PhD, RN, FNP-BC
DNP Program Director / NP Program Coordinator
Nursing Building Office #132
office phone: (210) 283-6318
Research Fellowship on Health Disparities (2008) - University of North Texas Health Science Center, Fort Worth, Texas
Ph.D. (2007) - University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio
M.S.N. (1998) - University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio
B.S.N. (1992) University of Texas at Austin
Health Promotion Behaviors
Klugman, C. & Beckmann-Mendez, D. A. (2015). One Thousand Word: Evaluating an Interdisciplinary Art Education Program. Journal of Nursing Education.
Williams, M. T., Beckmann-Mendez, D. A., & Turkheimer, E. (2013). Cultural Barriers to African-American Participation in Anxiety Disorders Research. Journal of the National Medical Association, 105 (1), 33-41.
Klugman, C., Peel, J. L., & Beckmann-Mendez, D. A. (2011). Art Rounds: Teaching Interprofessional Students Visual Thinking Strategies at One School. Academic Medicine, 86 (10).
National Organization of Nurse Practitioner Faculties
Texas Nurse Practitioners
Sigma Theta Tau International Nursing Honor Society
APRN - Family Nurse Practitioner, Texas Board of Nursing, (1999 - present)
Registered Nurse, Texas Board of Nursing, (1992 - present)