Amanda Alisa Townsend



Amanda Alisa Townsend
Amanda Alisa Townsend DNP, APRN, FNP-C
Assistant Professor
Community / Mental Health


DNP, Case Western Reserve University, 2010
MSN, Family Nurse Practitioner, Georgia State University, March, 1998
BSN, University of South Carolina, May, 1991

Courses Taught:

  • Advance Family Nursing I Practicum, CMN569
  • Advance Family Nursing II Practicum, CMN573
  • Advance Family Nursing III Practicum, CMN 575
  • Advance Family Nursing IV Practicum, CMN 576
  • Health Promotion/Disease Prevention and Issues for Family Nursing, CMN571
  • Advanced Nursing Diagnosis and Culturally Competent Management of Health Care for Individuals and Families Affected by Diabetes or Metabolic Syndrome, CMN 680
  • Advanced Diabetes Care Residency I, CMN 681
  • Advanced Diabetes Care Residency II, CMN 682
  • Residency (DNP/FNP) I, CMN 617
  • Residency (DNP/FNP) II, CMN618
  • Residency (DNP/FNP) III, CMN 619
  • Critical Analysis of Scientific Underpinnings of Advance Nursing Practice, NU 607
  • Evidence Based Practice and quality Improvement in Healthcare, NU608


  • FNP - American Academy of Nurse Practitioners
  • Affiliations:
  • American Association of Nurse Practitioners (AANP)
  • Sigma Theta Tau International
  • Transcultural Nursing Society
  • Alabama Organization of Nurse Executive (AONE)
  • Mississippi Nurses Association

Research and Areas of Interests:

  • Burnout in Direct Care Providers
  • Health Promotion and Disease Prevention Related to Heart Disease and Diabetes
  • Issues affecting those with Disabilities