Melinda Bogardus

Clinical Instructor
College of Nursing
Master of Science in Nursing (MSN)

Melinda Bogardus is a family nurse practitioner who has been practicing in primary care and some specialty care since 1998. She currently practices at a rural federally qualified health center (FQHC) in northwest North Carolina. She is also currently assisting with COVID-19 response efforts and is the healthcare provider for a North Carolina Farmworker Health Program grant.

Courses Taught

NURS 6531 - Advanced Practice Care of Adults Clinical Practicum

Public Service

Immigrant Justice Coalition, Committee Member - Boone

North Carolina Farmworker Health Program, Volunteer -


Bogardus, M. A. (2017). Comparison of the Center for Epidemiology Studies Depression Scale and Beck Depression Inventory for Research with Latinas. Issues in Mental Health Nursing

Bogardus, M. A. (2018). Best Practices and Self-Care to Support Women in Living Well with Human Immunodeficiency Virus/AIDS. Nursing Clinics of North America


Bogardus, M. A. (2017). Diversity and Cultural Competence in Nursing. Ms.

Bogardus, M. A. (2018). Stress and Mental Health in U.S. Latino Farmworkers. Ms.