James Madison University

Health Professions Faculty/Staff

For general information about health professions, email healthprofessions@jmu.edu.

Name Office Phone Email
Dr. Kirk Armstrong
Health Professions - Academic Unit Head
HBS 3095 (540) 568-7658 armst2kj@jmu.edu
Alison Trocchia
Administrative Program Support Specialist
HBS 3092 (540) 568-5645 trocchah@jmu.edu
Athletic Training
Dr. Jamie Frye
Program Director
HBS 2008 540-568-8836 fryejl@jmu.edu
Stephanie Lewis
Administrative Office Assistant
HBS 2012 540-568-8935 lewisse@jmu.edu
B. Kent Diduch - M.D.
Program Medical Director
GODW 128 540-568-6562 diduchbk@jmu.edu
Dr. Paula Maxwell HBS 5051C 540-568-8872 maxwelpj@jmu.edu
Maegan Michalik HBS 2010 540-568-2832 michalmr@jmu.edu
Dr. Connie Peterson HBS 2016 540-568-7085 peterscl@jmu.edu
Dietetics
Dr. Jennifer Walsh
Program Director (Interim)
HBS 2024 540-568-6362 walsh5jr@jmu.edu
Dr. Jeremy Akers
Program Coordinator
HBS 2028 540-568-8974 akersjd@jmu.edu
Stephanie Lewis
Administrative Office Assistant
HBS 2012 540-568-8935 lewisse@jmu.edu
Dr.  A. Laura Dengo HBS 2026 540-568-8971 dengofal@jmu.edu
Brandon Theimer HBS 3071 540-568-6362 theimebp@jmu.edu
Dr. Danielle Torisky HBS 2030 540-568-6579 toriskdm@jmu.edu
Amy Barnitz Wild 
Dietetics Lab Manager
HBS G012B 540-568-8921 barnitax@jmu.edu
Health Services Administration
Dr. April Temple
Program Director (Interim)
HBS 2020 540-568-3816 templ2al@jmu.edu
Dr. David Cockley HBS 2018 540-568-2834 cocklede@jmu.edu
Kay Harrison HBS 2006 540-568-3472 harri3ka@jmu.edu
Dr. Jon Thompson
Emeritus
thompsjm@jmu.edu
Dr. Helen You HBS 2056 540-568-3958 youxx@jmu.edu
Occupational Therapy
Elizabeth Richardson
Program Director (interim)
HBS 2046 540-568-7749 richaree@jmu.edu
Lisa Snider
Administrative Office Assistant
HBS 2051 540-568-2399 sniderlk@jmu.edu
Dr. Jeanne Wenos HBS 2048 540-568-2841 wenosjz@jmu.edu
Dr. Amy Russell Yun HBS 2054 540-568-2310 russelax@jmu.edu
Physician Assistant Studies
Jerry Weniger
Program Director
HBS 4056 540-568-8171 wenigegr@jmu.edu
Samantha Altenberger
Office Manager
HBS 4054 540-568-2395 altenbsl@jmu.edu
Bree Emurian
Fiscal Manager
HBS 4060 540-568-7521 emuriabd@jmu.edu
Dr. Tomer Feldman
Medical Director
N/A N/A feldmatx@jmu.edu
Kristy Liskey HBS 4062 540-568-2609 liskeykc@jmu.edu
Sharon Maiewski HBS 4055 540-568-2392 maiewssf@jmu.edu
Whitney Simmons HBS 4050 540-568-7522 simmo3wr@jmu.edu
Ashley Skelly HBS 4052 540-568-8168 skellyaw@jmu.edu

Announcements


  • 12/12/17: The department has been divided into the Department of Health Sciences and the Department of Health Professions
  • How to declare a Health Sciences Major
  • JMU Summer Hours
    Business hours from May 6 - August 16, 2013 will be Monday - Thursday, 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. and Friday, 8:00 a.m. - noon.