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Sharon Chalmers, Ph.D., CNE, APRN, FNP-BC

Sharon Chalmers
Title: Department Head of Nursing
Phone: 706-864-1934

Office: Health and Natural Sciences, 422, Dahlonega
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Dr. Chalmers has been with the University since 2010 and currently serves as the Department Head of nursing.  She is a certified Family Nurse Practitioner and has over 15 years of experience in nurse practitioner education. She currently volunteers as a nurse practitioner at Good Samaritan Health Center Gwinnett (GSHCG) and has since its inception in 2005. She also serves on their Advisory Board. GSHCG serves the uninsured and under-insured community in Gwinnett County. Dr. Chalmers research interests include chronic healthcare management and innovative graduate nursing education.

Professional Organizations

  • Southern Nursing Research Society - Active Member – Georgia Liaison
  • Georgia Association of Nursing Education - Active Member
  • United Advance Practice Registered Nurses of Georgia – Active Member
  • Eternal Hope in Haiti - Medical Team Member June and December - Provide medical clinics in Cap-Haitian, Haiti
  • National Organization of Nurse Practitioner Faculty - Active Member         
  • American Association of Nurse Practitioners - Active Member, University Liaison
  • Sigma Theta Tau International - Active Member - Tau Psi – Treasurer


  • Ph.D., Nursing, Georgia State University
  • MSN, Family Nurse Practitioner, Emory University
  • ASN, Nursing, DeKalb Community College

Research/Special Interests

  • Diabetes
  • Women's Health Issues
  • Substance Use and Misuse

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