Associate Professor , Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Reproductive Sciences
Education & Training
- Graduate School
- Master of Science in Nursing: The University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston
- Texas Woman’s University, Houston
Areas of Interests
Critical Care Nurse
Critical care nursing is a specialty within nursing that deals specifically with human responses to life-threatening problems. A critical care nurse is a licensed professional nurse who is responsible for ensuring that acutely and critically ill patients and their families receive optimal care.
Family Nurse Practitioner
A Certified Family Nurse Practitioner serves as primary and specialty health care providers under a physician. Family Nurse Practitioners work with patients throughout their lives, diagnosing illness, conducting exams, and prescribing medication.
Advanced HIV/AIDS Certified Registered Nurse
The advanced practice of HIV/AIDS is the provision of preventive, diagnostic, and therapeutic interventions to individuals, families, and communities that lead to reducing the burden of HIV and AIDS. The advanced HIV/AIDS nurse utilizes expert clinical reasoning, which includes clinical-decision making, critical thinking, and a global grasp of the situation, coupled with nursing skills acquired through a process of integrating formal and experiential knowledge.