VCDPE Faculty and Staff

VCDPE Faculty and Staff

Joyce Green-Pastors, MS

Joyce Green Pastors, RD, MS, CDE, is Director of the Virginia Center for Diabetes Professional Education. She is a Diabetes Nutrition Specialist and Assistant Professor of Medical Education in Internal Medicine at the University of Virginia School of Medicine. She received her B.S. degree in Food Science and Nutrition from Colorado State University, completed a dietetic internship at the University of Arkansas Medical Center, and received her M.S. degree in Human Nutrition from the University of Missouri. She has been at the UVA Diabetes Center since 1982 and has worked in the area of diabetes for over 35 years.

Tina Turner

Tina Turner is the Center's Program Support Technician. She handles general inquiries about the Center, registration for educational programs, purchasing, billing, and travel arrangements.