Faculty and Staff


Andy Pellett PhD, RDCS, FASE, Professor of Cardiopulmonary Science and Physiology, Program Director of Adult Echocardiography, and Department Head

John Zamjahn PhD, RRT, RPFT, Associate Professor of Clinical Cardiopulmonary Science and Program Director of Advanced Respiratory Therapy

J.M. Cairo PhD, RRT, RPFT, FAARC , Professor of Cardiopulmonary Science, Physiology, and Anesthesiology and Dean of the School of Allied Health Professions

Michael G. Levitzky, PhD , Professor of Physiology, Cardiopulmonary Science and Anesthesiology

Carol Mason M.D., FCCP , Professor of Medicine and Medical Director of the Advanced Respiratory Therapist Program

Edmund K. Kerut, MD , Medical Director of the Echocardiography Program

Terry L. Forrette, MHS, RRT, FAARC , Adjunct Associate Professor of Cardiopulmonary Science

Elizabeth F. McIlwain, MHS, RCS, RDCS, FASE , Adjunct Instructor of Clinical Cardiopulmonary Science

Helena F. Midkiff, MSHCM, RRT, RPFT, AE-C , Assistant Professor of Clinical Cardiopulmonary Science, Director of Clinical Education for Respiratory Therapy

Angela Williams, MEd, RDMS, RVT, RDCS , Adjunct Instructor of Clinical Cardiopulmonary Science