Joyce Stechmiller, PhD, ACNP-BC, FAAN
University of Florida
PO Box 100187
Gainesville, FL 32610-0187
Dr. Stechmiller teaches clinical courses in the acute nurse practitioner track and the research and theory course for the accelerated baccalaureate students. Dr. Stechmiller mentors doctoral students through chairing and participating on doctoral committees.
Dr. Stechmiller’s research interests focus on immune function, nutritional status and interventions for wound healing in adults and elderly.
Dr. Stechmiller is Department Chair of the Adult and Elderly Nursing Department. She holds membership on the Board of Directors of the National Pressure Ulcer Advisory Panel and the Wound Healing Society. She is a member of the Florida Nurse Association, Sigma Theta Tau International, and Southern Nursing Research Society. She serves as an editorial consultant and peer reviewer of the European Journal of Clinical Nutrition, International Journal of Quality Health Care, Biological Research in Nursing, Clinical Nutrition and American Journal of Critical Care.
Clinical practice area/expertise
Dr. Stechmiller is a nationally certified as an Acute Care Nurse Practitioner.
Dr. Stechmiller received her BSN in Nursing and her MSN in Cardiovascular Nursing at the University of Maryland and her PhD in Educational Psychology at the University of Florida.
- Cowan, L., Stechmiller, J.,Phillips, Priscilla, & Schultz, G. (2012) Science of Wound Healing: Translation of Bench Science into Advances for Chronic Wound Care. In D.Krasner, G. Sibbald & G. Rodeheaver (Eds.), Chronic wound care: A clinical source book for healthcare Professionals (5th ed.) King of Prussia, PA: Health Management Publications. In Press
Stechmiller, J.K., (2012) Wound Healing. In C.Mueller (Ed.), A.SP.E.N.’s Adult nutrition support science and practice of nutrition support: A core curriculum. Dubuque, IA: Kendall Hunt. In Press
Jones, V., Harding, K., Stechmiller, J., & Schultz, G. (2012).Acute and chronic wound healing. In S. Baranoski and E. Ayello (Eds.) Wound care essentials: Practice principles (3rd ed.). Baltimore, MD: Wolters Kluwer, Lippincott Williams & Wilkins.
Stechmiller, J. Incidence and prevalence of pressure ulcers in the U.S. in the last decade. National Pressure Ulcer Advisory Panel Monographs.(2nd ed.). In Press.
Cowan L., Phillips P Liesenfeld B, Mikhailova A, Moore D, Stechmiller J Schultz. Caution: When combining topical wound treatments, more is not always better. Wound Practice and Research. In Press.