School of Nursing Faculty


Rhonda D. Hensley, EdD, DNP, APRN-BC

MSN Program Director

Email address: hensleyr@gram.edu
Phone #: 318-274-2897

Education
MSN -Northwestern Louisiana University
Post Master’s FNP-Mississippi University for Women
EdD- Grambling State University

Classes taught: Graduate nursing courses

Service
Operation Stand Down, Shreveport, Louisiana: annual health screenings for homeless veterans
Pinkie Wilkerson Annual Health Fairs for Grambling community
Active member of Louisiana Association of Nurse Practitioners and the
American Academy of Nurse Practitioners

Research interests
Diabetes and hypertension
Childhood obesity
Graduate nursing education strategies/outcomes

Selected publications:
Hensley, R., Jones, A. K., Williams, A. G., Willsher, L. B., & Cain, P. P. ((2005). One-
year clinical outcomes for Louisiana residents diagnosed with type 2 diabetes and
hypertension. Journal of American Academy of Nurse Practitioners. 17(9), 363-
369.