Name: Dr. Jeremy Barnes
Title: Professor
Department: Health, Human Performance and Recreation
Contact Information:
Office: (573) 651-2782
Home: (573) 243-2859
E-mail: jbarnes@semo.edu
FAX: (573) 651-5150
Best time to contact: Any Time
Committee(s): University Studies
Areas of Expertise: Health Education, Health Behavior Change, Health Promotion, Nutrition, Exercise, Health Screening, Cardiovascular Disease, Lifestyle and Health, Preventive Health, Physical Fitness, Stroke, Heart Disease

Educational Background

Bachelor's Degree:
Bachelor of Arts (HONS) in Leisure Studies/Recreation Management
Leeds University, Leeds, England
Master's Degree:
Master of Science in Recreation and Parks Administration
University of Missouri-Columbia, Columbia, MO
Doctorate:
Doctorate in Health Education: Nutrition and Exercise Physiology
University of Missouri-Columbia, Columbia, MO
Name: Dr. Linda Heitman
Title: Professor
Department: Nursing
Contact Information:
Office: (573) 651-2558
Home: (573) 334-6846
E-mail: lheitman@semo.edu
FAX: (573) 651-2142
Best time to contact: Any Time
Committee(s):
Faculty Senate (Senator)
Compensation Committee (Chairperson)
Benefits Committee
Health Consortium (Faculty Representative)
International Committee
Areas of Expertise: Heart Disease (Cardiovascular Nursing), Advanced Practice Nursing, Adult Health, Managed Care (Case Management), Medical Ethics, Organ Donation.

Educational Background

Bachelor's Degree:
Diploma in Nursing and Bachelor of Science in Nursing
Barnes Hospital School of Nursing; Southeast Missouri State University, St. Louis and Cape Girardeau, MO
Master's Degree:
Master of Science in Nursing (Research) Major: Adult Health/Clinical Nurse Specialist Option
Saint Louis University, St. Louis, MO
Doctorate:
Doctor of Philosophy in Nursing
Saint Louis University, St. Louis, MO
Name: Dr. Brenda Johnson
Title: Professor
Department: Nursing
Contact Information:
Office: (573) 651-2731
Home: (573) 335-8614
E-mail: bjohnson@semo.edu
Best time to contact: Morning
Areas of Expertise: Gerontological Nursing, Frail Elderly, Dementia

Educational Background

Bachelor's Degree:
Bachelor of Science in Nursing
Columbia University, New York, NY
Master's Degree:
Master of Science in Gerontological Nursing
Saint Louis University, St. Louis, MO
Doctorate:
Doctor of Philosophy in Nursing
University of Colorado, Denver, CO
Name: Ms. Bobbi Palmer
Title: Instructor/Family Nurse Practitioner
Department: Nursing
Contact Information:
Office: (573) 651-5902
E-mail: bjmorris@semo.edu
FAX: (573) 651-2142
Best time to contact: Any Time
Committee(s): Emergency Preparedness Committee (Medical Officer)
Areas of Expertise: Nursing, Primary Care, Adolescent Health, Reproductive Health

Educational Background

Bachelor's Degree:
Bachelor of Science in Nursing in Nursing
Southeast Missouri State University, Cape Girardeau, MO
Master's Degree:
Master of Science in Nursing in Nursing
Southern Illinois University - Edwardsville, Edwardsville, IL
Name: Dr. Joe Pujol
Title: Professor and Chair
Department: Health, Human Performance and Recreation
Contact Information:
Office: (573) 651-2664
E-mail: jpujol@semo.edu
FAX: (573) 651-5150
Best time to contact: Any Time
Committee(s):
Grievance Committee
University Planning
Dept. of Health, Human Performance, and Recreation (Chair)
Areas of Expertise: General Exercise Physiology (energy metabolism, thermoregulation, etc.), Exercise in Health and Disease, Physical Activity as an Intervention in Disease, Exercise and Music, Exercise Testing, Lifestyle Diseases (cardiovascular disease, chronic obstructive lung disease, osteoporosis, etc.)

Educational Background

Bachelor's Degree:
Bachelor of Science in Physical Education
University of Louisiana-Monroe, Monroe, LA
Master's Degree:
Master of Education in Physical Education/Exercise Science
University of Louisiana-Monroe, Monro, LA
Doctorate:
Doctor of Education in Human Performance/Exercise Physiology
The University of Alabama, Tuscaloosa, AL
Name: Ms. Desma Reno
Title: Assistant Professor
Department: Nursing
Contact Information:
Office: (573) 651-2939
Home: (573) 243-7641
E-mail: dreno@semo.edu
FAX: (573) 651-2142
Best time to contact: Any Time
Committee(s): Institute of Gerontology (Director)
Areas of Expertise: Nursing leadership issues that include health care policy, nursing shortage, workforceiIssues and other health care related issues. Clinical Practice includes a specialization in gerontology having served as a clinician and consultant in acute and long-term settings. Specialize in Alzheimer's and Parkinson's disease. I am also the director of the Institute of Gerontology on campus.

Educational Background

Bachelor's Degree:
Bachelor of Nursing in Nursing
Southeast Missouri State University, Cape Girardeau, MO
Master's Degree:
Master of Science in Nursing in Adult Medical Surgical Nursing; Educator; Clinical Nurse Specialist in Gerontology
University of Central Arkansas, Conway, AK
Doctorate:
Doctor of Education (in progress) in Workforce Education and Rehabilitation
Southern Illinois University - Carbondale, Carbondale, IL

Contact

573.651.2000

contact@semo.edu

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Cape Girardeau, Missouri 63701