Instructor, Health Ecology and Managerial Sciences
University of Nevada, Reno
Department of Health Ecology
Office: Lombardi Building Rm. 233
775-784-4041 ext. 254
Professional Background Courses/Syllabuses Workshops Research Interests Personal
|Professional Background: Mel's background includes 20 years of executive leadership in a large health care system in Central California. She acquired B.S. in Medical Record Administration from the Illinois State University, and an M.P.H. Health Service Management from the University of California Los Angeles. In 1996, she was awarded F.A.C.H.E. (Fellow of the American College of Healthcare Executives), a highly commendable distinction in health care administration. She is currently working on her doctorate in educational leadership.|
|Teaching: Mel is teaching in areas of health services management, health policy, organizational development, and mind/body health. She has recently developed curriculum for the Masters of Public Health focus in Health Care Administration and Policy.|
HE 340 Policy Issues in Health and Community
|Workshops at UNR
High Performance Teams -- Advanced Management Program
|Research Interests: Her
interest areas are organizational behavior, self-mastery, spirituality,
leadership, and mind/body health.
A Chicago native and loves dogs and Reno/Tahoe area.