Kathleen White, PhD

Adjunct Professor, AUA Turpanjian College of Health Sciences (CHS), Professor, Johns Hopkins School of Nursing, Johns Hopkins University

PhD, University of Maryland at Baltimore County

Dr. Kathleen M. White has been an Adjunct Professor at the AUA CHS since 2004 who is also a member of the RN to BSN Advisory Board. Dr. White maintains a joint appointment as a clinical nurse specialist at Johns Hopkins Hospital, where she is a member of the EBP Steering Committee and an original part of the collaborative SON/JHH team that developed the widely published, award-winning Johns Hopkins Nursing Evidence-based Practice Model and Guidelines. Dr. White served as a senior adviser to the Center for Health Workforce Analysis, the Division of Nursing, and the Office of Performance Management in the Bureau of Health Professions at the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services in the Health Resources and Services Administration from 2010-2013. Dr. White’s numerous practice leadership roles have included consulting with Parkway Group Healthcare in Singapore and the primary healthcare reform project in Armenia; serving as visiting faculty at the American University of Armenia; as a member of the Hopkins-Healthways Advisory Group; and as chairperson of the American Nursing Association Congress on Nursing Practice and Economics from 2006-2010. She currently serves on the Maryland Health Care Commission's Hospital Performance Evaluation Guide Advisory Committee, the Howard County General Hospital Board of Trustees, and the Maryland Patient Safety Center's Board of Directors. At the Johns Hopkins School of Nursing, Dr. White has served as director of the Master of Science in Nursing (Entry into Nursing), Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP), and Master's programs, and coordinated the MSN Health Systems Management Track and the MSN/MBA dual degree option.