DNP - Azusa Pacific University in Azusa, California
MSN - Azusa Pacific University in Azusa, California
Bachelor of Science in Nursing - Andrews University, Michigan
Dr. Susan Allen joined the department of nursing in July 2016.
Dr. Allen earned a DNP degree from Azusa Pacific University in Azusa, California. She earned her MSN as well as a post-graduate certificate from Azusa Pacific University as well. She has a Bachelor of Science in Nursing from Andrews University. Her clinical experience includes substance abuse, labor and delivery, medical/surgical nursing, and community health nursing. Dr. Allen held management positions in the hospital setting. She has been teaching for 33 years, and has taught all levels of nursing starting with entry level through doctoral level nursing.
Dr. Allen presented her doctoral dissertation titled “The effect of a nutrition education program on food label literacy in Hispanic parents of elementary school children” at the Sigma Theta Tau International research conference in Capetown, South Africa.
Dr. Allen is a board certified Family Nurse Practitioner and most recently worked in an underserved clinic seeing patients with multiple co-morbidities.