Tina Mullen

Adjunct Lecturer

Email: mullcm@shands.ufl.edu


  • Master of Fine Arts, University of Florida
  • Bachelor of Arts, Fort Lewis College


Tina Mullen is the director of UF Health Shands Arts in Medicine in Gainesville, Florida where she leads a team of multi-disciplinary artists who specialize in delivering the creative arts to patients, families and staff in a complex health environment. She is also director of interior design for UF Health, a role that focuses on the integration of the arts and aesthetics in the clinical setting. For the past 25 years, Tina has been a leader in the growth of arts programming at UF Health, and influential in the arts in health discipline nationally through consultation, research and publications in program advancement, the professionalization of the field and the impact of the arts and creativity on the human condition.
Tina is an affiliated faculty member of the UF’s Center for Arts in Medicine and the Herbert Wertheim College of Engineering where teaches courses on health design and divergent thinking. Tina Mullen has a BA from Fort Lewis College in Durango, Colorado, and has an MFA from the University of Florida.