Amy M. Beasley, PhD, DNP,  FNP-BC, CHPN

Amy M. Beasley, PhD, DNP, FNP-BC, CHPN

Assistant Professor
Community Mental Health Nursing


  • PhD, The University of Alabama at Birmingham, 2023
  • DNP, The University of Alabama, 2012
  • MSN, The University of Alabama, 2011
  • BSN, The University of Alabama, 2008
  • BS, The University of Alabama (Finance), 2003

Research Interests

  • Palliative Care
  • Rural and Underserved Populations
  • Global Health 


  • Beasley, A., Bakitas, M., Ivankova, N., & Shirey, M. (2019). Evolution and conceptual foundations of non-hospice palliative care. Western Journal of Nursing Research, 41(10), 1347-1369. doi:  10.1177/0193945919853162

  • Beasley, A. Bakitas, M., Edwards, R., Kavalieratos, D. (2018). Models of non-hospice palliative care: A review. Annuals of Palliative Care. Advance online publication. doi: 10.21037/apm.2018.03.11

  • Turner, S. & Beasley, A. (2018). Healing the body-healing the soul. Journal of Christian Nursing, 33(2),132. doi: 10.1097/CNJ.0000000000000487


Doctoral Courses

  • DNP: Evidence-Based Practice & Quality Improvement
  • DNP Immersion

Bachelors Courses

  • Community Health

Affiliations/ Professional Organizations

  • Hospice & Palliative Nurses Association
  • Hospice & Palliative Credentialing Association
  • Alabama State Nurses Association
  • Sigma Theta Tau, Epsilon Omega Chapter