DrPH University of Texas Health Science Center Houston, School of Public Health, Houston, Texas
Post Master's Certificate in Midwifery, University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston, Galveston, Texas
MSN University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston, Galveston, Texas
BSN Northern Illinois University, DeKalb, Illinois
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Dr. Camune, a Clinical Professor, has taught graduate nursing for
Midwifery and Family Nurse Practitioner students at the Baylor University
Louise Herrington School of Nursing since 2012.Prior to that, she taught
graduate nursing at the University of Illinois at Chicago, the University of
Texas Medical Branch in Galveston and the University of Texas Health Science
Center at Houston. Her specialty is in women’s health and clinical epidemiology.
Dr. Camune teaches didactic clinical management midwifery courses, oversees
clinical practice for midwifery students, teaches clinical epidemiology and serves
as a preceptor for both midwifery and FNP students in an outpatient gynecologic
setting. Additionally, she chairs Capstone projects for Doctor of Nursing
Work and Education
Dr. Camune serves on several national midwifery committees for the American College of Nurse- Midwives and chaired the Division of Education, the APRN Committee for the Texas Board of Nursing, and the Parkland Hospital System Nurse Intern Program. Additionally she is an active member of the Baylor University Faculty Development Committee and the Graduate School Curriculum Committee. At the LHSON, Dr. Camune serves on the Graduate Studies, Program Effectiveness, Graduate Admissions, Clinical Track Appointment and Tenure Track Faculty Recruitment committees.
Articles and Presentations
Dr. Camune is a sought-after speaker in many venues. She has spoken at the International Congress of Midwives, the national AWHONN and ACNM meetings, Texas Nurse Practitioner, Texas Consortium of Nurse-Midwives and the Texas AWHONN meetings as well as a variety of local professional nursing meetings. Dr. Camune has written articles on breastfeeding after breast cancer, contraception for adolescents with developmental disabilities, management of pregnancy for women with spinal cord injury, management of pregnancy with fatty liver disease complications, the nurses’ role in shoulder dystocia and other articles relating to professional issues of APRNs. Her research is focused on women’s issues related to disability and environmental effects on pregnancy. She has been the recipient of two HRSA educational grants and a PI on opening a nurse managed clinic for disabled women. Dr. Camune has received numerous awards for her professional service including fellowship in the American College of Nurse-Midwives, Excellence in Nursing Practice from Sigma Theta Tau, International Honor Society of Nursing and Outstanding Alumni from the University of Texas Medical branch in Galveston among others.