Philadelphia University + Thomas Jefferson University

Rainer, Sharon R

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Sharon R. Rainer, PhD, APRN, FNP-C, ANP- C, CEN

Contact Dr. Rainer

130 South Ninth Street
Edison Building, Suite 834
Philadelphia, PA 19107

(215) 503-7558


PhD, University of Wisconsin- Milwaukee, Anticipated     graduation, 2012
Post Masters, Jefferson School of Nursing, Thomas     Jefferson University, Family Nurse Practitioner, 2007
Post-Masters, University of Pennsylvania, Adult Nurse     Practitioner, 2000
MSN, University of Pennsylvania, Nursing Administration
    & Occupational Health Nursing, 1999
BSN, La Salle University, 1995
ASN, Hahnemann University, 1991

Board Certification

Adult Nurse Practitioner
Family Nurse Practitioner

University Appointment

Assistant Professor
Instructor, Coordinator, Family-Individual Across the Lifespan Nurse Practitioner Program

Research & Clinical Interests

Primary, Emergency and Urgent Care, Geriatric Pain Management, Family Systems, Health Policy,    
    Interprofessional education

Professional Memberships

Sigma Theta Tau- Delta Rho & Xi Chapters
American Nurses Association/Pennsylvania State Nurses
National League for Nurses
Eastern Nursing Research Society
National Organization of Nurse Practitioner Faculty
Pennsylvania Coalition of Nurse Practitioners


Chair, Government Relations Committee, Pennsylvania
    State Nurses Association, ongoing
Content Reviewer, Journal of Emergency Nursing, ongoing


Awards And Honors

Deans Award, University of Wisconsin- Milwaukee 2007,
    2008, 2009
Academy of Nurse Practitioner State Nurse Practitioner
    Award, New Jersey, 2008
Textilease Medique Leadership Award, 1999


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