PhD, Texas Woman’s University; MSN, University of Texas Medical Branch

Research Interests

Moral distress; intimate partner violence; nurses’ perceptions of social media


Dr. Robinson has worked primarily in emergency and critical care nursing during her 30-year career. She currently serves as a nurse researcher and Magnet program director in a hospital in a large urban area in the southern United States. She also has administrative responsibility for the women’s and children’s division at this hospital. Dr. Robinson is on the board of the Academy of Emergency Nurses where she currently serves as the chairperson. She is certified in emergency nursing and has published several articles in nursing journals. She joined Walden’s faculty in 2009 and teaches graduate nursing courses.