Dorene K. Hardie, RN, MS, ARNP-BC

Dorene K. Hardie obtained her Bachelors Degree in Nursing from the University of Wyoming and her Masters Degree in Science from the University of Utah.  She has her Nurse-Practitioner Certificate in Primary Care Medicine from the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor.  Ms. Hardie has been with the teaching faculty with the Colleges of Nursing at the University of Utah and West Virginia University and currently guest-lectures at the University of Michigan College of Nursing in Ann Arbor, Michigan and Wayne State University in Detroit, Michigan .  She  has had more than 15 years of experience as a nurse-practioner,  managing patients both in the hospital and ambulatory setting with the Department of  Internal Medicine at Detroit Receiving Hospital in Detroit, Michigan. Her current academic interests include hypertension in the ambulatory setting and prescriptive practice for Nurse-Practitioners.