Anita Thornton

Assistant Professor

Anita Thornton

Assistant Professor

Academic Appointment(s)

College of Nursing
Department of Biobehavioral Nursing

  • (706) 389-6796
  • (706) 389-6802
  • OU 1025

Education

  • DNP, Registered Nursing, Nursing Ad Medical College of Georgia, 2009

  • MSN, Registered Nursing, Nursing Ad Georgia State University, 1996

  • BSN, Registered Nursing, Nursing Ad Medical College of Georgia, 1989

  • BS, Bio, General Georgia College & State Univer, 1982

Certifications

  • FNP American Academy of Nurse Practitioners, 2002

  • BLS American Heart Association, 2016

  • RNL Georgia Professional Licensing, 1986

  • RN Georgia Professional Licensing, 1986

Courses Taught Most Recent Academic Year

  • NURS 7460

    Diag and Clinical Reas Adv Pra
  • NURS 9051

    DNP Project Inquiry & Change
  • NURS 8317

    FNP III: Health Promotion
  • NURS 8318

    FNP Practice III: DNP Program
  • NURS 7470

    Adv Health Assessment
  • NURS 8314

    FNP II: Health Promotion
  • NURS 8315

    FNP Practice II: DNP Program
  • NURS 7983

    DNP Pract Improvement Project
  • NURS 7980

    DNP Residency
  • NURS 8311

    FNP I: Hlth Prom. & Pri. Care
  • NURS 8312

    FNP Practice I: DNP Program

Scholarship

Selected Recent Publications

  • Cardiovascular Risk Assessment in Underserved Appalachian Women, 2009
    Other

Department Service

  • ITAC Committee 2017 - 2018

    Role: Committee Member
  • DNP Admissions Committee 2016 - 2017

    Role: Committee Member
  • DNP Program Committee 2016 - 2017

    Role: Committee Member
  • FNP Athens Campus Faculty Advisor for students 2016 - 2017

    Role: Faculty Advisor
  • TQM Training and Development Committee 2016 - 2017

    Role: Committee Member

Professional Service

  • American Association of Nurse Practitioners 2015 - Present

  • American Nurses Association 2015 - Present

  • Georgia Nurses Association 2015 - Present

  • NONPF 2015 - Present