Penny Thomas, PhD

Assistant Professor
Southeastern Louisiana University
College of Nursing and Health Sciences SLU 10835
Hammond LA 70402
PHONE: (985)-549-5045
EMAIL: penny.thomas@southeastern.edu


Education

- D.N.P. University of South Alabama, Mobile, LA
- M.S.N. University of South Alabama, Mobile, LA
- M.S.N. Southeastern Louisiana University, Hammond, LA
- B.S.N. Southeastern Louisiana University, Hammond, LA


Licensure and Board Certifications

- Family Nurse Practitioner, LA State Board of Nursing
- Registered Nurse, LA State Board of Nursing
- FNP Certification American Academy of Nurse Practitioners


Academic Positions

- Assistant Professor at Southeastern Louisiana University

 
Professional Affiliations

- American Association of Nurse Practitioners - Member
- Louisiana Association of Nurse Practitioners - Member
- Sigma Theta Tau International Nursing Honor Society - Member
- American Nurses Association - Member
- Tangipahoa District Nurses Association -Member/Board Member


Areas of Research Interest


-Thomas, P.
Promoting Healthy Weight and Lifestyle Among College Students Through Adherence to Evidence-Based Practice Guidelines; 23rd Annual Louisiana Association of Nurse Practitioners Primary Care Conference: New Orleans, La. September 10, 2017

-Thomas, P. Human Trafficking: Understanding What We Don’t Know; 24th Annual Louisiana Association of Nurse Practitioners Primary Care Conference: New Orleans, La. September 9, 2018