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  • Diploma - Chicago Wesley Memorial Hospital, Chicago, Illinois
  • B.S.N. - Viterbo College, La Crosse, Wisconsin
  • M.S.N. - University of Wisconsin - Madison
  • Post Master's Adult Nurse Practitioner Certificate - University of Wisconsin - Madison
  • Ph.D. in Nursing - University of Wisconsin - Milwaukee

Courses taught:

  • NURS 504:  Health Promotion & Community
  • NURS 600:  Master's Project
  • NURS 634:  Leadership Practicum
  • NURS 660:  Masters Project NP
  • NURS 675:  Nursing Leadership in Healthcare

Research interests:

  • Women's health issues (adolescent through older women)
  • Resilience theories (sense of coherence, optimism, learned resourcefulness, etc.) in relation to coping with chronic illness
  • Using PDAs for nurse practitioner education

Areas of Practice:

  • Women's Health
  • Adult Health


  • Adult Nurse Practitioner