Annapoorna Mary, PhD
Assistant Professor

Phone:  901-678-2846
Fax:  901-678-3860
Office:  3562 Community Health Building
 Dr. Annapoorna Mary


Dr. Mary received a Doctor of Philosophy in Nursing - University of Tennessee 2004-2007; Master of Science in Nursing - Sri Ramachandra Medical College & Research Institute 2000-2002; Bachelor of Science in Nursing - Madras Medical College 1997-1999; Diploma in General Nursing & Certification in Midwiverey St. Ann's School of Nursing 1980-1984.    She specializes in Medical Surgical Nursing & Critical care as sub clinical specialty.    Dr. Mary teaches Evidence Based Practice: BSN; Evidence Based Practice: RN –BSN; Advanced Nursing Research- MSN; Clinical Pathophysiology; and Intro to Professional Nursing. Online Teaching courses are Advanced Nursing Research and Evidence Based practice:  MSN program; and Evidence Based Practice: RN –BSN.   Dr. Mary's service to Loewenberg College of Nursing include Students Affairs Committee, Co-Chair; Under Graduate Curriculum, Committee Member, Graduate Council Member, Nurse Research Council Member: BMH, Research consultant for BMH Collierville DTI Study, IRB Member for BMH, IRB Member University of Memphis, Progression committee member, Admission committee member, International Board of Examiner for PhD Thesis:  Universities in India.        Dr. Mary practices in Critical Care & Emergency Room & MRT. Her research interests are Critical Care, Medical Surgical Nursing, Cardiac Nursing, and nursing education (Critical Thinking and clinical reasoning & EBP).