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Cheryl Boyd, MSN, RN, APRN-CNS

Assistant Professor
Phone: (626) 815-6000, Ext. 2272
Fax: (626) 815-5414
Cheryl Boyd, MSN, RN, APRN-CNS, is a clinical expert in critical care, medical-surgical, palliative care, and adult health nursing. With more than 16 years of experience in nursing care for the adult patient across the life span in the acute care setting, she utilizes evidence-based practice guidelines, strong interpersonal skills, and a well-developed knowledge base in order to model excellent nursing care. Her strong clinical background facilitates the integration of knowledge for students between the theoretical and practical settings, and she enjoys mentoring the next generation of nursing professionals.


MSN, Adult Clinical Nurse Specialist, Azusa Pacific University
BSN, California State University, Los Angeles
RN, Pasadena City College

Registered Nurse, State of California
Adult Clinical Nurse Specialist
Advanced Cardiac Life Support
Basic Cardiac Life Support
Critical Care Registered Nurse
Palliative Care Consultant


  • School of Nursing
    • Undergraduate Programs


  • Adult Critical Care/Intensive Care Nursing
  • Medical-Surgical Nursing
  • Palliative Care Nursing

Courses Taught

GNRS 574 – Foundations of Professional Nursing
GNRS 579A – Nursing Care of Adults and Elderly
GNRS 588 – Advanced Nursing Care of Adults - Leadership
UNRS 212 – Nursing Care of Adults and Elderly
UNRS 411 – Advanced Nursing Care of Adults and Aging

Office Hours

Tuesday and Thursday, 1:30–4 p.m.

Office Location

Building One, Room 167, West Campus

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