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Karla Kendall Richmond, PhD, CNS, RN

Professor Emerita
Phone: (626) 815-5386
With an extensive list of major activities she has participated, Karla Kendall Richmond works vigorously to maintain her expertise in nursing. She has presented her research at three international conferences and two regional conferences. A full-time faculty member at Azusa Pacific University (APU) since 1998, Prof. Richmond adds a fresh, although experienced, view and expertise to better the students of APU's School of Nursing.


PhD–University of San Diego, 2007
MSN–Azusa Pacific University, 1993
BSN–Consortium of the California State Universities, 1987
Associate of Science degree in Nursing–Riverside Community College, 1979
Associate of Arts degree–Riverside Community College, 1970

RN License (Ca)
Clinical Nurse Specialist, California Board of Registered
Advanced Fetal Monitoring, Certified through AWHONN
Limited Fetal Evaluation and Limited Ultrasound
RTS Bereavement Counselor
National Accrediting Agency for Clinical Laboratory Sciences, present
Lifetime Community College Teaching Credential
Advanced Cardiac Life-Support, present
Neonatal Resusitation


  • School of Nursing


  • Fetal Monitoring
  • Nursing