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Portrait of Margaret Barth

Margaret Barth

Professor and Chair
828-262-2661 (phone)
828-262-8626 (fax)
102 LS Dougherty

Dr. Margaret Barth is Professor and Chair of Nutrition and Health Care Management at Appalachian State University. Dr. Barth received her B.S. in Nutrition and Medical Dietetics from The University of Illinois at...

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Dr Sandi Lane

Sandi Lane

Assistant Professor and Masters of Health Administration Program Director
828-262-7482 (phone)
828-262-8626 (fax)
120C Edwin Duncan Hall

Dr. Lane is an Assistant Professor of Health Care Management at Appalachian State University, a Fellow in the American College of Healthcare Executives (ACHE), and a licensed nursing home administrator. Dr. Lane has...

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Elizabeth McGrady

Elizabeth McGrady

Associate Professor, HCM
828-262-7341 (phone)
120E Duncan Hall

Elizabeth McGrady, PhD, FACHE is an associate professor in the Healthcare Management program in the Beaver College of Health Sciences at Appalachian State University. She was previously an assistant professor and the...

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Susan Roggenkamp

Susan Roggenkamp

Associate Professor
828-262-8641 (phone)
D.D. Dougherty 150

Positions: Associate Professor. Education: PhD, Health Services Organization and Research, Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, VA, MHA, Health Administration, Medical College of Virginia, Virginia Commonwealth...

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Thomas Ross

Associate Professor
828-262-7479 (phone)
828-262-8626 (fax)
Edwin Duncan 120-D

Dr. Ross currently teaches courses in Health Care Financial Management and has previously taught classes in Statistics and Research, Quality Management, Strategic Planning and Management, Operations Management, and...

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Dr Manan Roy

Manan Roy

Assistant Professor
828-262-8641 (phone)
828-262-8626 (fax)
Edwin Duncan 120A

Dr. Roy is an Assistant Professor in Healthcare Management at Appalachian State University. She has taught economics at the undergraduate level and published several research articles. In 2016, Dr. Roy completed her...

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Jim Sokell

Visiting Assistant Professor
828-262-7117 (phone)
Edwin Duncan 209-G

James Sokell is a visiting assistant professor in the department of Nutrition and Health Care Management in the Beaver College of Health Sciences at Appalachian State University. He was an instructor at various...

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Trent Spaulding

Trent Spaulding

Assistant Professor
828-263-4337 (phone)
828-262-8626 (fax)
120B Edwin Duncan

Dr. Spaulding is an assistant professor in the department of Nutrition and Healthcare Management in the College of Health Sciences at Appalachian State University. Dr. Spaulding completed his PhD in Information...

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Lynn Van Ess

Lynn Van Ess

Administrative Support Specialist
828-262-8619 (phone)
828-262-8626 (fax)
101 L.S. Dougherty

Ms. Lynn Van Ess joined the Department of Nutrition and Health Care Management in 2012. Prior to coming to Appalachian State, Ms. Van Ess lived in North Jersey and worked as a music educator, a business co-owner, and...

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David Williams

David Williams

Professor in HCM and HCM Undergraduate Program Director
828-262-7335 (phone)
120F Edwin Duncan Hall

Education: B.A. English Literature, Wofford College, Master of Business Administration, Georgia State University, Master of Health Administration, Georgia State University, Ph.D. Administration—Health Services,...

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