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Cindy Trent

Academic Coordinator

College of Nursing

Degree Program Master of Science in Nursing (MSN)

Dr. Cindy Trent, DNP, MS, CPNP, is a pediatric nurse practitioner. She has been a nurse practitioner for over 25 years and has been teaching for over 15 years. She has been with Walden since 2015. In 2015, she started as a Core Faculty member in the MSN department. Currently she is working a a clinical supervisor for the MSN department. Her subjective matters of expertise include pediatric primary care and, pediatric asthma and allergies.


DNP, Old Dominion University - Norfolk, VA United States

MS, Medical College of Virginia - Richmond, VA United States

BSN, George Mason University - Fairfax, VA United States

Public Service

VAW/VRC Memorial Scholarship Fund , Board Member - Virginia Beach, VA United States

Hampton Roads Lacrosse, Volunteer - Virginia Beach, VA United States


Trent, C. A., Zimbro, K., Rutledge, C. (2015). Barriers In Asthma Care For Pediatric Patients in Primary Care. Journal of Pediatric Health Care.


Trent, C. A. (2013). Barriers In Asthma Care For Pediatric Patients in Primary Care. Virginia Councel of Nurse Practitioners.

Stone, J., Trent, C. A., Thomas, J. C., Garretson, B. C., Hvingelby, H. S., Kuric, J. L., Dickson, T. A., Gatica, S. S., Zunkel, G., Harris, T. S., Sciarra, E. L. (2019). App Your Way to Wellness: Reducing Faculty and Staff Stress in an Innovative Way. Walden University.

Stone, J. L., Trent, C. A. (2019). Precepting: A guide for success .