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Shirleatha Lee

Shirleatha Lee, PhD., RN, CNE
Associate Professor
Director, BSN Programs

Phone: 901-678-2036
Fax:  901-678-4906
E-mail: sntaylr1@memphis.edu
Office:  210 Newport Hall


Dr. Lee is a Southern Regional Education Board Doctoral Scholar and her research focuses on pre-diabetes and cardiovascular risk factors in overweight and obese youth. She has presented research findings locally, regionally, and nationally and has published in several peer reviewed research journals. She also serves as a reviewer for several nursing journals.


Dr. Lee is a Certified Nurse Educator and coordinates Medical Surgical Nursing I and also teaches Nursing Research.  She challenges students to think critically in both the classroom and clinical setting while safely, effectively, and compassionately providing quality-nursing care.


Dr. Lee is a member of the University of Memphis IRB Committee, LSON Curriculum Committee, National League of Nursing, Sigma Theta Tau International, Southern Nursing Research Society, and Delta Sigma Theta Sorority.


Dr. Lee continues to practice nursing in the hospital setting.  She is also a Certified American Heart Association CPR Instructor.


Southern Regional Educational Board Doctoral Scholar

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