Jonas IV-NLN Scholar Alumni

Lisa Broughton, PhD, CCRN

Villanova University

Lisa Broughton completed her PhD in Nursing at Villanova University. She is employed as an Assistant Professor of Nursing at Spalding University in Louisville, Kentucky. She also continues to work as a staff nurse, with an expertise and national certification in critical care nursing. Her teaching interests include advanced medical-surgical/acute care nursing and nursing research. Dr. Broughton completed a Bachelors of Science in Nursing from the University of Evansville in Evansville, Indiana and a Masters of Science in Nursing with an emphasis in Nursing Education from Indiana University in Indianapolis, Indiana. She is a member of the National League for Nursing, Sigma Theta Tau International, and the American Association of Critical Care Nurses. In Dr. Broughton's academic research, she undertook a path analysis to examine the relationships among nurses' work environment, nurses' education level, and patient outcomes.