College of Nursing
Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP)
Dr. Janine Everett earned her PhD from the University of Pennsylvania School of Nursing. She has been involved in research and higher education since 2006, and in healthcare since the early 1990s. She is currently the Director of the Public Health Program at a private liberal arts college in Pennsylvania, and serves Walden University's DNP Program.
PhD, University of Pennsylvania
Awards / Honors
University of Pennsylvania, University Fellow, 2007
Sigma Theta Tau International, Xi Chapter, PhD Award, University of Pennsylvania School of Nursing, 2011
North Carolina Nurse Scholars, Scholarship Award, 1993
National Institute of Nursing Research; Ruth L. Ki, University of Pennsylvania School of Nursing, 2009
Marion R. Gregory Award for a Distinguished Doctor, University of Pennsylvania School of Nursing, 2011
International Association of Forensic Nurses (IAFN), University of Pennsylvania School of Nursing, 2010
Institute of Nursing Science (INS), University of Basel, Switzerland, 2009
Gamma Beta Phi Honor Society, 1993
Everett, J. S., Fargo, J., Sommers, M. (2010). Factors protecting skin from injury: Relationships between age, skin colour and skin elasticity. Injury Prevention.
Sommers, M., Everett, J. S., Tiller, D., Fargo, J. (2012). Forensic examination following rape: Do skin colour and baseline injury matter?. Injury Prevention.
Sommers, M. S., Brown, K. M., Buschur, C., Everett, J. S., Fargo, J. D., Fisher, B. S., Hinkle, C., Zink, T. M. (2012). Injuries from intimate partner and sexual violence: Significance and classification systems. Journal of forensic and legal medicine.
Sommers, M., Everett, J. S., Fargo, J. (2010). Injury from rape and consensual sexual intercourse: Role of skin colour and time to exam. Injury Prevention.
Alexander, K., Dovydaitis, T., Beacham, B., Bohinski, J., Brawner, B., Clements, C., Everett, J. S., Gomes, M., Harner, H., McDonald, C., Pinkston, E., Sommers, M. (2011). Learning health equity frameworks within a community of scholars. Journal of Nursing Education.
Walsh-Brennan, A.M., De L, Eon Siantz, M., Barnsteiner, J., Cotter, V., Everett, J. S. (2012). LGBTI content for nursing curricula. Journal of Professional Nursing.
Everett, J. S., Budescu, M., Sommers, M. (2012). Making sense of skin color in clinical care. Clinical Nursing Research.
Everett, J. S., Sommers, M. S. (2013). Skin viscoelasticity: physiologic mechanisms, measurement issues, and application to nursing science. Biological research for nursing.
Fisher, B. S., Kaplan, A., Budescu, M., Fargo, J., Tiller, D., Everett, J. S., Sommers, M. (2013). The Influence of Anogenital Injury on Women's Willingness to Engage With the Criminal Justice Process After Rape. Violence and Victims.
Everett, J. S. (2008). [Podcast] Nurses as Scientists.
Sommers, M., Everett, J. S., Tiller, D., Fargo, J. (2011). Innovations in Clinical Care: Using Injury Findings from the Forensic Sexual Assault Exam.
Everett, J. S., Fargo, J., Sommers, M. (2011). Clinical Innovations: Skin Color in Health.
McDonald, C., Bohinski, J., Everett, J. S. (2010). Promoting Health Equity Through Nursing Science.
Everett, J. S., Fargo, J., Sommers, M. (2010). The Impact of Age and Skin Color on Skin Elasticity.
Sommers, M., Everett, J. S., Brown, K., Tiller, D., Fargo, J. (2011). Skin Injury and Skin Color: Studying Women after Consensual Sexual Intercourse to Understand Injury from Sexual Assault.