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Vivien Dee, RN, DNSc, NEA-BC, FAAN

Professor
Director, Nursing PhD Program
Phone: (626) 815-5387
Alternate: (626) 815-5386
Email: vdee@apu.edu
Fax: (626) 815-5414
Vivien Dee, DNSc, has delivered more than 100 presentations of research, articles, and special projects at various local, state, national, and international conferences. She has more than 30 years of professional nursing experience, including hospital and nursing administration at a major academic medical center in metropolitan Los Angeles, as well as academic and clinical teaching experience as a graduate faculty member. Dee is a litigation consultant and expert witness on health care and personnel management issues for several nationally known law firms. She also serves as a consultant on the use of the NPH Patient Classification System for Nursing Practice and Staffing at hospitals throughout the United States and abroad.

Education

DNSc, Nursing Administration, University of California, San Francisco
MN, University of California, Los Angeles
BSN, Loma Linda University

Credentials/Certifications
State of California, Registered Nurse License
Public Health Nurse Certificate
Certificate in Developmental Disabilities
Certificate in Nursing Administration, Advanced

Department

  • School of Nursing
    • Doctoral Programs

Expertise

  • Mental Health Nursing
  • NPH Patient Classification System
    This system is based on the Johnson Behavioral System Model of Nursing, adopted by the California Department of Health Care Services, Mental Health Services Division.
  • Nursing Administration

Courses Taught

GNRS 660 – Theories of Teaching and Instruction
GNRS 701 – Nursing Knowledge Development
GNRS 702 – Nursing Theory
GNRS 720 – Wellness Promotion and Health Maintenance

Office Hours

Monday and Thursday, 3–5 p.m. by appointment

Office Location

Building One, Room 346, West Campus

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