Center Director & Research Core Leader

Mi-Kyung Song, PhD, RN, FAAN


Director, Center for Nursing Excellence in Palliative Care

Emory School of Nursing

Dianne Winsett

Dianne Winsett

Administrative Assistant

Emory School of Nursing

Executive Committee

Sandra B. Dunbar, PhD, RN, FAAN, FAHA, FPCNA

Associate Dean for Academic Advancement

Charles Howard Candler Professor

Emory School of Nursing

Elizabeth J. Corwin, PhD, RN, FAAN

Associate Dean for Research


Emory School of Nursing

Amy Dorrill, MBA, FAHP, CFRE

Associate Dean of Development and Alumni Relations

Emory School of Nursing

Education Core Leader

Carolyn K. Clevenger, DNP, RN, GNP-BC, AGPCNP, FAANP

Associate Clinical Professor

Assistant Dean for MSN Education

Emory School of Nursing

Susan Shapiro, PhD, RN, FAAN

Associate Dean for Clinical Community Partnerships

Clinical Professor

Emory School of Nursing

Debbie Gunter
Practice Core Leader

Debbie A. Gunter, FNP-BC, ACHPN


Emory School of Nursing

Rose Murphree, DNP, RN, CWOCN

Assistant Clinical Professor

Director, Wound, Ostomy, and Continence Nursing Education Center

Emory School of Nursing

John R. Worth, Jr. CPA, MBA

Associate Dean for Finance and Administration

Emory School of Nursing

Advisory Board

Paul Root Wolpe, Ph.D.

Paul Root Wolpe, PhD

Asa Griggs Candler Professor of Bioethics
Director, EVP Academic Affairs & Provost

Director, Center for Ethics

Emory University

Tammie Quest, MD

Tammie E. Quest, MD

Roxann Arnold Professor in Palliative Care

Director, Emory Palliative Care Center

Department of Emergency Medicine

Emory University School of Medicine

Marcia McDonnell Holstad, PhD, FNP-BC, FAANP, FAAN

Professor, Marcia Stanhope Professor in Public Health

Assistant Director of Clinical and Social Science Integration, Center for AIDS Research

Emory School of Nursing

Marilyn Margolis

Marilyn Margolis, MN, RN, NEA-BC

Chief Executive Officer

Emory Johns Creek Hospital

Emory University

Mary Beth Happ

Mary Beth Happ, PhD, RN, FGSA, FAAN

Associate Dean for Research and Innovation

Distinguished Professor of Critical Care Research

College of Nursing Center of Excellence in Critical and Complex Care

Columbus, OH

Sandra E. Ward

Sandra E. Ward, PhD, RN, FAAN

Professor Emerita

School of Nursing

University of Wisconsin-Madison

Madison, WI