Jenny Baxley Lee, MA, BC-DMT, is a Lecturer and Board Certified Dance/Movement Therapist with the University of Florida’s Center for Arts in Medicine in the College of the Arts. She is a member of the Academy of Research Excellence with the Clinical and Translational Science Institute (CTSI) at UF and serves on the Research Committee in the College of the Arts. Ms. Lee is an active member of the American Dance Therapy Association and she serves on the Editorial Board of the American Journal of Dance Therapy as Book and Film Review Editor.
Ms. Lee teaches graduate course work such as Creativity and Health: Foundations of Arts in Medicine. She also serves as an instructor for the Innovation Academy’s Creativity Courses, the undergraduate common humanities course, What is the Good Life and teaches an annual study abroad course in and around Belfast, Northern Ireland entitled Arts for Health, Peace and Community Engagement in Northern Ireland. Ms. Lee’s current research includes assessing the impact of theatre on health education and health literacy. She is dedicated to exploring the capacity of the performing arts, and more broadly the creative process, to impact the health and well being of people of all ages and abilities.
Board Certified Dance/Movement Therapist, UF Health Shands and Malcom Randall VA Medical Center
Lecturer, Center for Arts in Medicine & Innovation Academy
IA Course Instructor