Susan Quisenberry, DNP, APRN, CNP, FNP-C


Susan Quisenberry, DNP, APRN, CNP, FNP-C
Associate Clinical Professor/FNP Program Coordinator

Susan Quisenberry is a practicing Family Nurse Practitioner (FNP) with a specialty focus in Rheumatology. Her APRN experience includes Internal Medicine, Interventional Cardiology, Heart Failure, and Primary Care.

Dr. Quisenberry's previous experience as an RN includes working in the Intensive Care Unit (ICU) and Critical Care Unit (CCU). She began teaching in 2009 at the University of Oklahoma College of Nursing FNP program as an Assistant Professor. In 2016, she joined TWU as an Associate Clinical Professor and led various courses in the FNP program on the Denton Campus. Dr. Quisenberry received her Master's degree from Texas Woman's University, then earned her Doctor of Nursing Practice from Texas Christian University.


  • D.N.P., Texas Christian University
  • M.S., Texas Woman’s University
  • B.S.N., University of Oklahoma


Rheumatology Practice; Family Practice; Cardiology; Rural Healthcare; Health Promotion; Translational Research; Graduate Nursing Student Success; Course Design, Curriculum Design; Practice Doctorate Students

Research Interests:

Rheumatoid Arthritis; Psoriatic Arthritis; Ankylosing Spondylitis; Osteoarthritis; Smoking Cessation

Professional Affiliations:

  • National Organization of Nurse Practitioner Faculty Member
  • American Association of Nurse Practitioners
  • Sigma Theta Tau
  • American College of Rheumatology Healthcare Professionals