Glenda Joiner-Rogers is a board-certified Adult-Gerontology CNS (AGCNS) who has maintained a Long-Term Care private practice for over 13 years. She is a recognized gerontology expert CNS whose practice and research activities focus on management of multiple chronic conditions in the elderly. She presents at national/state conferences and publishes in peer-reviewed journals. Her extensive work on EBP and QI projects serves as a model for others.
Her leadership in CNS education is significant. She served as Program Director for the Adult Health/AGCNS tract and as Chair of the APRN Division at the University of Texas at Austin School of Nursing.
Her teaching excellence was recognized by her award as a Distinguished Educator in Gerontological Nursing by the National Hartford Center of Gerontological Nursing Excellence. She is a champion for interprofessional education and has precepted CNS students for over 2000 hours in her own practice settings.
She has a long history of professional service including National Association of Clinical Nurse Specialists, Texas Clinical Nurse Specialists, and Texas Nurse Practitioners. Her expertise is regularly sought for multiple Long-Term Care committees and projects in Texas, as well as legal consultation nationally.