Clinical Assistant Professor
Dr. Kayla Glass is a clinical assistant professor at the CCN. She received her BSN from the University of Alabama in 2012, MSN from the University of Alabama at Birmingham in 2015, and DNP from the University of Alabama in 2017. She is certified as a family nurse practitioner through the AANP and a rehabilitation nurse through the Association of Rehabilitation Nurses.
Dr. Glass has previous experience as an RN in the medical ICU, cardiothoracic ICU, and outpatient oncology. More recently, she has worked locally as a CRNP in home health as well as in physical medicine and rehabilitation where she plans to maintain her clinical practice with RSP: The Physiatry Group providing services for inpatient rehab and local skilled nursing facilities. Dr. Glass has also worked briefly as a clinical instructor at UAB and served as a DNP mentor at UA.
Her research and clinical interests include: physical medicine and rehabilitation, mental health, nurse and patient education, alternative medicine, and health disparities. Dr. Glass is a member of the American Association of Nurse Practitioners, Nurse Practitioner Alliance of Alabama, and Association of Rehabilitation Nurses.