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H. Dean D Sutphin, PhD

Portrait of Homer Sutphin
H. Dean Sutphin, PhD
Vice Provost for International and Appalachian Outreach
Department/Discipline: International and Appalachian Outreach
Campuses: Virginia, Louisiana, Carolinas, Auburn
Office: Knollwood 104A
Preferred First Name: H. Dean
Fax: 540-231-5252
Year University Degree
1981 The Ohio State University PhD
1975 Virginia Polytechnic Institute & State University MS
1972 Virginia Polytechnic Institute & State University BS


  • General Administration Board of the Graduate School, (USDA), Washington, DC Leadership and Service Award, 2006
  • NASULGC, Service Award, 2005
  • President’s Leadership and Service Award, 2001
  • Distinguished Lecture Award of Appreciation and Recognition for Keynote Morrison, Hobson, Thomas Memorial Lecture, Alabama A & M, University Award, 2005
  • American Distance Education Consortium, National Award of Excellence National Winner, 2001
  • Program Development Award of Merit, 1999
  • Barrier Buster for National Leadership National Winner, 1998
  • Salzburg Seminar, Salzburg, Austria, Fellow, 1999
  • Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development Conference, Paris France, Delegate, 1998
  • President’s Higher Education Community Service Honor Roll with Distinction under “General Community Service”

Selected Publications

Year Faculty Citation PMID
2018 Cameron Sumpter, Homer Sutphin, Frederic Rawlins, II

Wubah AA, Yankson JA, Sumpter C, Rawlins F, Sutphin D, Menier K, Garner HR. Evaluation of an ICD Logging System to Supplement an EMR in a Sub-Saharan Country. Journal of Hospital Administration, 2018;7(2).

2017 Cameron Sumpter, Homer Sutphin, Frederic Rawlins, II

Rawlins F, Sumpter C, Sutphin D, Garner HR, Quantifying medical student clinical experiences via an ICD Code Logging App. Int J Med Inform. 2018 Mar;111:51-57. PMID: 29425634.

2011 Homer Sutphin

Sutherland JE, Sutphin D, Redican K, Rawlins F. Telesonagraphy: foundations and future directions. J Ultrasound Med. 2011 Apr; 30(4):517-22.