The more than 90 full- and part-time faculty members in the UT Southwestern School of Health Professions are committed to preparing students for successful careers in a variety of health care delivery settings, providing high-quality patient and client services, conducting important clinical research, and enhancing professional development.

In each of the program areas below, these educators, clinicians, and researchers are dedicated to improving not only the educational process but also the health care delivery system.

Clinical Nutrition

Jeffrey Browning, M.D.
Chair, Clinical Nutrition–Coordinated Program
Chair, Clinical Nutrition–Health Professionals Track

Clinical Nutrition faculty

Health Care Sciences

Scott Smith, Ph.D.
Acting Chair, Department of Health Care Sciences

Health Care Sciences faculty

Physical Therapy

Ross Querry, PT, Ph.D.
Chair, Department of Physical Therapy

Physical Therapy faculty

Physician Assistant Studies

Temple Howell-Stampley, M.D.
Chair, Department of Physician Assistant Studies

Physician Assistant Studies faculty


Leslie Gray, M.Ed., CPO, LPO
Interim Director, Prosthetics-Orthotics Program

Prosthetics-Orthotics faculty

Radiation Therapy

Kameka Rideaux, M.B.A., RT(R)(T)
Director, Radiation Therapy Program

Radiation Therapy faculty

Rehabilitation Counseling

Robert Drake, M.S.
Interim Program Director

Rehabilitation Counseling faculty