Advisory Board

The advisory board, meeting quarterly, provides advice and support to the director and/or staff. They will review policies and procedures as well as bring forward university and program issues requiring discussion and resolution.


Payam Anadalib

Clinical Professor/Academic Specialist
PNB/Surgical Neurophysiology and Intraoperative Neuromonitoring Program

Laurie C. Caines, MD

Associate Professor of Medicine
Interim Associate Dean of Clinical Medical Education
School of Medicine


Jason Irizarry

Professor and Associate Dean for Academic Affairs
Department of Curriculum and Instruction


Steven M. Lepowsky

Dean, School of Dental Medicine

Jennifer Luciano

Director of Experiential Education
School of Pharmacy

Liane Lussier-Smith, LCSW

Interim Director of Practicum Education
School of Social Worky

Annette Maruca

Interim Associate Dean for Academic Affairs
Clinical Professor

Justin Nash

Department Head & Professor, Department of Allied Health Sciences



Neal Olderman

Director, State Authorization


Jon Rizzo, PhD, PT, ATC

Director of Clinical Education

Doctor of Physical Therapy Program



Lucinda Soares-Gonzalez

Associate Department Head (Clinical Education) & Associate Clinical Professor
Department of Speech, Language & Hearing Sciences

Debra Vardon

Clinical Training Program
PSC Administrative Manager