Janie B. Butts, D.S.N., RN

 

Professor

Ph.D. Coordinator and Interim DNP Coordinator

JOINED SCHOOL OF NURSING: August 1993

TENURED: August 2002

GRADUATE SCHOOL FACULTY LEVEL: III

 

 

 

EDUCATION   

D.S.N.: 1998, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL

MSN: 1991, University of Mississippi Medical Center, Jackson, MS

BSN: 1990, The University of Southern Mississippi, Hattiesburg, MS

ADN RN: 1979, Jones County Junior College, Ellisville, MS

CERTIFICATIONS: 2002, Ethics Certification, Rush University, Chicago, Illinois

 

 

 

TEACHING FOCUS

Nursing Theory; Ethics/Bioethics; Ethics, Diversity & Role; Professional Practice; Curriculum & Teaching

 

 

 

RESEARCH FOCUS

Topics: Ethics and Bioethics Issues; Adult Sibling Loss; Adolescents, Safe Sex, and Prevention of HIV/STIs

Methods:  Quantitative and Qualitative Designs (Content and Narrative Analyses)

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