Christy  Greenhalgh
Assistant Professor and Coordinator, Emergency Nurse Practitioner Track
Moffett & Sanders School of Nursing
1557 CHS Building 1

Dr. Greenhalgh is an assistant professor in the nurse practitioner program at Moffett & Sanders School of Nursing at Samford University. Dr. Greenhalgh is triple board certified as a Family Nurse Practitioner, Emergency Nurse Practitioner, and Adult Gerontology Acute Care Nurse Practitioner. She has more than 10 years of medical experience, with work in emergency medicine, internal medicine, and cardiology. She earned her DNP with Nurse Educator Concentration in the Spring of 2020 from Samford and has been teaching in graduate nursing since that time. When not working, Dr. Greenhalgh spends time with her husband and their two daughters.

Degrees and Certifications

• BS, Public Relations, University of Florida
• BSN, University of South Florida
• MSN, University of South Alabama
• DNP, Samford University


• NPAA - Legislative Committee
• Gamma Eta Chapter, STTI - Leadership Succession Committee
• AAENP member


• Emergency Medicine
• Acute Care

Recent Presentations

• Podium Presentation: Greenhalgh, C. & Sweeney, R. (2021). Thinning Out the “Fluff”
in Anticoagulant Management
. 30th Annual Medical Surgical Nursing Conference, October 2, 2021 (Virtual).

• Poster Presentation: Greenhalgh, C. (2021). Quality Improvement Project to Combat Over-Prescription of Antibiotics Through an Antibiotic Stewardship Program. Auburn Research Day. February 19, 2021 (Virtual)

Research Areas

• Antibiotic Stewardship
• Underserved Populations