University of Evansville

Nursing

In UE's direct admission BSN program, students will engage in evidence-based, hands-on learning experiences in their freshman year.

Cindy Schaefer RN, MSN

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Education

  • M.S.N., University of Evansville, Evansville, Indiana
  • B.S.N. University of Evansville, Evansville, Indiana

Biography

Cindy currently teaches the senior nursing students and specializes in community health. Cindy has practiced nursing in different areas that include medical surgical, oncology, radiation therapy, cardiac intensive care, clinical research, and community health. She is currently working on her PhD in Nursing at Duquesne University.

Cindy is involved with community committees which include the Community First Health Fair planning committee, St. Anthony Center for Family Life, the Perinatal Advisory Board, and the Fetal Infant Mortality Committee. Regionally, she is a member of the Mid-West Clinicians Network and an active member of the Research committee and co-chair a NIH grant that involves conducting diabetes research at the community health center level. Other research projects include health literacy, obesity interventions, care of vulnerable populations such as the Latino population, and diabetes care coordination.

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