Terrie H. Platt, DNP, RN, WHNP-BC, NCMP

Assistant Professor, Coordinator of the Women’s Health Specialty Option
Maternal Child Nursing Department

Research and Areas of Interests
  • Improving outcomes among women with PCOS
  • Managing the symptoms associated with menopause

  • Doctor of Nursing Practice: Advanced Practice
    Specialty option: Nurse Educator
    Samford University; August 2014
  • Master of Science in Nursing: Women’s Health Nurse Practitioner
    University of Texas Health Science Center: Houston; December 2006
  • Bachelor of Science in Nursing
    University of South Alabama; March 1980

Selected presentations
  • Platt, T. H. (2016, October). Sweat Not: Staying Cool without Hormones. Podium presentation at the 19th Annual NPWH Premier Women’s Healthcare Conference, The Sheraton New Orleans Hotel, New Orleans, Louisiana.
  • Platt, T. H. (2014, October). Focused Education and Support toward a Goal of Self-Care among Women with Polycystic Ovary Syndrome. Poster presentation at the 17th Annual NPWH Premier Women’s Healthcare Conference, Savannah International Trade & Convention Center, Savannah, Georgia.


Doctoral Courses:

  • Doctor of Nursing Practice Project Planning
  • WHNP Doctor of Nursing Practice Residency I, II, and III

Graduate Courses:

  • Evidence Based Practice and Quality Improvement in Health Care Systems
  • Healthcare Policy and Finance
  • Women’s Health NP Practicum I, II, and III
  • Women’s Health NP I, II, and III
  • Health Promotion/Disease Prevention and Issues for Women’s Health Nursing
  • Pharmacology for Advance Practice nursing
  • Advanced Pathophysiology
  • Advanced Nursing Assessment

Honors and Awards
  • Women’s Health Research Award – 17th Annual NPWH Premier Women’s Health Conference