DNP, APRN, FNP-C, CDE, CTTS
Associate Clinical Professor
Division of Graduate Nursing
Nurse Practitioner M.S.N. Department
Dr. Brenda L. Douglass is a doctorally prepared, Board Certified Family Nurse Practitioner with over 25 years of nursing experience. Dr. Douglass brings forth a wealth of clinical experience as an Advanced Practice Nurse caring for individuals with acute and chronic conditions. She has practiced in specialty areas of endocrine, cardiology, pulmonology, sleep disorders, and chronic health conditions. Her extensive nursing experience in emergency nursing and trauma care adds to her knowledge in caring for individuals across the lifespan and educating upcoming nursing professionals. As an educator, she teaches full-time at Drexel University in Pennsylvania and practices clinically in a primary care setting in southern New Jersey. Dr. Douglass is a Board Certified Diabetes Educator (CDE) and a Certified Tobacco Treatment Specialist (CTTS).
Dr. Douglass was a two-year recipient of the Pennsylvania Independence Blue Cross Nurse Scholars Program. In both undergraduate and graduate programs, graduating with high honors is among her academic merits.
Dr. Douglass is a member of the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners (AANP), the National Organization for Nurse Practitioner Faculties (NONPF), and the South Jersey Advance Practice Nurse Council. She holds memberships in Sigma Theta Tau, Chi Zeta (Chatham University) and Sigma Theta Tau, Delta Rho (Thomas Jefferson University).