Patricia Baller, MSN, RN, CNM

Patti Baller is a Senior Lecturer, who has been teaching in the Adult-Gero NP program for the last 19 years and the Women's Health program for 1 year. She has been an RN for 40 years and a practicing nurse-midwife for 32 years and has a special interest in Women’s Health. She has previously served on active duty in the Army Nurse Corps for almost 10 years as an RN and nurse-midwife. She has served on numerous College of Nursing committees and is a member of Faculty Senate.

Courses
  • NURS 60015 - Advanced Health Assessment
  • NURS 60050 - Pharmacology for Women’s Health Nurse Practitioners
  • NURS 60220 - Primary Care II Adult
  • NURS 60506 - Clinical Diagnostics for Advanced Practice Nurses
  • NURS 62292 - Primary Care II Practicum for Chronically Ill Adults
  • NURS 64892 - Women’s Health Nurse Practitioner IV Practicum
  • NURS 60120 - Primary Care I Across the Lifespan
  • NURS 60320 - Comprehensive Primary Care III: Adults Across the Lifespan
  • NURS 61292 - Primary Care I Across the Lifespan Practicum
  • NURS 63692 - Comprehensive Primary Care III Practicum: Adults Across the Lifespan
  • NURS 60125 - APRN Role
  • NURS 61892 - APRN Role Practicum
Publications: 
  • Lavery, B., Baller, P. Wood, S. (1986). Standards of nurse-midwifery practice. Army Medical Department.
Awards/Achievements: 
  • 2015, Daisy Faculty Award Nominee, Kent State University College of Nursing
  • 2009, Nominee Outstanding Teaching Award, Kent State University, University Teaching Council
  • 2008, Nominee Outstanding Teaching Award, Kent State University, University Teaching Council
  • 2007, Finalist, Outstanding Teaching Award, Kent State University, University Teaching Council
Documents: 
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