Brenda Johnson, PhD, RN

Professor, Honors Faculty

Education: BS in Biology, Southeast Missouri State University, Cape Girardeau, Mo.;
BSN, Columbia University, New York, N.Y.;
MSN in Gerontological Nursing, St. Louis University, St. Louis, Mo.; Ph.D. in Nursing, University of Colorado, Denver, Colo.
Certification/Focus: Frail Elderly, Memory Loss (delirium and dementia)
Courses Currently Teaching: Pathophysiology; Frail Elderly
Professional Organizations: Sigma Theta Tau, ANA
Rank: Associate Professor
Other: Dr. Johnson is active as a volunteer with the Alzheimer’s Association on the Speaker’s Bureau. She has conducted and published research on gerontological nursing and nursing theory.