College of Nursing
B.S. Nursing (BSN)
Dr. Roberts has been an orthopaedic nurse specialist for more than 25 years. She is certified in orthopaedics (OCNS-C) and medical-surgical nursing (CMSRN), and as a nurse educator (CNE). She has served of editor of MEDSURG Nursing, official journal of the Academy of Medical-Surgical Nurses, since 2003. Dr. Roberts has also been Executive Director of the Orthopaedic Nurses Certification Board since 2005.
NURS 4105 - Advocacy through Health Care Policy
EdD, Nova Southeastern University
MA, Colorado Christian University
MSN, Beth-El College of Nursing and Health Sciences (now UCCS)
BSN, Beth-El College of Nursing
BA, University of South Carolina
Awards / Honors
Amy Cockcroft Leadership Fellow, University of South Carolina, 2006
Roberts, D. M. (2016). Item Writers Workshop. National Association of Orthopaedic Nurses.