Dr. Patti Rose, President & Founder of Rose Consulting and Author
Dr. Patti Rose acquired her Master’s Degree (MPH) from Yale University, followed by her Doctorate (Ed.D) from Teachers College, Columbia University. During the acquisition of her Doctorate in Education, she was able to pursue a broad range of study, which enables her teaching capability in varied subject areas. She has served as a Faculty member (from Adjunct Professor, Instructor, to the Associate Professor Level) at the University of Miami, Florida International University, Springfield College, Worcester State College, Nova Southeastern University and Barry University. She is the Director and Founder (her current role) of her own firm, Rose Consulting, and taught courses at Florida Atlantic University’s Graduate School of Business (both in-class and online). She has also served as President and CEO of Plainfield Health Center in Plainfield, NJ and as Vice President of Behavioral Health Services at The Jessie Trice Center for Community Health, one of the largest community health centers in the nation, in Miami, Florida. She is the author of several books, including, Cultural Competency for Health Administration and Public Health, Cultural Competency for the Health Professions, and Health Disparities, Diversity and Inclusion: Context, Controversies and Solutions, First Edition, published in 2011, 2013 and 2016 respectively, by Jones and Bartlett Learning. She is writing the second edition of the latter text, per her publisher’s request. She is also a visual artist, and was very involved with the development of the cover art, with her publisher, for her textbooks. Additionally, she recently published a financial literacy children’s book series, released in 2018, which she wrote and illustrated. Her artwork has been exhibited at an Art Show at the University of Miami entitled “Africa In Cuba,” along with very prominent artists. Her visual (drawing) artistic work has also been featured in LeMoyne College’s publication Salamander (Vol. VIII) in Syracuse, NY.
Internationally, In the summer of 2013, she served as a Visiting Professor for Chinese college students at Jiaotong University in Shanghai, China, for six weeks, and through the JNC Program, she was a Visiting Professor during the summers of 2014, 2015 and 2016 for five weeks in Guangzhou, China at Jinan University. During the summer of 2017, also through JNC, she served as a Visiting Professor and the Faculty Representative at Feng Chia University in Taichung, Taiwan and during the summer of 2018, at Jinan University in Shenzhen through the JNC Program, she was also a Visiting Professor. During the Summer of 2019, she will serve as a Visiting Professor for the new JNC and Essex County College (ECC) summer academic program and she is the Independent Educational Consultant for JNC, for said program, which she helped to develop. Dr. Rose has studied and has language skills in both Spanish and Mandarin based on her travels and intense written and speaking practice in both languages. She recently passed the HSK test I with a perfect score and will take the next level HSK text in April 2019.