Cindy Munro

Dean, Academic

(305) 284-2107
Cindy L. Munro, RN, ANP-BC, PhD, FAAN, FAANP, FAAAS is Dean and Professor of the University of Miami School of Nursing and Health Studies. Dr. Munro came to the University of Miami from the University of South Florida College of Nursing, where she was associate dean of research and innovation from 2011 through August of 2017.  She is an...

Charles Downs

Assoc. Professor

Dr. Downs is an associate professor in the School of Nursing and Health Studies. Downs is an acute care nurse practitioner with clinical experience in internal medicine, pulmonary, critical care and infectious disease. Dr. Downs’s research focuses on understanding the molecular mechanisms that underpin phenomena of interest and the use...

Mary E McKay

Associate Professor of Clinical

(305) 284-2342
Dr Mckay is an Associate Clinical Professor and Associate Dean of the BSN programs at the University of Miami School of Nursing and Health Studies and holds the Wallace Gilroy Endowed Chair position.She has conducted research and published in the areas of clinical simulation, nursing education, patient safety and mindfulness. Dr. Mckay has led...

Jill Steiner Sanko

Asst. Professor

(305) 284-1306
Jill Steiner Sanko holds several degrees including two Bachelor degrees, one in Anthropology and one in Nursing, a Master’s of Science, and a PhD. She is an Advanced Certified Simulation Educator. Her interests include, patient safety, the use of simulation in education and research, and Inter-professional Education. She has been...