Family & Community Health
The Department of Family and Community Health (FCH) is comprised of faculty members with expertise in community/public health, pediatrics, psychiatric mental health, family health, and women's health. FCH faculty members play a key role in the education of students in entry-level options (Bachelor of Science in Nursing [BSN] and Clinical Nurse Leader [CNL]) and graduate-level specialty options (MS, Doctor of Nursing Practice [DNP] and Doctor of Philosophy [PhD]). Areas of faculty expertise encompass all aspects of education, research, and practice.
The department is chaired by Associate Professor Karen Kauffman, PhD, CRNP, RN, FAAN.