Nina R. Harvey
Assistant Professor
Moffett & Sanders School of Nursing
Office: 1574 CHS Building 1
Phone: 205-726-4701

Degrees and Certifications

  • DNP, Nursing Practice, The University of Alabama
  • MSN, Nursing, Family Nurse Practitioner, Samford University
  • BSN, Nursing, Tuskegee University

Awards and Honors

  • Central Alabama Nurse Practitioner Association  (CANPA) Service Award, 2017
  • Leadership Education in Adolescent Health (LEAH) Fellow, 2016
  • Mary Starke Harper Lecturer, 2016

Involvement/Professional Societies

  • Central Alabama Nurse Practitioner Association, Secretary
  • Chi Eta Phi Sorority Inc., National Nominating Committee
  • Chi Eta Phi Sorority Inc., Birmingham, AL Chapter, Dean of Membership
  • Graduate Nursing Student Academy - AACN, Southeast Liaison

Recent Publications

Harvey, N.R., & Stanton, M.P. (2017). Intensive care unit-acquired weakness: implications for case management. Prof Case Manag, 22(2), 72-78. doi:10.1097/ncm.0000000000000192

Recent Presentations

Harvey, N.R., Stanton, M.P. (June, 2017). More than just weakness: ICUAW- clinical implications for primary care nurse practitioners. American Association of Nurse Practitioners 2017 National Conference, Pennsylvania Convention Center, Philadelphia, PA 

Harvey, N.R. (February, 2017). A dangerous intersection: managing obesity and asthma in primary care. Obesity and co-morbidities, CANPA Annual CEU Day, Samford University, Birmingham, AL.

Harvey, N.R., Stanton, M.P. (September, 2016). Redefining and reaffirming the role of the registered nurse in intensive care unit-acquired weakness. Alabama State Nurses Association Annual Conference, The Westin, Huntsville, AL

Research Areas

  • Adolescent and Young Adult Health
  • Health Services and Policy
  • Evidence Based Practice in Nursing
  • Health Disparities and the Social Determinants of Healthcare


Dr. Nina R. Harvey received her BSN from Tuskegee University, MSN from Samford University, and Doctor of Nursing Practice degree from The University of Alabama, Capstone College of Nursing. Nina is a family nurse practitioner, board-certified by the American Association of Nurse Practitioners. Dr. Harvey is an expert clinician who has cared for children, adolescents, and families for over a decade and she continues to practice providing primary and urgent care services. Dr. Harvey’s current areas of interest include health disparities, the social determinants of health care, and their effects on adolescent and young adult health prevention and promotion. In addition to her faculty responsibilities, Dr. Harvey is an active member of the American Association of Nurse Practitioners, the Central Alabama Nurse Practitioner Association, and Chi Eta Phi Sorority Inc. She has also been selected to participate as Graduate Liaison for the Southeast region of the AACN-GNSA for 2017-2019.