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Pamela Waynick-Rogers, DNP, APRN-BC




Pamela Waynick-Rogers is certified as a Women’s Health Nurse Practitioner and was part of the first Nurse-Midwifery cohort at VUSN. She has been an instructor in the prespcialty level for 14 years. In addition to teaching, she is the course coodinator representing the School of Nursing for the Vanderbilt Program for Interprofessional Learning (VPIL) (https://medschool.vanderbilt.edu/vpil/). 


VPIL is an innovative approach to health professions education which includes opportunities for work-based learning, longitudinal clinical experiences extending across the duration of the formal program, and the chance to work in interprofessional teams.

Current Research Interests

  • Interprofessional Education
  • Interprofessional Practice
  • Public and Community Health
  • Maternal-Child Health
  • Breastfeeding Promotion


  • 2rd Annual Evidence Based Practice Nursing Conference Poster Presentation on Interprofessional Collaboration Project Evaluation, Georgia Health Sciences University, 2011
  • Collaborating Across Borders III Conference Poster Presentationon An Assessment of Professional Response to Interprofessional Collaboration, November, 2011
  • Collaborating Across Borders IV Paper Presentation on The Role and Value of Rotating Faculty to Enhance Interprofessional Collaboration, June 2013
  • Sigma Theta Tau 42nd Biennial Convention Paper Presentation on The Vanderbilt Program in Interprofessional Learning: Innovation in Building a Collaborative Ready Workforce, November 2013

Chapter Review

  • L.L.  Ivanov & C. L. Blue. (2008). Public health nursing: Leadership, policy and practice. Clifton Park, NY: Delmar Cengage Learning.

Professional Organizations


  • Sigma Theta Tau – Iota Chapter
    2012- Present Sigma Theta Tau – Iota Chapter Board Member
  • Tennessee Nurses Association
  • Vanderbilt University School of Nursing Nominating Committee Member
  • Vanderbilt University School of Nursing DNP Curriculum Review Committee Member