Phillips, Jennan

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Assistant Professor

NB 316
1720 2nd Ave. S.
Birmingham, AL 35294-1210

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Dr. Phillips’ nursing education began at Sylacauga Hospital School of Nursing followed by the BSN from Samford University and MSN and DSN from UAB. Her clinical experience includes medical/surgical nursing, obstetrics, ambulatory/emergency/trauma, and occupational/environmental health and safety. Dr. Phillips faculty experience includes Scientist in the UAB Centers for Injury Control Research and Health Promotion, faculty in the City of Birmingham Good Health Program and Back School and National Institute of Occupational Safety and Health Deep South Education and Research Center and co-investigator on NIH funded back injury prevention clinical trial among other research and scholarly endeavors.
Research/Clinical Interest
  • Occupational and Environmental Health
  • Health Promotion/Prevention of Illness/Injury among Adults in The Community and Workplace
  • The Aging Workforce
  • Public Health Preparedness
  • Advocacy and Health Policy

Phillips, J., Grant, J. S., Milligan, G. W., & Moss, J. (in press). Using a multicultural family simulation in public health nursing education. Clinical Simulation in Nursing. doi:10.1016/j.ecns.2011.08.007

Phillips, J.A. (2011). Injury control in the aging workforce. American Association of Occupational Health Nurses, AAOHN Annual Convention, Atlanta, GA

Phillips, J.A. (2010). The aging American workforce: Implications for occupational health nurses, American Association of Occupational Health Nurses, AAOHN Annual Convention, Anaheim, CA


Best Practice Designation, City of Birmingham Good Health Program, International Benchmarking Clearinghouse, American Productivity and Quality Center, Houston, Texas, 1996

C. Everett Koop National Worksite Health Award, City of Birmingham Good Health Program, 1993

Outstanding Doctoral Student Research Award, University of Alabama School of Nursing, 1991

Phi Kappa Phi Honor Society, University of Alabama at Birmingham, 1991

Omicron Delta Kappa National Honor Society, UAB, 1991

Who’s Who in Nursing, 1990

Fellow, Occupational and Health Nursing, National Institute Occupational Health Nursing, Deep South ERC, UAB, Birmingham, AL, 1989-1991

Sigma Theta Tau International Honor Society for Nursing, Nu Chapter, 1984


Clinical Proficiency Award, Sylacauga Hospital School of Nursing, Sylacauga, AL 1976