Jennifer C Vendt

Jennifer C Vendt, DNP, APRN, CPNP-PC, PHC, CNE

Clinical Assistant Professor

Department: Family, Community and Health Systems Science
Business Phone: (352) 273-6512
Business Email: jvend001@ufl.edu

About Jennifer C Vendt

TEACHING

Dr. Vendt has teaching responsibilities across the undergraduate, RN-to-BSN and graduate programs. With specialties in pediatrics, acute care and public/community health, Dr. Vendt is able to share a vast array of knowledge to her students. She has also previously taught in the maternal/child setting and adult health clinicals. Dr. Vendt’s teaching background in implementing new curricula, particularly concept-based curriculum, clinical simulation education and innovative teaching and learning strategies, allows her to share her experience across the College of Nursing.

RESEARCH

Dr. Vendt’s area of interest in research and scholarship includes the importance of communication in the family and the impact of divorce on the physical health of children. She believes the strength of the family and the communication amongst the members is an intricate part of keeping the family healthy and whole physically, mentally and emotionally. Dr. Vendt also sees the value of communication with adolescents and middle school children in maintaining a healthy physical and emotional life and decreasing the incidence of teen pregnancy and suicide. She has also participated in research on the pediatric patient’s readiness for school and the ability of the health care provider to make the determination objectively.

SERVICE

Dr. Vendt is a member of Sigma Theta Tau Honor Society, the Florida Nurses Association and the American Nurses Association. She and her husband are the current coordinators of the Retrouvaille, an International Marriage Lifeline Ministry, for the northeast Florida community.

Teaching Profile

Courses Taught
2019-2023
NGR6301L Advanced Child Health Nursing I
2019-2022
NUR4467C Clinical Reasoning and Personalized Nursing Care: Women, Children and Families
2019-2023
NUR3128 Pathophysiology/Pharmacology in Nursing 2
2019-2021
NGR7940L Residency in Adv Nurs
2019-2023
NGR7970L Adv Nursing Project
2018-2023
NUR3196 Pathophysiology/Pharmacology in Nursing 1
2020
NUR4768C Clinical Reasoning and Personalized Nursing Care: Adult Chronic Conditions
2019
NGR6301 Advanced Child Health Nursing I
2019
NGR6311L Adv Acu Nsg Clinical
2019,2022-2023
NGR6307L Advanced Child Health Nursing III
2019
NGR6350L Adlt/Wm/Adol/Chld Cln
2019
NGR6311 Adv Acute and Chron Chi
2018
NUR3145 Pharmacology for Nursing
2018
NUR3138C Clinical Practice 1: Wellness Promotion and Illness Prevention
2021-2023
NUR3066C Clinical Reasoning: Health Assessment
2022
NUR4636C Clinical Reasoning and Personalized Nursing Care: Population Health

Research Profile

Pediatrics; Community/public health; Critical care (neonatal and pediatric)

Education

DNP
2015 · University of Florida
Public Health Certification
2015 · University of Florida, Foundations in Public Health
MSN – Concentration in Pediatric Primary Care ARNP
2012 · University of Florida
BSN
1997 · Old Dominion University

Contact Details

Phones:
Business:
(352) 273-6512
Emails:
Business:
jvend001@ufl.edu
Addresses:
Business Mailing:
PO Box 100197
GAINESVILLE FL 32610