MS Texas Woman's University, Denton, Texas
BS Texas Woman's University, Denton, Texas
Office: 333 N. Washington Ave., Suite 341, Dallas Annex Office
Lori A. Spies has an interest in global health and nursing that fuels her teaching and program of research. Starting in 2005 Lori has taken graduate students to Africa for a four week clinical course. Since 2006 she has provided nursing research development workshops and nursing seminars annually in Uganda. She has successfully advocated for the creation of global education and outreach opportunities locally and around the world in China, Ethiopia, India, and Vietnam for students and faculty from the Louise Herrington School of Nursing. She has published and presented internationally on tropical disease, global health, and international nursing topics. Her program of research is directed toward nursing research capacity development, task shifting, and nurse's work related quality of life for East Africa.