DNP, Oakland University; MSN, Wayne State University; MBA/HCM, University of Phoenix; BSN, Madonna University; LPN, Highland Park Community College; AS, Highland Park Community College; Certificates, Management of the Intensive Care Patient and Advanced Trauma, Detroit Receiving Hospital

Research Interest

Assessment of effectiveness of fecal occult blood testing in a veteran population; women’s health topics


Dr. Manns is currently a nurse practitioner at John D. Dingell VA Medical Center in Detroit, Mich., where she practices in the areas of gastroenterology, women’s health, and primary care. She is the president/CEO of her own healthcare consulting service called Manns Consulting Services LLC. As a consultant she provides primary healthcare services to patients throughout the metropolitan Detroit area. As an educator, her teaching experiences include adjunct faculty for Oakland Community College in the registered nurse and license practical nursing program, adjunct faculty for University of Phoenix in both the graduate and undergraduate nursing programs, which included such teaching modalities in classroom, flex-net, and online courses. She is a member of various professional and educational organizations. Dr. Manns is a part-time contributing faculty member at Walden.