James Madison University
PHOTO: April Temple

Dr. April Temple

Health Services Administration

  • Office: HBS 2020
  • Phone: 540-568-3816
  • Email: templ2al@jmu.edu
  • Mailing Address:
    MSC 4301
    235 Martin Luther King Jr Way
    Harrisonburg, Virginia 22807

Education


  • Ph.D., Aging Studies, University of South Florida
  • B.S., Gerontology, University of South Florida

Teaching Area


  • U.S. Health Care System
  • Gerontology for Health Services Administration
  • Long-Term Care Organization and Administration
  • Selected Topics in Aging and Long-Term Care

Research


  • Utilization of long-term care services
  • Quality of care in long-term care
  • Staffing and turnover in nursing homes

Hobbies


  • Traveling
  • Reading
  • Playing tennis
  • Visiting art venues
  • Spending time with family and friends

Announcements


  • How to declare a Health Sciences Major
  • Health Sciences has BLACKOUT dates of September 15th and February 15th. You must be declared by September 15th to add HTH courses in the following Spring semester and by February 15th for the following Fall semester. There are NO exceptions.
  • JMU Summer Hours
    Monday – Thursday
    8:00 – 5:00
    Friday 8:00 – Noon
  • August 28
    First Day of Classes

Welcome from Health Sciences

PHOTO: Herb AmatoHealth is one of the most important disciplines in today’s world. Given the current and future global demand for well trained and passionate health professionals, now is an ideal time to study in our department. We urge you to learn about our programs to see where your future ambitions fit. More >