Arianna Smith, MSN, RN, CPNP-PC

Instructor
Phone: (626) 815-5121
Office Location: Building One, Room #326
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Biography

Arianna is a registered nurse with over 18 years experience with specific focus areas of obstetrics, women's health, and care of the newborn. This experience, coupled with her Christian faith have moved her to be a passionate advocate for justice in maternal/newborn care. Specific interest includes health care disparities and birthing justice. Teaching provides Arianna with the opportunity to share her passion for the specialty of obstetrics and the platform to discuss ethical issues related to nursing. Arianna creates an active classroom environment in which learning takes place for both student and instructor.

Education

  • Bachelor of Science, Nursing, Azusa Pacific University, 1999
  • Master of Science, Nursing/Pediatric Nurse Practitioner, University of California, Los Angeles, 2002

Credentials/Certifications

  • Certified Pediatric Nurse Practitioner: Pediatric Nursing Certification Board, California State Board of Nursing: Nurse Practitioner, California Board of Registered Nursing: Public Health Nurse, Inpatient Obstetrics Certification: National Certification Corporation

Academic Area

  • School of Nursing
    • Undergraduate Programs

Expertise

  • Labor and delivery
  • Newborn health care
  • Outpatient pediatrics
  • Women's health

Courses Taught

  • UNRS 402 - Nursing Care: Maternal, Newborn and Women's Health Nursing
  • UNRS 402P - Practicum Nursing Care: Maternal, Newborn and Women's Health Nursing
  • UNRS 496 - Writ3/Ethics and Issues in Healthcare
  • UNRS 444 - Clinical Specialization Residency
  • GNRS 575P - Nursing Care: Maternal, Newborn and Women's Health Nursing
  • GNRS 578P - Health Assessment Laboratory Instructor

Office Hours

Monday 10:10am-12:30pm
Wednesday 10:10am-12:30pm
Appointments available upon request. Please contact me to set up an appointment.

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