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Susan G. Williams MSN, RN
Instructor, USA College of Nursing
Community Mental Health Nursing Department

PhD, in progress at University of Alabama in Birmingham
MSN, University of South Alabama, 1991
BSN, University of South Alabama, 1986

Research and Areas of Interest:
Community Health issues
Student attrition rates/Student education
Adolescent Mental Health

Nursing issues and Leadership:
Community Health issues
Mental Health issues
School health issues

Courses Taught:
Concepts of Professional Nursing RN - BSN
Community Health Nursing - Traditional and Accelerated
Public Health Nursing - RN - BSN

Sigma Theta Tau
American Nurses Association
Southern Nurses Research Society
National Alliance on Mental Illness

Recent presentations:
Southern Nurses Research Society Annual Meeting – San Antonio, TX. Poster Presentation: Bullying Experiences, Depressive Symptoms by Gender in 9th Graders. February 12-15, 2014

Alabama Association of School Nurses District 6 Winter Meeting - Mobile, Alabama. Topic: A Pilot Study on Perceived Stress, Bullying, Depressive Symptoms and Salivary Cortisol in a 9th grade adolescent population.

2014 National Peer Program Conference - Point Clear, Alabama. Topic: Stress, Bullying and Depressive Symptoms in 9th graders. Tuesday February 10, 2014.

Meetings attended:
Gulf Coast Advance 1st Annual Retreat - a meeting of Gulf Coast Women Scientists held at the University of South Alabama Campus on Saturday, February 1, 2014.
Other schools represented were University of Southern Mississippi, Bishop State University, and the Dauphin Island Sea Lab.

Other Activities:
Service Learning Committee for USA
Columnist for Advance for Nurses
Educator for Hospice Volunteers

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