in Aging GIDP Executive Committee Member

Associate Professor, Pharmacy Practice-Science

Assistant Dean, Pharmacy Student Services

Clinical Associate Professor, Medicine

Lisa O’Neill, DBH, MPH

College of Medicine – Tucson

Innovations in Aging GIDP Executive Committee Member

Associate Director, Medical Research / Education

Clinical Assistant Professor, Medicine

Amanda Sokan, PhD, MHA, LL.B

Mel & Enid Zuckerman College of Public Health

Innovations in Aging GIDP Executive Committee Member

Assistant Professor, Public Health

Additional Faculty

David Beyda, MD

College of Medicine – Phoenix

Chair and Professor, Department of Bioethics and Medical Humanism

Professor, Child Health

Director, Global Health Program

Instructional Designer

Jon Kevan, MEd

UArizona Health Sciences Global and Online

Instructional Designer, Online and Microcampus Programs