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Linda K. Heitman

Linda Heitman

Linda K. Heitman, PhD, RN, APRN-ACNS

Professor, Honors Faculty

Office:  Crisp 319

Education: Diploma, Barnes School of Nursing, St. Louis, Mo.; BSN, Southeast Missouri State University, Cape Girardeau, Mo.;
MSN (Research), St. Louis University, St. Louis, Mo.; Master's Thesis: Renal Allograft Rejection
Ph.D. (Nursing) St. Louis University, St. Louis, Mo.; Dissertation:  Intergenerational Familial Influences on Cardiovascular
Health Benefits in Families

Certification/Focus:  Clinical Nurse Specialist (Adult Health)
Professional Organizations: Lambda Theta Chapter, Sigma Theta Tau International Honor Society; American Association of Critical Care Nurses
Focus of Research: Cardiovascular Nursing, Organ Donation and Critical Care Nursing; 2016-present (grant): Organ Donor Education for Undergraduate Nursing Students: an on-line program, Mid-America Transplant Services, St. Louis, Mo.
Other: Publication and Presentation Topics: Cardiovascular Nursing, Organ Donation and Critical Care Nursing Reviewer: Journal of Cardiovascular Nursing


Crisp Hall 107
Department of Nursing
One University Plaza, MS 8300
Cape Girardeau, Missouri 63701