Raquel Reynolds PhD, RN, MSN, PHCNS-BC
Raquel Reynolds is Assistant Professor in the School of Nursing at MGH Institute of Health Professions. She is also a member of the steering committee for the Center for Climate Change, Climate Justice and Health at the Institute.
She has been a nurse for 25 years and has practiced in a variety of settings, including acute care, outpatient care, and community care. She is certified as a clinical nurse specialist in public/community health nursing.
Dr. Reynolds' dissertation research focused on exploring the relationship between work stress and metabolic health outcomes in employees working in a large computer technology company in central Texas. She has also completed a small, pilot study exploring the relationship between work stress and metabolic health outcomes in staff employees at a state university in central Texas.
Dr. Reynolds began teaching in 2005 and has taught at several schools of nursing within the State ofTexas. She is passionate about nursing and the role of nursing within community health practice.
Dr. Reynolds' research interest is focused on exploring the impact of work stress on metabolic health outcomes in a variety of work settings.
ADN, Murray State College, Tishomingo, OK
BSN, The University of Texas at Austin, Austin, TX
MSN, The University of Texas at Austin, Austin, TX
PhD, Nursing, The University of Texas at Austin, Austin, TX
Garcia, A.A., Zuniga, J., Reynolds, R., Cairapoma, L., & Sumlin, L. (2015). Evaluation of the Spoken Knowledge in Low Literacy in Diabetes Scale with Mexican Americans. Journal of Transcultural Nursing, 26(3), 279-286.