Jeri Whitfield, DMin

Assistant Professor of Nursing

Office Phone: 951-552-8448
E-mail: jwhitfield@calbaptist.edu
Office Location: Nursing Annex 165
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Degree Major Emphasis Institution Year
DMin Doctorate of Ministry Gateway Seminary 2019
MDiv Masters of Theology Golden Gate Baptist Seminary 2002
BSN Nursing Colrado Mesa University 1991
B.A. English Education Colorado State University 1983
  • Additional Education

    ADN, Colorado Mesa University, 1988

  • Courses Taught

    NUR 420, NUR 421, NUR 430

  • Academic Areas & Scholarly Interests

    Dr. Whitfield started as an oncology nurse, and then transitioned into hospice nursing, and end-of-life care. Dr. Whitfield decided to take her passion for those who are weak and vulnerable overseas to serve in a cross-cultural and global context. While overseas, she worked in a medical clinic, visited people in their homes, prayed with them, and cared for dying patients. She also became a key Strategic Team Leader in the area where she served, with a focus on Community Development and helped implement numerous project improvement plans.

  • Teaching Experience at Institutions Other than CBU

    Dr. Whitfield taught English as a second language overseas before going back to school to become a nurse.

  • Research, Presentations, & Publications

    Presentation, Building a Culture of Health Between Academia and Public Health Departments, 2019

  • Church Membership & Activities

    Magnolia Church

  • Community Service & Involvement

    Serve with, and train students to go overseas and serve in a cross-cultural context.
    Lead weekly prayer meeting within the College of Nursing.