Who’s Who

REYNOLDS INSTITUTE ON AGING FACULTY
and REYNOLDS DEPARTMENT OF GERIATRICS

Farnia Amirnia, MD
Associate Professor, Reynolds Dept. of Geriatrics
Geriatrician

Carmen Arick, MD
Assistant Professor, Reynolds Dept. of Geriatrics
Geriatrician- VA

Gohar Azhar, MD
Associate Professor, Reynolds Dept. of Geriatrics
Geriatrician/Researcher

Steven Barger, PhD
Professor, Reynolds Dept. of Geriatrics
Researcher

Cornelia Beck, PhD, RN, FAAN

Vice-Chair of Long Term Care Research
Professor, Reynolds Dept. of Geriatrics
Researcher

Claudia Beverly, PhD, RN, FAAN
Vice-Chair of Program Development
Director, AR Aging Initiative (AAI)
Professor, Reynolds Dept. of Geriatrics

Donald Bodenner, MD, PhD
Professor, Reynolds Dept. of Geriatrics/Otolaryngology
Clinician Scientist

Jasmine Brathwaite, MD
Assistant Professor, Reynolds Dept. of Geriatrics
Geriatrician

Delbra Caradine, MD
Director, House Call Program
Assistant Professor, Reynolds Dept. of Geriatrics
Geriatrician

Kristin Chaffee, MD
Assistant Professor, Reynolds Dept. of Geriatrics
Geriatrician 

Ronni Chernoff, PhD
Director, AR Geriatric Education Center (AGEC)
Professor, Reynolds Dept. of Geriatrics

Melissa Cleary, APN
Instructor, Reynolds Dept. of Geriatrics
Advanced Practice Nurse

Carol Coleman-Kennedy, APN
Instructor, Reynolds Dept. of Geriatrics
Advanced Practice Nurse

Denise Compton, PhD
Assistant Professor, Reynolds Dept. of Geriatrics
Clinical Psychologist

Richard Dennis, PhD
Associate Professor, Reynolds Dept. of Geriatrics
Researcher-VA

Robin Dobbs, MNSc, CNP, APRN
Instructor, Reynolds Dept. of Geriatrics
Advanced Practice Registered Nurse

Arny Ferrando, PhD
Professor, Reynolds Dept. of Geriatrics
Researcher

Kimberly Garner, MD
Adjunct Assistant Professor, Reynolds Dept. of Geriatrics
Geriatrician-VA

Sue Griffin, PhD
Professor and Vice-Chair for Basic Research, Reynolds Dept. of Geriatrics
Researcher

Lindsay L. Hayward, PA
Instructor, Reynolds Dept. of Geriatrics
Physician Assistant 

Manuel Heredia, APRN
Instructor, Reynolds Dept. of Geriatrics
Advanced Practice Nurse

Larry E. Johnson, MD
Associate Professor, Reynolds Dept. of Geriatrics
Geriatrician- VA

Mohammad Aamir Khan, MD
Associate Professor, Reynolds Dept. of Geriatrics
Geriatrician

Nudrat Khatri, MD
Assistant Professor, Reynolds Dept. of Geriatrics
Geriatrician

Priya Mendiratta, MD
Associate Professor, Reynolds Dept. of Geriatrics
Geriatrician

Burcu Ozdemir, MD
Associate Professor, Reynolds Dept. of Geriatrics
Geriatrician

Kalpana P. Padala, MD, MS
Assistant Professor, Reynolds Dept. of Geriatrics
Geriatrician – VA

Paula Podrazik, MD
Director, Geriatrics Fellowship Program
Vice-Chair of Education
Professor, Reynolds Dept. of Geriatrics
Medical Director, Thomas and Lyon Longevity Clinic (TLLC)
Geriatrician

Subramaniam Ponnappan, PhD
Assistant Professor, Reynolds Dept. of Geriatrics
Researcher

Cathey Powers, MD
Associate Professor, Reynolds Dept. of Geriatrics
Geriatrician- VA

Janet Rader, PA
Instructor, Reynolds Dept. of Geriatrics
Physician Assistant

Ann T. Riggs, MD
Vice-Chair for Clinical Affairs
Professor, Reynolds Dept. of Geriatrics
Geriatrician

Scott Simmons, MD
Director, Long-Term Care
Associate Professor, Reynolds Dept. of Geriatrics
Geriatrician

Susan Smithwick, APN
Instructor, Reynolds Dept. of Geriatrics
Advanced Practice Nurse

Dennis Sullivan, MD
Director, GRECC
Professor, Reynolds Dept. of Geriatrics
Researcher/ Geriatrician- VA

Jeanne Y. Wei, MD, PhD
Director, Reynolds Institute on Aging
Chairman and Professor, Reynolds Dept. of Geriatrics
Geriatrician/Cardiologist

Robert Wolfe, PhD
Vice-Chair of Center for Transitional Research
Professor, Reynolds Dept. of Geriatrics
Researcher

W. Michael Zawada, PhD
Associate Professor, Reynolds Dept. of Geriatrics
Researcher

Xiaomin Zhang, MD, PhD
Assistant Professor, Reynolds Dept. of Geriatrics
Researcher