College of Nursing
Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP)
Dr. Joanne "Jody" Minnick is a full time DNP faculty at Walden University within the College of Health Sciences. She been teaching in the DNP and MSN program and previously in other academic programs for ACNPs and FNPs. She is currently a DNP with dual board certification of Acute Care Nurse Practitioner (ACNP) and Family Nurse Practitioner (FNP). She attended Texas Tech University, UTHSCSA, and University of Alabama for her nursing education. Teaching, Neurosurgery, Emergency Medicine, Flight Medicine and critical care have always been her passion. She did her doctorate on fever and military medicine. She mentions she learned so much and had amazing support from many different members of my research team. One of the most important take aways from her DNP experience was "to never feel bad about asking for help when I needed it"...
DNP, Univeristy of Alabama
Post-master's Certificate, TTUHSC School of Graduate Nursing