Paige Johnson, PhD, RN
Dr. Johnson has been teaching at the Capstone College of Nursing since 2005. She received her BSN from the University of Alabama Capstone College of Nursing in 1996 and her Master of Science in Nursing with an emphasis in case management in 2001. In 2013, Dr. Johnson earned her Ph.D. from the University of Alabama/University of Alabama at Birmingham in Health Education and Health Promotion.
Dr. Johnson began her nursing career in critical care and also has extensive experience in clinical research conducting trials in the areas of hypertension, diabetes, osteoarthritis, depression, bipolar disease, and post-operative pain management. She received certification as a certified clinical research coordinator in 2003. Most recently, Dr. Johnson’s clinical focus has been in community and public health nursing.
Dr. Johnson teaches in the undergraduate program. Previously she has taught Human Pathophysiology, Adult Health Nursing and in the RN Mobility program. Dr. Johnson presently teaches in Professional Nursing Practice: Community Health and Inquiry for Evidence-Based Practice in Nursing.