MSN Duke University, Durham, North Carolina
ANCC Medical-Surgical Specialty Certification
BSN Texas Women's University, Denton, Texas
Office: 3700 Worth Street, room 326, Dallas, Texas 75246
Work and EducationProfessor Tynes has been teaching Medical-Surgical nursing at Baylor University Louise Herrington School of Nursing for 6 years and recently earned the title of Clinical Assistant Professor. She teaches Medical-Surgical nursing in the classroom, in the lab, and in the clinical setting. Her lectures are informed by textbooks, current evidence based practice research articles and her 30 years of Medical-Surgical nursing experience. Mrs. Tynes worked at Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital of Dallas for over 26 years prior to coming to Baylor. She also has Community and Home Health nursing experience. Mrs. Tynes is a member of the Academy of Medical-Surgical Nurses (AMSN) and Sigma Theta Tau International (STTI).
CommitteesProfessor Tynes has served on various Nursing School Committees during her time at Baylor. These include the Undergraduate Academic Policy Committee, the Undergraduate Academic Affairs Committee, the Missions Committee and the Faculty Affairs Committee. She has also served as a Faculty Advisor.
Articles and PresentationsProfessor Tynes has made several presentations outside of the classroom. She presented at Indiana Wesleyan University’s Innovations in Faith Based Nursing Conference in 2014. She presented at the AMSN Annual Convention in 2013. In 2012, she presented at the STTI Eta Gamma Chapter during Baylor’s Alumni Weekend event. She has made numerous other local and international presentations including teaching at Nam Dinh University in Hanoi, Vietnam.