Dr. Hagen is the senior associate dean for faculty and is a proud alumna of the University of Nevada, Reno School of Medicine, class of 1993. She received her graduate training in internal medicine and geriatrics at UNR Med and is board certified in both specialties. As a professor of internal medicine, Dr. Hagen teaches fellows, residents and students. Her scholarship currently focuses on preserving joy in the workplace for faculty in academic medicine. She is a recipient of the Gold Humanism in Medicine Award and was a national fellow with the AOA medical honor society in 2019.