Education

Ph.D., MSN, BSN, Barry University

Research Interests

Community-based dementia care; nursing education of students from diverse backgrounds

Background

Dr. Hacker has been teaching both undergraduate and graduate nursing for more than 15 years. She is certified by the National League for Nursing as a nurse educator. She has authored several articles on nursing education and presented her dementia projects at both national and international conferences. She currently teaches nursing education courses at Walden.