Bonnie Pope, PhD - Assistant Professor, Nursing
Bonnie Pope was
a successful product of Florida Atlantic University, in Boca Raton, FL, having
received her Bachelor of Science, Master of Science, and Doctorate in Nursing
from that institution.
Her career has spanned
many decades and includes time as a nurse, a director/supervisor of health care
services, and beginning in 2006 till the present, an Assistant Professor at the
University of North Florida.
currently provides community clinical over site
for part of the Regular Prelicensure Nursing students and
oversees their final community capstone project.
She also teaches the 5th
semester Community Partnership class.
community scholar’s project has consisted of restructuring NUR 4636 – Community Partnerships, a course to formally introduce students to
Jacksonville Community Council, Inc. (JCCI) (pairing the information from the
nation’s health mandate – Healthy People 2020 – to the wealth of critical
information JCCI offers). The purpose of
the restructuring was to allow students use the Quality of Life Report
indicators to better understand their community and the community’s strengths
and areas for improvement.
part of UNF’s School of Nursing Flagship Program, each UNF nursing student is “home-based” within an underserved or
vulnerable group in the community. Bonnie is a proponent of this program and believes it is
important to know the relationship between individual health and the community
environment. Through understanding this
relationship, students will improve their delivery of patient care as well as
becoming a leader in the health care industry.
If you would like more information on Dr. Pope’s course
modifications and outputs, please click here.