The Saint Louis University Student Health Center provides medical treatment, outpatient services, and a variety of educational programs for all full-time, part-time, and graduate students.
Physicians are faculty of the Saint Louis University School of Medicine. Our staff include: a physician medical director, an administrative director, a nurse supervisor, registered nurses, a medical assistant, a radiologic technologist and ancillary staff members.
Meet the Student Health Center Staff
Nancy Delaney, MD
Nancy Delaney received her medical degree from Brown University Medical School in 1980. She interned and completed her residency in internal medicine at the University of Florida. After completing a fellowship in endocrinology and metabolism at Washington University, she worked as an internist and endocrinologist in private practice before coming to Student Health in 2000. Dr. Delaney is board certified in internal medicine.
Renee Jonas, M.A.
Renee joined the Student Health Center in 2006, serving originally as the financial coordinator for the clinic, overseeing the budget, billing operations, and compliance processes. She received a Bachelor of Arts from the University of Colorado, a Master of Arts in Sociology with minors in women's studies and geographic information systems from Saint Louis University, and is now working towards a Ph.D. in Public and Social Policy with an emphasis on Health Policy.
Ali Bradley, BSN RN
Ali Bradley earned her Bachelor of Science in Nursing from Southern Illinois University Edwardsville in 1994 and worked in medical/surgery, orthopedics and geriatrics prior to joining the Student Health Center in 2004.
Elise Molner, BSN RN
Elise Molner received her Bachelor of Science in Nursing from Loyola University Chicago and has worked in a level one trauma center emergency department since 1998. In addition, she began working as PRN nurse at the Student Health Center in 2012.
Jessica Therien, BSN RN
Jessica Therien joined the Student Health Center in March 2019 as a full-time nurse. She was previously a PRN in the SHC.
Debbie Catanzaro, RN
After she graduated from Maryville University in 1972, Debbie Catanzaro acquired a varied background in nursing experiences at Lutheran Medical Center. She was instrumental in establishing the Saint Louis University Student Health Center in 1992. After 23 years at SLU, she retired as the center’s assistant director and has remained on staff as a PRN nurse.
Tiffany Jones, RMA
Tiffany Jones started working at the Student Health Center in 2009 after receiving her certificate from Saint Louis College of Health Careers and becoming a registered medical assistant. She is currently pursuing a Bachelor of Arts in General Studies in the School of Professional Studies and plans to continue on to obtain her Bachelor of Science in Nursing to become a registered nurse.
Shahida Ahmed, RT
Shahida Ahmed has been a registered radiologic technologist since 2008. She received a Bachelor of Arts in Education and then went on to receive her Applied Science Degree in Radiology at Forest Park Community College in St. Louis. She completed her clinical at Barnes Jewish Hospital, Des Peres Hospital and some local private practices. She joined the Student Health Center team in 2010 and enjoys partnering with the students in their health care.
Senior Billing Representative
Laura has been with the Student Health Center since March 2015. She has been in the medical field for the last 28 years doing both front office and medical billing and coding. Her experience prior to Student Health was primarily in neurosurgery and orthopedic fields.
Micki Cobble was a technical writing specialist in the health care unit of a Dallas-based corporation for nearly 25 years before transitioning to the patient care side of health care in 2007 at Student Health. She has served in both front office and billing operations, and now provides billing and administrative support to the physical therapy clinic.
Senior Patient Care Coordinator
Kathy Fernandez has been with Saint Louis University since 2012, and joined the Student Health Center in March of 2015. Previously, she worked in practice management operations on the medical side of the SLU campus. She holds a Bachelor of Science in Marketing/Management with a minor in management from Southeast Missouri State University.
Sr. Patient Care Coordinator
Judy Mitchell started at the Student Health Center in October of 2017. She has extensive experience in customer service, office administration, and insurance processing and holds a Bachelor of Science in Sociology from Southern Illinois.
Part-Time Senior Patient Care Coordinator
Kristine Schmidt has been with the Student Health Center since March 2014. Prior to SLU, she had four years of experience in corporate human resources as well as seven years of administrative experience working in a hospital setting.
The following physicians, nurse practitioners, therapists, and dietitians also provide services at the Student Health Center:
Felicia Isbell, NP - Internal Medicine
William Mitchell, M.D. - Sports Medicine
Jill Powell, M.D. - Gynecology
Michael Cooper - Psychiatry
Pam Abbott, PT, DPT, OCS - Physical Therapy
Brittany Ciaramita, PT, DPT, OCS - Physical Therapy
Mike Markee, PT, DPT, OCS, COMT, ATC - Physical Therapy
Chris Sebelski, PT, DPT, OCS, CSCS, PhD - Physical Therapy
Karen Vespa, PT, OCS - Physical Therapy
Barb Yemm, PT, DPT, OCS - Physical Therapy
Whitney Linsenmeyer, MS, RD, LD - Registered Dietitian