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Penny L. Cooper

Between 2003 and 2009, Penny Cooper's clinical practice as a Family Nurse Practitioner included Urgent Care at Lincoln Community Health Center (which serves low-income Durham residents) and at two Duke Medicine Urgent Care clinics. Her current FNP practice focuses on consulting and disease management in an inpatient hospital setting (Inpatient Endocrine/Diabetes, Durham Regional Hospital).

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Division:  Adult and Family Programs Division


Adult Acute Care Nurse Practitioner
Representative Publications   (search)

  • Mabrey, M. E. and McFarland, R. and Young, S. L. and Cooper, P. L. and Chidester, P. and Rhinehart, A. S., Effectively identifying the inpatient with hyperglycemia to increase patient care and lower costs., Hospital practice, vol. 42 no. 2 (April, 2014), pp. 7-13, ISSN 2154-8331 [doi]  [abs]
  • Scott, M. and Cooper, P., Teaching Conversation: Using “Fishbowls”: Unfolding Case Studies as a Coaching Strategy in an Online Learning Environment (February 28, 2013) [f78c020aa4c140ca92beebb4ffbc6a5d1d]
  • Cooper, P. L., A fall from a horse., Duke Life Net, vol. XI no. 3 (2003)
  • Cooper, P. L., Pelvic management., Duke Life Net, vol. X no. 1 (2002)
Selected Grant Support

  • Using Multimedia Applications with Longitudinal Case Studies: An On-line Approach to Nurse Practitioner Clinical Development (CATALYST Faculty Innovation Award), Duke University School of Nursing CONCEPT Office.      
  • Palliative Care and End-Of-Life Care in Advanced Nursing Practice, Health Resources and Service Administration.      
  • Advanced Diabetes Management for Nurse Practitioners, Health Resources and Service Administration, 1D09-HP08059-01-00.      
  • Adult Physical Exam Video Project, Duke Center for Instructional Technology Jump Start grant.