Engagement & Education

The faculty and staff associates at the University of Arizona College of Nursing are committed to cultivating, strengthening and enriching our communities within and beyond Southern Arizona. At the heart of our scholarship, we seek to mobilize resources that will solve our most pressing health disparities and health-care delivery challenges as we integrate them with our core education of nurses and other health-care professionals. Community-engaged scholarship at the College of Nursing takes the form of: 

Office of Professional and Community Engagement

Our Office of Professional and Community Engagement identifies strategic priorities and partnerships with communities, facilitates the development of community engagement opportunities and leads initiatives that provide access to lifelong learning and health promotion services and resources. 

Our Team

Mary Koithan, PhD, RN-C, CNS-BC, FAAN
Associate Dean of Professional and Community Engagement
(520) 626-2036
mkoithan@arizona.edu

Michael Principe, MA(LIS)
Administrative Associate
(520) 626-6151
principe@email.arizona.edu

Paula Galvin, M.Ed.
Education Manager, Professional Engagement
(520) 626-4934
pgalvin@arizona.edu