(June 17, 2016) – Professor of Clinical Nursing Susan D. Ruppert, Ph.D., R.N., Department of Acute and Continuing Care, has made the 2016 national list of “50 Top Gerontology Professors” produced by the Healthcare Administrator website. She was ranked No#21 for her teaching, professional experience, scholarship, honors, service and positive student/colleague feedback.
The complete list is online at: http://healthcareadministrator.org/top-50-gerontology-professors/
Ruppert has held a faculty practice as a nurse practitioner since 1996, and she is track director of the Adult/Gerontology Primary Care Nurse Practitioner Program. She is a fellow of the American Academy of Nursing, American Association of Nurse Practitioners and National Academies of Practice.