Center for Health & Wellness

Center for Health & Wellness Staff

  • Jane Powers

    Jane Powers, Director

    MSN, Primary Care, Simmons College
    BSN, Northeastern University

    Clinical interests: Women’s health, self-care, health promotion
    Outside interests: Golf, skiing, kayaking, hiking
    Emerson College Employment: June 1997

     

  • Laura Owen

    Laura Owen, Associate Director

    MA, Health Communication, Emerson College
    BS, Marketing Communication, Emerson College

    Professional Interests: Patient-provider interaction, health literacy, social marketing
    Outside Interests: Dance, running, traveling, snowboarding, spending time with friends and family
    Emerson College Employment: September 2009

     

  • Judith Lytle

    Judith Lytle, MD, Supervising Physician

    Hospital Affiliation: Boston Medical Care Affiliates; Boston Medical Center
    Clinical Interests: Primary care, travel medicine
    Outside Interests: Fitness, reading, baking
    Emerson College Employment: September 2003

     

  • Margaret Peterson

    Margaret Peterson, Physician Assistant

    PA Certification, Northeastern University
    BA, Wittenburg University

    Clinical Interests: Self-care, wellness, meditation
    Outside Interests: Kayaking, reading, swimming, film, travel
    Emerson College Employment: September 2007

     

  • Emerson Seal

    Erin Tetler, Nurse Practitioner

    MSN, Boston College
    BA, Williams College

    Clinical Interests: Health promotion, self-care, sports medicine
    Outside Interests: Basketball, skiing, tennis, reading, travel
    Emerson College Employment: January 2012

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    Erika Almquist, Family Nurse Practitioner

    MSN, FNP-BC Boston College
    BS, Allegheny College

    Clinical Interests: Mind and body self-care, health promotion, family planning, international medicine
    Outside Interests: Ultimate Frisbee, running, skiing, yoga, dance, episcopal church activities, youth mentor, travel, Spanish language
    Emerson College Employment: September 2012

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    Elizabeth Avery, Clinical Dietitian

    MS, Columbia University
    BA, Colgate University

    RD, CSO, LDN, CNSC
    Clinical Interests: Sports, cardiovascular and oncology nutrition
    Outside Interests: Running, tennis, rowing, SCUBA diving, travel and photography
    Emerson College Employment: September 2012

     

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    Laurie J. Arnone, Physician Assistant

    PA & MHP, Northeastern University
    BS, Western Connecticut State College
    Clinical Interests: Mind/body healthfulness
    Outside Interests: Reading, gardening, rowing, swimming, cooking
    Emerson College Employment: September 2013

     

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    Lauren Raimondo Gaffney, Clinical Coordinator

    MA candidate, Health Communication, Emerson College
    BS, Marketing Communication, Emerson College

    Professional Interests: Targeted health care design, epidemiology, health literacy, patient confidentiality
    Outside Interests: Graphic design, fine arts, reading, cat photography, bad art, abstract baking
    Emerson College Employment: January 2014