Oklahoma Baptist University

Lana Bolhouse

Dean, College of Nursing

Thurmond Hall 123
OBU Box 61805
500 W. University
Shawnee, OK 74804

Dr. Lana Bolhouse is the author of several articles in The Oklahoma Nurse and Christian Single Magazine. She has more than three decades of nursing and educational experience. Prior to joining the faculty at OBU, Bolhouse was a staff nurse at Presbyterian Hospital in Oklahoma City. In 1996, she received the Outstanding Psychiatric Nurse of the Year award from the Oklahoma Nurses Association. She has also received the Excellence in Teaching Award from the Sears Foundation and OBU. Dr. Bolhouse is the secretary of the Shawnee Volunteer Clinic Advisory Board and a member of Spring Creek Baptist Church in Oklahoma City.

Educational Background:

B.S., Oklahoma Baptist University
M.S., Texas Womans’s University
Ph.D., Oklahoma State University
Dissertation: “Being a Missionary Family Over Time: Ritual and Interaction in the Production of Meaning”

Courses Taught:

NURS 1101: Nursing Seminar
NURS 3302: Nursing Research
NURS 4043: Health Care Management
NURS 4601: Senior Seminar
Scholary Inquiry
Strategies of Teaching

Selected Publications and/or Professional Activities:

December 2002. “The Golden Anniversary of the Oklahoma Baptist University School of Nursing.” The Oklahoma Nurse

March 1999. “Nurse Support Groups in Recovery.” The Oklahoma Nurse

March 1997. “ONAP: past, present, and future.” The Oklahoma Nurse

November 1982. “Parenting the Strong-Willed Child.” Christian Single