Rita Ferguson

Rita Ferguson, PhD, RN, CHPN, CNE
Clinical Assistant Professor

Office: NUR 320B 
256.824.2467
Rita.Ferguson@uah.edu
Curriculum Vitae

Education

  • PhD, Georgia Baptist College of Nursing, Mercer University
  • MSN Nursing Administration, The University of Alabama in Huntsville, Huntsville, AL-Nursing Administration
  • MSA Health Care Administration, Central Michigan University, MT Pleasant, MI
  • BSN, Murray State University, Murray, KY

Professional Certifications

  • Certified Nurse Educator, The National League for Nursing
  • Certified Hospice and Palliative Nurse, The National Board for Certification of Hospice and Palliative Nurses

Clinical Expertise

  • Community Health
  • Hospice and Palliative Care
  • Nursing Administration

Research Interests

  • End-of-life Care
  • Nursing Care of Older Adults
  • Caring
  • Nursing Education