Judith Daniels PhD, APRN, FNP, PNP
Assistant Professor

Dr. Judith Daniels finished her MSN/FNP at Michigan State University in 1987 and her PhD in nursing at the University of Kentucky in 2004. Throughout her nursing career Dr. Daniels gained a wide array of clinical experiences. She is dual board certified in Family and Pediatrics and maintains an active practice at the Polk Dalton: Internal Medicine /Pediatrics Clinic in Lexington, Kentucky. Her background in graduate education began in 1993 at the University of Kentucky. She then joined Frontier Nursing University from 2007 until 2015 where she learned a great deal about web-based graduate education. Her research interests center on weight management, motivational interventions, and teaching-learning issues.

Contact Information

Phone: 859-257-8801

Email: jadani0@email.uky.edu

Office: 315 CON BUILDING


PhD, Univ Of Kentucky, 2004
MSN, Michigan State University, 1987
BSN, Nazareth College At Kalamazoo, 1976


Dr. Judith Daniels' CV


Spencer, D. Daniels, J. A. Pediatric developmental screening. (2015), Advance Healthcare Network

Daniels, J. A. Obesity Medical-Surgical Nursing: Assessment and management of clinical problems. (2013), Mosby Publishers (9), 906-924.

Caudle, P. Bigness, J. Daniels, J. A. Gilmor, M. Knestrick, J. Implementing computer based testing in distance education for advanced practice nurses: lessons learned. (2011), National Education Perspectives 32 (5), 328-332.

Daniels, J. A. Nursing management: Obesity Medical-Surgical Nursing: Assessment and management of clinical problems. (2010), Mosby Publishers (8),

Daniels, J. A. Reducing the U.S. prison population: Can nursing be part of the solution Caring for the vulnerable: Perspectives in nursing, theory, practice, and research. , Bartlett and Jones (4),


Daniels, J. A., , . 2016, June. Peer Evaluation of an Audio-Recorded Simulated Clinical Interview. 2016 National Conference, American Association of Nurse Practitioners (AANP), San Antonio, TX .

Stewart, J., Daniels, J. A. 2016, February. Chronic Opiate Analgesic Therapy (COAT) in a Primary Care Outpatient Clinic: Patient Perspective on Quality Improvement. Southern Region Meeting, Society of General Internal Medicine (SGIM), Atlanta, GA .

Daniels, J. A. 2013, June. Pediatric developmental screening: assessing the current status. American Academy of Nurse Practitioners Annual Conference, Las Vegas, NV .

Daniels, J. A. 2013, April. Acceptability and perceived value of using student peer evaluation of an audio-recorded simulated clinical interview in an online educational program. National Organization of Nurse Practitioner Faculties, Pittsburg, PA .

Daniels, J. A. 2011, May. OSCEs in Distance Education: live simulations for the web-based learner. USDLA Annual Conference, St. Louis, MO .