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Center Faculty and Professional Staff


Shelley Cohen Konrad

Shelley Cohen Konrad

Ph.D., L.C.S.W., F.N.A.P.

Director, School of Social Work

Director, Center for Excellence in Collaborative Education

Professor, School of Social Work

(207) 221-4514

Hersey Hall

Full-time Faculty

karen pardue

Karen T. Pardue

Ph.D., M.S., RN, CNE, ANEF

Dean, Westbrook College of Health Professions

Professor, School of Nursing and Population Health

Interim Director, Nutrition

(207) 221-4361

Hersey Hall

Eileen Dunfey

Eileen Dunfey

R.D.H., M.S.

Assistant Clinical Professor

Goddard Hall

Yang Kang

Yang Kang

D.D.S., Ph.D.

Assistant Clinical Professor

Goddard Hall

Dr. Smith

Ryan M. Smith

D.O., M.Ed., Ph.D., F.A.P.A., F.F.S.M.B., F.N.A.O.M.E.

Assistant Clinical Professor, Psychiatry

Chief of Psychiatry

co-Course Director of Osteopathic Medical Knowledge II A & B

System Manager of Psychiatry Course

Immediate Past Chair, Curriculum Committee

(207) 602-2456

Decary Hall

Clinical Faculty

Collyn Baeder UNE Head Shot

Assistant Clinical Professor & Internship Coordinator - Health, Wellness, & Occupational Studies

(207) 602-2024

Harold Alfond Forum
Room: 259

Caryn Husman

Caryn Husman


Associate Clinical Professor and Director of Health, Wellness, and Occupational Studies

(207) 602-2065

Harold Alfond Forum

Affiliated Faculty

Clay Graybeal

Clay Graybeal

Ph.D., M.S.W.

Professor of Social Work

Director, SBIRT Training for Maine's Future Health Professions Leaders

(207) 221-4509

Hersey Hall

Emily Dornblaser

Emily K. Dornblaser

Pharm.D., MS, BCPS

Assistant Dean for Interprofessional Education

Associate Professor, Critical Care Specialist

(207) 221-4177

Pharmacy Building

Debra Kramlich, PhD, RN, CNE, CCRN-K

Debra Kramlich


Assistant Professor of Nursing

Assistant Director, ABSN Education

SBIRT Champion

(207) 221-4456

Blewett Science Center

Professional Staff

Headshot of Kris Hall

Program Manager, Center for Excellence in Collaborative Education

Program Manager, Collaborative SBIRT Grant

(207) 221-4491

Hersey Hall

Faculty Mentors

Faculty and professional staff are instrumental in facilitating and modeling collaborative learning relationships. They generously serve as student mentors, project facilitators, curriculum designers, evaluators, and co-generators of new knowledge, sustaining and advancing UNE’s collaborative learning culture. We welcome everyone to join the collaborative learning conversation.

Faculty mentors provide guidance for students on the Honors Distinction process, Mini-Grant team projects, and more. If you’re a student looking for a mentor who can help meet your interprofessional goals, browse the faculty members listed from your program and make contact with a polite inquiry of interest. If you’re a faculty member interested in becoming a mentor, contact the Interprofessional Education Collaborative at

Mary Aube
(207) 221-4549

Leslie Ochs
(207) 221-4195

Nancy Jo Ross
(207) 221-4483

Jennifer Gunderman-King 
(207) 221-4620

Jeanne Mullen 
(207) 221-4482

Dana Law-Ham, Ph.D., RN, FNP, CNE 
(207) 221-4344

Ling Cao 
(207) 602-2213

Victoria Thieme, D.O. 
(207) 522-3831

Ryan Smith, D.O., M.Ed. 
(207) 602-2456

Jenifer Van Deusen

Craig Owens, LCSW 
(207) 221-4205

Kelli S. Fox, LCSW, CCS, LADC 
(207) 221-4223

Franklin Brooks, Ph.D., LCSW 
(207) 221-4597

Lori Power
(207) 221-4493

Valerie Jones 
(207) 221-4505

Collyn J. Baeder 
(207) 602-2024

Diane Visich Ed.D., PA-C 
(207) 221-4266

Meredith Wall, M.P.A.S., PA-C 
(207) 221-4527

Amy J. Litterini 
(207) 221-4586

Nancy MacRae 
(207) 284-1284

Kathryn M. Loukas 
(207) 221-4103

Regi Robnett Ph.D., OTR/L, FAOTA 
(207) 221-4102

Elizabeth Crampsey M.S., OTR/L, BCPR 
(207) 221-4130

Jan Froehlich, M.S. OTR/L 
(207) 221-4105

Eileen Dunfey, RDH, M.S. 
(207) 221-4845