College of Nursing
Dr. Crissy Dodson is a Full-Time Core Faculty at Walden University. She has been involved in research since 2008 and in nursing education since 2010. She is board certified in advanced diabetes management and a certified nurse educator. Her background is in diabetes education and intensive care nursing, specializing in oncology. Additionally, she is a member of the Clinical Pharmacogenetics Implementation Consortium. She received her PhD in nursing from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. She also received both a Bachelor of Science Degree in Nursing and a Master of Science Degree in Nursing Education from the University of North Carolina at Greensboro. Dodson’s research focuses on nursing utilization of pharmacogenomics within practice. She studied at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill in the field of pharmacogenomics as it relates to nursing practice. She was a personalized medicine institute trainee during her time at University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. She has published 11 peer-reviewed research articles as well as presented nationally and internationally on these topics.