Marcia Davis, MN, RN, CPNP

Assistant Professor
Phone: ext. 2274
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Biography

Marcia Davis is a Registered Nurse with specialization as a Pediatric Nurse Practitioner in the area of Primary Care. She has provided health care for chilren in inpatient and outpatient hospital settings, private clinics and school settings. As an Assistant Professor for the Azusa Pacific University School of Nursing, Marcia teaches prelicensure courses in the Entry-Level Masters Degree Program. She teaches classes in Pathophysiology and Pediatric Nursing. She also provides clinical instruction in pediatric nursing.
Marcia considers it a privilege to influence the next generation of nurses, and brings to life nursing didactics and theory with her wealth of experience to the classroom setting. In the midst of technological advances and knowledge explosion in the area of health care, Marcia has a passion to preserve the "nursing touch" and genuine caring in current nursing practice. With all that is known about the human body and how it works, she emphasizes a key role of the nurse in the area of healthcare education for patients and families.

Education

  • PNP and School Nurse Credential at California State University Long Beach, 1987
  • MN degree at University of California, Los Angeles, 1976
  • BSN degree at University of California, Los Angeles, 1972

Credentials/Certifications

  • Registered Nurse - Board of Registered Nursing, State of California
  • Certified Pediatric Nurse Practitioner, Pediatric Nursing Certification Board
  • Furnishing License, Board of Registered Nursing, State of California

Academic Area

  • School of Nursing
    • Graduate Programs

Expertise

  • Pediatrics

Courses Taught

  • GNRS 582A – Pathophysiology
  • GNRS 582B – Pathophysiology
  • GNRS 583 – Nursing Care of Children and Young Adults

Office Hours

Monday 10:00 AM - 4:30 PM
Tuesday 9:00 AM - 12:00 Noon
Appointments available upon request. Please contact me to set up an appointment.