Linda W. Fisher, PhD, MHA, RN, FACHE

Colonel, United States Army
Assistant Professor

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  • 2010 - PhD - Nursing (Health Services Research)
    Vanderbilt University, Nashville, TN
  • 2000 - MHA
    Baylor University, Waco, TX
  • 1989 - BSN
    Western Kentucky University, Bowling Green, KY

  • Organizational Behavior and Theory (Guest Lecturer)
  • Human Resource Management (Guest Lecturer)
  • Leadership in Complex Organizations (Guest Lecturer) 
Professional Affiliations:
  • Fellow, American College of Healthcare Executives
  • Member, Academy Health
  • Member, Sigma Theta Tau 
Selected Publications and Presentations:

Fisher, L (2010). "A Comparison of U.S. Army and Civilian Registered Nurses: Influence of Organizational and Personal Factors on Intent to Leave Their Current Organizations" Poster Presentation/Academy Health Annual Research Meeting.

Minnick, A., Norman, L., Donaghey, B., Fisher, L., McKirgan, I. (2010). Defining and describing capacity issues in US doctoral nursing reserach programs. Nursing Outlook, Vol.58 (1):36-43.

Minnick, A., Norman, L., Donaghey, B., Fisher, L., McKirgan, I. (2010). Leadership in Doctoral Research Programs. Journal of Nursing Education, Vol.49 (9):504-10. 

Fisher, L. (2002). Comparison of Provider Referral Patterns. Journal of Healthcare Management, Vol.47 (3):197-204.

Fisher, L. (1999). Designing for Requirements. Association of Facilities Engineering. Vol. SEP/OCT:13-15.

Army-Baylor Service and Leadership:

Faculty Advisor for Army Nurse Corps Students