Leigh Anne Minchew


Faculty/Staff Information page - Leigh Anne MinchewDr. Leigh Anne Minchew, DNP, RNC, WHNP-BC
Maternal Child Nursing Interim Chair and Associate Professor
Women’s Health Nurse Practitioner Specialty 
Faculty Practice: USA Mitchell Cancer Institute – Gynecologic Oncology


  • University of South Alabama 2013 Post-graduate Certificate Oncology Subspecialty
  • Case Western Reserve University 2010 Doctor of Nursing Practice
  • University of South Alabama 2000 Post-graduate Certificate Women’s Health NP
  • Troy University 1997 Master of Science in Nursing
  • Troy University 1994 Bachelor of Science in Nursing
  • Troy University 1991 Bachelor of Science

Research and Areas of Interest:

  • Gynecological Cancers
  • Cancer Survivorship
  • Group Care Models
  • Women’s Health across the Lifespan
  • Mental Health Issues in Women
  • Intimate Partner Violence

Professional Affiliations:

  • Nurse Practitioners in Women’s Health
  • Society of Gynecologic Nurse Oncologists
  • Oncology Nursing Society
  • American Psychiatric Nurses Association
  • Sigma Theta Tau International
  • Alabama State Nurses Association
  • Bay Area Nurse Practitioner Association, Mobile, AL

Other Activities:

  • Chair, Alabama Office of Women’s Health Steering Committee
  • Member, Alabama State Family Planning Advisory Committee