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Beth Ann White

Associate Teaching Professor;
Coordinator, FNP & Adult Gero Primary Care NP Programs

315C Nursing Sciences Building
University Park, PA 16802

Phone: 814-865-0779



  • I teach nursing pharmacology and advanced medical-surgical nursing in the classroom.
  • I teach at both the undergraduate and graduate levels.
  • I teach health assessment, fundamentals, and advanced medical-surgical nursing in the simulation lab and clinical sites.
  • I am an Examsoft Super User and part of the Examsoft Ad Hoc Committee.
  • I work in acute care 12+ hours per week completing admission history and physicals with development of a plan of care for acutely ill patients.
  • My area of quality improvement is oral care.


  • RN diploma, Geisinger Medical Center School of Nursing
  • BSN, The Pennsylvania State University
  • MSN with Adult NP option, The Pennsylvania State University
  • DNP, The Pennsylvania State University


  • 2018, DNP Student Champion Award, CGNE
  • 2020, Janet Williamson Award for Excellence in Teaching (awarded 4/30/2021)

Projects and Interests

  • Oral Care in Long-term Care
  • Peer-Mentoring in Undergraduate Nursing
  • Professional Role Development
  • ECHO LTC RISE expert panelist and nurse educator
  • Chair of Academic Integrity Committee since 2018
  • President of the Mid-State Chapter of Pennsylvania Coalition of Nurse Practitioners
  • Mifflin County Board Representative for Primary Health Network
  • NP Practice experience in internal medicine primary care, older adult care communities, and hospital medicine



Nese College of Nursing named a National League for Nursing Center of Excellence