Beverly West, PhD, MSN, RN, CPN
Assistant Professor

Phone:  901-678-1426
Fax:  901-678-4906
E-mail:  bbwest@memphis.edu
Office:  4538 Community Health Building
Beverly West 


Teaching:

Dr. West currently teaches Child Health Nursing, challenging students to analyze the specialty of nursing care with infants, children, and adolescents, and apply their knowledge in the clinical setting.

Service:

Dr. West serves on the Student Affairs committee at Loewenberg College of Nursing. She served as the faculty counselor for Sigma Theta Tau National Nurses Honor Society, Beta Theta Chapter-at-Large for four years. She is a member of the Tennessee Nurses Association, the Society of Pediatric Nurses, the National League for Nursing, and Sigma Theta Tau National Nurses Honor Society.

Practice:

Dr. West is a Certified Pediatric Nurse (CPN) through the Pediatric Nurse Certification Board. On weekends she works with Maxim Healthcare's Pediatric Services.

Scholarship:

Dr. West completed her PhD in Education with a Nursing Education specialty with distinction from Capella University in February, 2017. Her dissertation was titled Emotional intelligence through human patient simulation: An investigation of nursing students' emotional management. She continues to research methods to improve simulation and incorporate emotional intelligence into the educational experience.