Congrats to Nursing Ph.D. Graduate

Posted On December 20, 2017
Categories News, Nursing

Congratulations to Josie Doss for receiving the Doctor of Philosophy, Nursing degree from the Byrdine F. Lewis College of Nursing and Health Professions in December 2017.

Dr. Doss is an assistant professor of nursing at Georgia College in Milledgeville, where she coordinates the obstetrics and senior practicum courses for undergraduate nursing students. Her research interests include behavioral change, obstetrics and obesity. Dr. Doss’ dissertation, chaired by Dr. Susan Kelley, associate dean of nursing, is entitled Reducing Pregnancy Risk by Motivating Overweight and Obese Women to Make Preconception Changes in Diet and Physical Activity Behavior.

Dr. Doss received her B.S. and M.S. degrees in nursing from Troy State University.