Versie Johnson-Mallard, PhD, ARNP, FAAN
Associate Professor and Chair, Department of Family, Community and Health System Science
Versie Johnson-Mallard, PhD, ARNP, FAAN is chair of the department of Family, Community and Health System Science. Dr. Johnson-Mallard came from the University of South Florida College of Nursing where she served as an associate professor and track coordinator for the college’s sexual and reproductive health master’s degree. Her research and publications are in the area of women’s health, reproductive health promotion, sexually transmitted infection prevention, HPV screening/prevention and behavior change in response to culturally appropriate nursing interventions. She is a Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Nurse Faculty Scholar.
Versie Johnson-Mallard was a Pre-Doctoral Fellow with the National Institute of Nursing Research in the National Institutes of Health and a Post-Doc Fellow at the University of South Florida. Versie is an active board member of the National Association of Nurse Practitioners Women’s Health (NPWH) and the Polk County Advance Practice Council. Dr. Johnson-Mallard maintains a membership with the international nursing honor society- Sigma Theta Tau (STTI), and Florida A & M University Honor Society. She is also a member of the Florida and American Nurses Association, Southern Nursing Research Society (SNRS), the Council for the Advancement of Nursing Science (CANS) and the Association for Reproduction Health Professionals (ARHP).
Dr. Johnson-Mallard received her B.S.N. from Florida A&M University, a M.S.N from the University of Florida and is a board certified Women’s Health Nurse Practitioner. Her doctorate is from the University of South Florida.