Faculty Directory

Dean

Diane Breckenridge, PhD, MSN, RN, ANEF
Dean and Director, ELM Program & Professor
PH: (323) 568-3371  Fax: (323) 568-3389
Email: dianebreckenridge@cdrewu.edu

Directors

Ebere Ume, PhD, MSN, RN
RN-BSN Program Director & Assistant Professor
PH: (323) 568-3329 Fax: (323) 568-3389
Email: ebereume@cdrewu.edu

Diane Breckenridge, PhD, MSN, RN, ANEF
Dean and Director, ELM Program
PH: (323) 568-3371  Fax: (323) 568-3389
Email: dianebreckenridge@cdrewu.edu

Marican C. Jhocson, MSN, NP-C, BSN, RN, LNC
Director, FNP Program and Assistant Professor
PH: (323) 568-3374 Fax: (323) 568-3389
Email: MarecanitaJhocson@cdrewu.edu

Pedro Morante, DNP, PMHNP-BC, FNP-BC, APRN
Assistant Director, Psychiatric Mental Health NP Program and Assistant Professor
PH: (323) 568-3317 Fax: (323) 568-3389
Email: PedroMorante1@cdrewu.edu

Mariles Rosario, MSN, NP-C, RN  
Assistant Director of FNP Program and Assistant Professor
PH: (323) 568-3340 Fax: (323) 568-3389
Email: MarilesRosario1@cdrewu.edu

Farnaz Saadat, PhD 
Director, Student Affairs
PH: (323) 568-3307 Fax: (323) 568-3389
Email: farnazsaadat@cdrewu.edu

Administration and Staff

Adrienne Milbourne-Thompson
Executive Assistant to the Dean
PH: (323) 568-3311 Fax: (323) 568-3389
Email: adriennethompson@cdrewu.edu

Zena Simmons, MS-BMS, MPH
Student Affairs Coordinator
PH: (323) 568-3303 Fax: (323) 568-3389
Email: zenasimmons1@cdrewu.edu

Stephanie Say
NP Administrative Assistant
PH: (323) 568-3311 Fax: (323) 568-3389
Email: stephaniesay@cdrewu.edu

Phoenix Williamson
RN-BSN & ELM Administrative Assistant
PH: (323) 568-3328 Fax: (323) 568-3389
Email: phoenixwilliamson@cdrewu.edu

Kevin Mai
Simulation Tech
PH: (323) 568-3302 Fax: (323) 568-3389
Email:kevinmai@cdrewu.edu

Faculty

Sharon Cobb, PhD, MSN, PHN, RN
Assistant Professor
Victor Chaban, PhD, MS
Professor
Ana Cortez, MSN, CNRC, RN
Instructor
Juana Ferrerosa, PhD, PHN, RN 
Assistant Professor
Emilyn Lao, MSN, NP-C, RN
Assistant Professor
Eunice Nkongo-Bisong, DNP, NP-BC, PMHNP, RN
Assistant Professor
Obiageli Obah, MSN, ANE, PHN, NP-C, RN 
Instructor
Ingrid Roberts, MSN, PHN, RN 
Instructor/Simulation
Delia Santana, PhD, RN, MSN, MPH
Clinical Coordinator/Assistant Professor
Magda Shaheen, MD, PhD, MPH 
Associate Professor
Renee Smith, DNP, MSN, PHN, RN 
Assistant Professor
Peter Tom, PharmD
Assistant Professor
Anne Wicks, MSN, BSN, BA, RN
Instructor