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Lynda Reed, DNP, RN, FNP-C

Assistant Professor, School of Nursing
Phone: (626) 815-6000, Ext. 5594
Lynda Reed has extensive experience as an educator, critical care nurse, and primary care nurse practitioner in the areas of endocrinology, women's health, and low-income family practice. Theoretical models of disease relating chronic endothelial inflammation to cardio-metabolic disease states and models of chronic disease management with patient-determined goal setting are emphasized throughout her courses. Her areas of research interest are medically unexplained symptoms, epigenetics and allostatic load, and frailty as a chronic inflammatory process.


  • DNP, Nursing, Azusa Pacific University
  • M.S.N., Azusa Pacific University
  • B.S.N., Azusa Pacific University
  • B.S., Mechanical Engineering, Cal Poly Pomona
  • A.S., Nursing, Pasadena City College


School of Nursing

  • Graduate Programs


  • Chronic Disease
  • Community Wellness Programs
  • Graduate Nursing Simulation Experiences
  • Office-based Care for Low-income Populations
  • Patient-centered Chronic Disease Management
  • Women's Health

Courses Taught

  • GNRS 592A Primary Health Care of the Adult and Aging Family
  • GNRS 593 Psychosocial Primary Health Care of the Adult and Aging Family