Nancy Turnham
Assistant Professor
Family Nurse Practitioner/DNP Studies

  • Doctorate of Nursing Practice
    University of Alabama Birmingham: December 2009
  • Master of Science in Nursing: Family Nurse Practitioner Troy University: May 1997
  • Bachelor of Science in Nursing
    Troy University: June 1989

Courses Taught
  • Advanced Family Nursing I Practicum, CMN569
  • Advanced Family Nursing II Practicum, CMN573
  • Advanced Family Nursing III Practicum, CMN 575
  • Advanced Family Nursing IV Practicum, CMN 576
  • Advanced Family Nursing IV CMN 577
  • Advanced Nursing Diagnosis and Culturally Competent
  • Management of Healthcare CMN 680
  • Advanced Care Residency I, CMN 681
  • Advanced Care Residency II, CMN 682
  • Critical Analysis of Scientific Underpinnings of
  • Advance Nursing Practice, NU 607
  • Evidence Based Practice and quality Improvement in Healthcare, NU608

Certifications and Affiliations
  • Family Nurse Practitioner (FNP): American Association of Nurse Practitioners (1997)
  • The American Association of Nurse Practitioners
  • Honor Society of Nursing Sigma Theta Tau International
  • Golden Key International
  • Nurse Practitioner Alliance of Alabama (Vice President)

Research and Areas of Interests
  • Alzheimer’s Disease
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Gerontology
  • Barriers to Independent Practice