Dr. Angie Wooton

Biography

Dr. Angie Wooton is a graduate of the University of Evansville (MSN), University of Southern Indiana (Post-MSN, FNP) and the University of Hawai’i Manoa (PhD). Angie is an Assistant Professor in the Dunigan Family Department of Nursing and Health Sciences at the University of Evansville. Her favorite areas of practice are Endocrinology, Cardiology and Gerontology.

Angie is board certified as a Family Nurse Practitioner by the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners and is active in numerous nursing organizations. She currently serves on the research board for the Gerontological Advanced Practices Nurses Association and mentors Doctoral students. Angie received the Dean’s Teaching Award in 2015.

Angie’s primary area of research interest is aging, type 2 diabetes, and health promotion in older adults. Her dissertation topic was, “Associations between balance confidence and balance performance in community-dwelling older adults.” She recently published articles in the Journal of Nurse Practitioners and The Nurse Practitioner Journal.

When not working on projects for the University of Evansville, Angie can be found running or hiking on the wooded trails of Audubon State Park or spending time with her grandchildren.

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