Meet Our Occupational Medicine Staff

Our dedicated team stands ready to provide injury care, case management, cost containment and risk assessment.

Austin_MarkMark Austin, DO

Occupational Medicine Physician

Dr. Austin attended medical school at the University of Osteopathic Medicine and Health Science in Des Moines, IA. Completing his internship at Oakland General Hospital, Madison Heights, MI and residency at Chicago Osteopathic Medical Center, Chicago, IL. Joining us in January 2015 he brings to SoutheastHEALTH Occupational Medicine Board Certification in Family Practice with 26 years of experience in Occupational Health, Certified Commercial Driver Medical Examiner and Certified Medical Review Officer.



Brooke KalinskiBrooke Kalinski, BS

Practice Manager

Brooke completed her Bachelor of Science degree in Exercise Science from Southeast Missouri State University and began her career at SoutheastHEALTH in 2004. She has served as the Practice Manager of the Occupational Medicine and Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation clinics since 2015.




Gayla DaceGayla Dace, APRN DNP, RN, FNP-BC

Occupational Medicine Nurse Practitioner

Gayla has worked for SoutheastHEALTH for a total of 5 years, joining Occupational Medicine in 2014. She is a 1995 Southeast Missouri State University graduate, receiving her Master of Science in Nursing in 2001 and Doctor of Nursing Practice in 2014.




MarciaEggersMarica Eggers, LPN

Southeast Employee Health Nurse

Marica graduated from Cape Vocational LPN Program in 1997. She has worked at Southeast Hospital since 1983 and has been the Employee Health Nurse since then.




ElaineLannomElaine Lannom, LPN

Occupational Medicine Nurse

Elaine started working at Southeast in 2005. She worked as an occupational nurse at Thorngate for 13 years prior to her employment at Southeast. She graduated from a LPN program in Poplar Bluff in 1975.




ToriCookTori Cook, LPN

Occupational Medicine Nurse

Tori started working for SoutheastHEALTH Occupational Medicine in July 2013. She graduated from the LPN program at Cape Girardeau Career and Technology Center in September 2012.





Katie WallisKatie Wallis, MS, ATC/L

Referral Specialist

Katie obtained her Bachelor of Science degree from Fort Hays State University in 2009 and her Masters in Nutrition and Exercise Science from Southeast Missouri State University in 2011. She has been a certified and licensed Athletic Trainer since 2009. Katie has been employed at SoutheastHEALTH since 2011 and currently serves as the Referral Specialist for the Occupational Medicine clinic.




Sarah Moss

Administrative Assistant

Sarah started working for SoutheastHEALTH in July of 2014. She grew up in Cape Girardeau, MO. Graduated from Notre Dame High School in 2000 and Southeast Missouri State University in 2005.