College of Nursing
Degree ProgramPh.D. Nursing
Dr. Vanessa Bass is a Pharm D with experience in various healthcare settings. She received her doctorate in Pharmacy in 2000 from Nova Southeastern University, in Fort Lauderdale, Florida. She begun working in the retail setting where she served as pharmacy manager for the Publix chain of supermarkets. She transitioned to the clinical setting when she begun working at Mercy Hospital. Today she enjoys working in oncology with the University of Miami, Sylvester Cancer Center. She became board-certified in oncology in 2018. She has published articles in popular pharmacy journals. Her educational focus is on teaching in the online format for various graduate nursing programs since 2011. She serves as adjunct faculty for the Walden University nursing division, where she teaches advanced pharmacology.