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Diane U. Jette, PT, DSc, FAPTA

Diane Jette
Adjunct Professor
Physical Therapy
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Dr. Jette is Adjunct Professor in the Physical Therapy Department at MGH Institute of Health Professions. She formerly held the position of Associate Chair and Professor. She holds a doctorate in Epidemiology and Biostatistics from Boston University’s School of Public Health, a master’s in Physical...

Michael Ruggiero, MHS, PA-C

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Instructor
Physician Assistant Studies
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Michael is Instructor in the Department of Physician Assistant Studies, who joined the Institute in April 2014. While pursuing his undergraduate degree in Sports Medicine, he was a team athletic trainer for division I and II sports programs. He later earned a Masters Degree in Health Science and...

Howard Shane, PhD, CCC-SLP

Howard Shane
Professor
Communication Sciences and Disorders
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Howard C. Shane, PhD, CCC-SLP, has been affiliated with the Institute since 1996 and is full Professor in the Department of Communication Sciences and Disorders , where he teaches courses in Autism, Motor Speech Disorders and Augmentative and Alternative Communication for the Master of Science in...

Leslie Portney, DPT, PhD, FAPTA

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Dean Emerita
School of Health and Rehabilitation Sciences
Physical Therapy
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Dr. Portney retired as Dean of the School of Health and Rehabilitation Sciences and is now Dean Emerita at MGH Institute of Health Professions. Prior to this she served as Interim Dean, and Chair of the Department of Physical Therapy . Dr. Portney joined the MGH Institute in 1990, having served in...

Joanne Rowley, RN, MS, HNB-BC

Joanne Rowley
Adjunct Assistant Professor, Mind Body Health and Healing
Nursing
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As a Clinical Nurse Specialist and Holistic Nurse, Joanne Rowley is a clinical provider for the MGH Wellness Center in Revere a service of the Benson Henry Institute. At the Wellness Center, she facilitates Mind-Body Specialty groups for anxiety /depression, pain, sleep and smoking cessation and...

Kathleen M. Miller, RN, PhD, MA, AHN-BC

Kathleen Miller
Adjunct Assistant Professor
Nursing
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Dr. Miller is Adjunct Assistant Professor in the School of Nursing, where she teaches in the interprofessional Mind Body Health and Healing Certificate program . Kathleen is Director of the Wellness Center, a service of the Benson Henry Institute for Mind Body Medicine at Mass General Hospital. The...

Gaurdia E. Banister, PhD, RN, FAAN

Guardia Banister
Adjunct Professor
Nursing
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Gaurdia E. Banister is Adjunct Professor in the School of Nursing at MGH Institute of Health Professions. Dr. Banister is executive director of the Institute for Patient Care at Massachusetts General Hospital, which includes centers for nursing research and professional development. A registered...

Michael G. Sullivan, DPT, MBA

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Assistant Professor
Physical Therapy
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Dr. Sullivan is Director of Physical and Occupational Therapy Services at Massachusetts General Hospital. He is Assistant Professor in the MGH Institute Department of Physical Therapy.

Sally Iles, MBA, RN

Assistant Professor
Nursing
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Sally Iles is Associate Vice President of Medicine and Primary Care Services at Massachusetts General Hospital (MGH).

Bob McCall, PT, MS

Robert Mccall
Assistant Professor
Physical Therapy
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Bob McCall is Assistant Professor in the Department of Physical Therapy, School of Health and Rehabilitation Sciences, at MGH Institute of Health Professions. Mr. McCall serves as Vice President of Inpatient Rehabilitation Services for the Spaulding Rehabilitation Network– part of Partners...