Dr. Penny Thomas, DNP, FNP-C

  • Southeastern Louisiana University
  • College of Nursing and Health Sciences
  • 400 Tennessee Ave.
  • SLU Box 10835
  • Hammond LA 70402
  • KHS 2035
  • PHONE: (985)-549-5180
  • EMAIL:Penny.Thomas@selu.edu


  • DNP University of South Alabama
  • M.S. Southeastern Louisiana University
  • MSN-FNP University of South Alamaba
  • B.S. Southeastern Louisina University

Licensure and Board Certifications

  • Registered Nurse State of Louisiana
  • Family Nurse Practitioner- AANP
  • Advanced Practice Registered Nurse

Academic Positions

  • Assistant Professor
  • Southeastern Louisiana University, School of Nursing.

Professional Affiliations

  • AANP
  • LANP
  • ANA
  • TDNA
  • Sigma Theta Tau International Honor Society of Nursing-Rho Zeta Chapter

Areas of Research Interest

  • Obesity

Selected Publications & Presentations

  • Penny Thomas DNP, FNP-C, Promoting Healthy Weights and Lifestyles Among College Students Through Adherence to Evidence Based Practice Guidelines, Louisina Association of Nurse Practitioners Primary Care Conference, New Orleans, LA, September 2017


Intercollegiate Consortium for a Master of Science in Nursing