School of Nursing Faculty


Marilyn Ziegler Franklin, PhD

Assistant Professor of Biology and Nursing
Email address: franklinm@gram.edu
Phone #: 318.274.3880

Education:
BS - Biology, University of Louisiana at Monroe
MS - Biology, University of Louisiana at Monroe
PhD - Pharmaceutical Sciences, University of Louisiana at Monroe


Classes taught:
Biology 207 (Principles of Human Anatomy and Physiology I)
Biology 208 (Principles of Human Anatomy and Physiology II)
Nursing 205 (Principles of Pharmacology)
Nursing 505 (Advanced Pathophysiology)


Service:
Member, School of Nursing Curriculum Committee
Academic counselor
Member, graduate student committees

Research interests: Cell signaling mechanisms in the pancreatic beta cell; Under-treatment of hypertension in North Louisiana; Factors contributing to cardiovascular disease disparities among different ethnic groups