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Bouvé College of Health Sciences is comprised of three preeminent schools of study encompassing approximately 1,000 faculty and staff, 5,000 students, and 40,000 alumni.

The Office of the Dean’s teams and senior leadership group are charged with managing the college’s intricate ecosystem—overseeing academics, research, fiscal stewardship, fundraising, communications, enrollment, and student services. Their administrative focus ensures that education and innovative discovery can flourish and evolve.

Susan L. Parish, PhD, MSW

Dr. Parish is dean of the Bouvé College of Health Sciences and professor of health sciences at Northeastern University. Prior to joining Northeastern, she was the inaugural Nancy Lurie Marks Endowed Professor of Disability Policy and Director of the Lurie Institute for Disability Policy at the Heller School for Social Policy and Management, at Brandeis University. Her research examines the health and financial well-being of children and adults with disabilities, and their caregiving families.

Her work, supported by more than $12 million of external funding, has resulted in more than 130 articles, book chapters, policy briefs and monographs, including more than 100 scholarly articles in peer-reviewed journals. Current funders include the National Institute on Child and Human Development (NIH), and the National Institute on Disability, Independent Living and Rehabilitation Research. She is currently co-principal investigator on the National Center on Parenting with Disabilities (funded by NIDILRR) and co-principal investigator of a five-year, NIH-funded R01 that is examining pregnancy outcomes of women with intellectual disabilities.

Susan Parish - Dean of Bouvé College of Health Sciences

Office of the Dean Staff

Rhonda Board
Associate Professor and Interim Dean of School of Nursing

617-373-5248
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Rhonda Board - Bouvé College of Health Sciences

John Bowen
Interim Associate Dean and Director of Development

617-373-3320
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John Bowen - Bouvé College of Health Sciences

Carmen C. Sceppa
Senior Associate Dean of Academic Affairs and Professor

617-373-5543
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Carmen C. Sceppa - Bouvé College of Health Sciences

Barbara Guthrie
Professor and Associate Dean of Faculty

617-373-5543
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Barbara Guthrie - Bouvé College of Health Sciences

Maura Iversen
Professor and Associate Dean of Clinical Education,
Rehabilitation, and New Initiatives

617-373-5543
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Maura Iversen - Bouveé College of Health Sciences

Teresa Jefferson
Executive Director of Marketing and Communications

617-373-2898
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Teresa Jefferson - Bouvé College of Health Sciences

Alfredo Perez Hidalgo
Associate Dean of Administration and Finance

617-373-5010
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Alfredo Perez Hidalgo - Bouvé College of Health Sciences

John Reynolds
Professor and Dean of School of Pharmacy

617-373-5003
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John Reynolds - Bouvé College of Health Sciences

Eugene Tunik
Professor and Associate Dean of Research

617-373-2924
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Gene Tunik - Bouvé College of Health Sciences

Tracy Robinson-Wood
Professor and Associate Dean of Diversity, Inclusion and Equity

617-373-5937
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Tracy Robinson-Wood - Bouvé College of Health Sciences

Carmen C. Sceppa
Senior Associate Dean of Academic Affairs and Professor

617-373-5543
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Carmen C. Sceppa - Bouvé College of Health Sciences

Demetrius Richmond
Senior Director of Student Services

617-373-3320
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Demetrius Richmond - Bouvé College of Health Sciences

Cathrine Hamilton
Senior Director, Graduate Enrollment Management

617-373-3501
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Catherine Hamilton

Joshua Belfiore
Administrative Assistant

617-373-3320
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Josh Belfiore - Bouvé College of Health Sciences, Northeastern University

Mariana De Paula
Graduate Student Services Coordinator

617-373-4701
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Mariana De Paula

Patrick Fama
Graduate Academic Advisor

617-373-5543
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Patrick Fama - Bouvé College of Health Sciences

Deanna Harding
Academic Advisor — Pharmacy

617-373-8767
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Deanna Harding - Bouvé College of Health Sciences

Gail Horn
Academic Advisor — Nursing (Burlington Campus)

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José Ivan Roman
Academic Advisor — Physical Therapy

617-373-2312
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José Roman - Bouvé College of Health Services

Tia Keck
Graduate Academic Advisor — Nursing (Charlotte Campus)

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Melissa Hagerstrom
Associate Director of Undergraduate Recruitment

617-373-5733
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Melissa Hagerstrom - Bouvé College of Health Sciences, Northeastern University

Olivia LeClair
Academic Advisor — Health Sciences

617-373-3609
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Olivia LeClair - Bouvé College of Health Sciences

Courtney Lewis
Associate Director of Academic Advising

617-373-2731
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Tess Spector-Prague
Academic Advisor — Nursing

617-373-7786
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Tess Spector Prague - Bouvé College of Health Sciences

Yaneli Townsend
Academic Advisor — Health Sciences/Pharmacy

617-373-5543
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Yaneli Townsend - Bouvé College of Health Services

Alfredo Perez Hidalgo
Associate Dean of Administration and Finance

617-373-5010
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Taryn Anastas
Administrative Coordinator

617-373-3323
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Taryn Anastas - Bouvé College of Health Sciences

Ben Brown
Administrative Assistant

617-373-6303
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Heather Daly
Assistant Director of Academic Operations

617-373-8137
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Christina Kasauskas
Administrative Assistant

617-373-8552
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Christina Kasauskas - Bouvé College of Health Sciences

Lauren Kiley
Personnel Operations Manager

617-373-8453
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Lauren Kiley - Bouvé College of Health Sciences

Jacinta Lavallee
Director of Personnel

617-373-3369
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Heather Miller
Executive Assistant to Dean Susan Parish

617-373-3321
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Heather Miller - Bouvé College of Health Sciences

Peter Mitchell
Budget Director

617-373-4345
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Markus Rabelo
Director of Data Management and Analysis

617-373-3590
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Marcus Rabelo - Bouvé College of Health Sciences

Teresa Jefferson
Executive Director of Marketing and Communications

617-373-2898
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Teresa Jefferson - Bouvé College of Health Sciences

Bill Ibelle
Editorial Director

617-373-3828
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Bill Ibelle - Bouvé College of Health Sciences

Deirdre Ni Chonaill
Senior Web Developer & Designer

617-373-8764
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Deirdre Ni Chonaill - Bouvé College of Health Sciences

Emily Outcalt
Digital Media Specialist

617-373-3547
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Emily Outcalt - Bouvé College of Health Sciences

John Bowen
Interim Associate Dean and Director of Development

617-373-3320
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Tracey Geary
Senior Development Officer

617-373-6916
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Tracy Geary - Bouvé College of Health Sciences

Julie Norton
Director of Health Sciences Entrepreneurs &
Senior Development Officer

617-373-4839
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Julie Norton - Bouvé College of Health Sciences

Jennifer Trapp
Senior Development Officer

617-373-8831
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Jenn Trapp - Bouvé College of Health Sciences

Christine Cyphers
Development Associate

617-373-4242
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Christine Cyphers - Bouvé of Health Sciences