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Research Day Committee

The Research Day Committee consists of members from each department and school within the Kasiska Division of Health Sciences. The mission of the Committee is to highlight ISU faculty and student research endeavors.

This dedicated group organizes and facilitates the annual Research Day event, which engages faculty and students from all campuses as well as community health research partners.

2020 Research Day Committee Members


Mary Van Donsel, MSR
Communication Sciences and Disorders

John Holmes, PharmD
College of Pharmacy

Meridian Campus

Hillary Swann-Thomsen, PhD
Idaho Center for Health Research

Evan Papa, PT, DPT, PhD
Department of Physical & Occupational Therapy

Cathy Oliphant, PharmD
College of Pharmacy

Pocatello Campus

Karissa Miller, MS, CCC-SLP
Communication Sciences and Disorders

Mary Nies, PhD

College of Nursing

Chris Wertz, MSRS
Radiographic Science

Rachelle Williams, RDH, MS
Dental Hygiene