Karen Bradley, DNP, RN, PNP-BC, NEA-BC

Professor of Nursing
Dean, College of Nursing

Office Phone: (951) 552-8913
E-mail: kbradley@calbaptist.edu
Office Location: Nursing Annex 255B
Office Hours:

Degree Major Emphasis Institution Year
DNP Executive Healthcare Leadership University of San Francisco 2012
PNP Pediatric Nurse Practitioner Post Master's Certificate Loma Linda University 2001
MSN Nursing Education and Clinical Nurse Specialist Loma Linda University 1999
BSN Public Health Nursing University of Phoenix 1997
ASD Nursing Riverside Community College 1993
  • Courses Taught

    Health Policy and Social Justice, Advanced Nursing Leadership, Nursing Ethics and Professional Issues, Graduate Nursing Comprehensive Examination, and Nursing Services With the Childrearing Family

  • Academic Areas & Scholarly Interests

    Advanced Practice Nursing
    Health Policy
    Leadership
    Pediatrics

  • Teaching Experience at Institutions Other than CBU

    I have taught Undergraduate and Graduate courses for other nursing programs within the Inland Empire region. Courses included Nursing Management, Advanced Practice Role Development, and Child-Health Nursing.

  • Research, Presentations, & Publications

    Panel Speaker: Nurse Practitioner Policy Update AB890, California Nursing Student Association, August 7, 2020, Virtual Meeting

    Panel Speaker: California Association for Nurse Practitioners Greater Pasadena Chapter, Advocacy in Practice: Shaping Policy, Practice and Health Care Delivery, February 2020, Pasadena, California

    Nurse Practitioner Policy Update: Nurse Practitioner Week Inland Empire Chapter, November 2019, Riverside, California

    Panel speaker: California Association for Nurse Practitioners, Leadership Summit, September 2019, Sacramento, California

    Nurse Practitioner Policy Update: Nurse Practitioner Week West Los Angeles Chapter, St. Joseph’s, November 2018, Los Angeles, California.

    Panel speaker: California Association for Nurse Practitioners, Leadership Summit, September 2018, Sacramento, California.

    Panel speaker: California Association for Nurse Practitioners 41st Educational Conference, March 2018, San Diego, California.

    Panel speaker: California Association for Nurse Practitioners, Leadership Summit, September 2017, Sacramento, California.

    Speaker presentation series: California BRN Schedule II Requirements, Pharmacology For Advanced Practice Clinicians, Contemporary Forums 2016, May, August, and September, Las Vegas, Nevada.

    Nurse Practitioner Policy Update: Nurse Practitioner Week Loma Linda University Health System, Loma Linda University Health Center, November 2016, Loma Linda, California.

    Key Note Address: Sigma Theta Tau Chi Mu Chapter Induction, California Baptist University College of Nursing, December 2016, Riverside, California.

    Speaker presentation: California BRN Schedule II Requirements, Pharmacology For Advanced Practice Clinicians, Contemporary Forums October 2015, Las Vegas, Nevada.

    Poster presentation: Nurse Practitioner Job Satisfaction Literature Review, California Association for Nurse Practitioners Educational Conference March 2012, Indian Wells, California.

  • Church Membership & Activities

    The Grove Community Church, Riverside, Ca.

  • Community Service & Involvement

    Support of international service projects; local food banks; and professional nursing organizations.

  • Personal Philosophy

    Trust in the Lord with all your heart, and lean not on your own understanding; in all your ways acknowledge Him, and He shall direct your paths. Proverbs 3: 5-6