Blog

Dina Swearngin EdD, MSN, RN and the importance of higher education
January 20, 2021

Dr. Dina Swearngin EdD, MSN, RN and the importance of higher education

In the midst of the COVID-19 pandemic, Dr. Dina Swearngin is stressing the importance of higher education, even if it means completing a degree online. An Atlanta native and a registered nurse for more than two decades, Dr. Dina Swearngin, has held many teaching and administrative positions at institutes of higher education, including chairing the […]

Read More
December 18, 2020

Dr. Dina Swearngin EdD, MSN, RN Talks About Maintaining Morale Amid COVID-19 Pandemic

Nurses have emerged as front line heroes amid the raging COVID-19 pandemic. Across the country, countless nurses are working to fight COVID-19 and otherwise keep the healthcare system functioning. Yet many nurses are overtaxed and overworked, and at times, morale may sag. That’s why Dr. Dina Swearngin a Professor of Nursing and Dean of Health […]

Read More
December 7, 2020

Dr. Dina Swearngin EdD, MSN, RN Discusses How Nursing Industry Can Prepare For Years Ahead

Dr. Dina Swearngin, Dean of Health Sciences, Professor of Nursing and a nursing education expert, believes that the federal government in conjunction with the healthcare industry and nursing colleges will need to be proactive to counter any potential shortfall in nurses. The need to close the gap between private practice and education salaries is a […]

Read More
November 9, 2020

Dina Swearngin Explains Why The Nursing Shortage In America Is Changing Healthcare

Dina Swearngin has been a nurse for more than 30 years and has worked both hands-on in a variety of positions. Dina Swearngin, now the Dean of Health Sciences and Professor of Nursing at Point University in Auburn, Alabama, uses her professional and personal experiences to assist future nurses to learn everything it takes to […]

Read More
November 4, 2020

Dina Swearngin Discusses the Questionable Future of Higher Education Due to COVID-19

Universities are undoubtedly changed due to the coronavirus pandemic. These are institutions in which students study and live within close proximity to one another. The culture is one in which social interaction is typically encouraged. However, the COVID-19 pandemic has changed the way universities operate for the meantime, and many believe they may be changed […]

Read More