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Judy L. Harris, RN, MSN, FNP-BC : Director & Nurse Practitioner

Judy L. Harris, RN, MSN, FNP-BC

Director & Nurse Practitioner

Family Nurse Practitioner for over 17 years with a BSN from University of Maryland, Masters in Critical Care from San Diego State University and Family Nurse Practitioner Certification from the University of San Diego.

Retired Commander US Navy Nurse Reserves with 23 years of Emergency Nursing experience. Professor/ EMT Program Director for 10 years and 5 years as the Student Health Services Director at San Diego Miramar College. Recently retired from the US Department of State as a Foreign Service Health Practitioner (Embassy Medical Officer) having served in the following countries: Nigeria, Iraq, Nicaragua, Mozambique and Gabon.

 

jharris@palomar.edu
Dr. Vu Phan, MD : Physician

Dr. Vu Phan, MD

Physician

Vu Phan, MD is board certified in emergency medicine. Dr. Phan earned his medical degree from the Medical College of Wisconsin. In 2007, he completed his residency at MetroHealth Medical Center and the Cleveland Clinic Foundation.

Outside of work, he likes to spend time with his wife and two sons. In addition, he enjoys mountain biking, Brazilian jiu-jitsu, lifting weights, playing basketball and volleyball.

Dr. Enchanta Jenkins, MD, MHA, FACOG : OB/GYN Physician

Dr. Enchanta Jenkins, MD, MHA, FACOG

OB/GYN Physician

Dr. Jenkins is a board certified obstetrician gynecologist with over 19 years of experience in the field of women's health. Her experience includes work here in San Diego county where she trained in OB/GYN residency and graduated in July 2003, work overseas at various military treatment facilities, missionary work in Ghana west Africa, and also additional work as an OB/GYN physician at various locations in North Carolina/Indiana and California.

Dr. Jenkins is excited to join our Student Health Center and serve our students.  She is also experienced with the Family PACT program and our newest consultant to join our office to aid with this valuable program for our students.

Sarah Adams, RN, MSN, FNP-BC : Nurse Practitioner - Full time

Sarah Adams, RN, MSN, FNP-BC

Nurse Practitioner - Full time

Family Nurse Practitioner with 26 years of experience with a BSN from Syracuse University and an MSN/Family Nurse Practitioner certification from UCSF/UCSD. Her focus is on family primary care with an international focus, having worked both as a Peace Corps Medical Officer and State Department Nurse Practitioner in the United States and overseas.

Jackie Cotten, MSN, APRN, FNP-BC : Nurse Practitioner - Part time

Jackie Cotten, MSN, APRN, FNP-BC

Nurse Practitioner - Part time

Jackie Cotten, MSN, RN, CFNP/CFNP, is a graduate of Palomar College, San Diego State University and the University of San Diego. She has worked at Palomar College Health Services for approximately 25 years and loves assisting students develop healthy habits which will last a lifetime.

 

Liza Nikitsina, MSN, APRN, FNP-C : Nurse Practitioner - Part time

Liza Nikitsina, MSN, APRN, FNP-C

Nurse Practitioner - Part time

Liza Nikitsina is an AANP board certified Family Nurse Practitioner. She received her MSN/FNP degree from the University of San Diego and her Bachelor of Science degree from Pennsylvania State University.

For over two years Liza has been working in student health services at San Diego's Miramar College and MiraCosta Community College. Previously, as a Registered Nurse, Liza worked on a cardiac/respiratory unit at Reading Hospital in Pennsylvania.

At Palomar College Student Health Centers she is primarily practicing at the new South Center as a Nurse Practitioner. Liza is passionate about her work and enjoys caring for students and educating them on ways to make improvements to their health.