The School of Nursing
Full Name: Jane Wilson
Assistant Professor of Nursing
B.S.N., Kutztown University; M.S., Liberty University; Ph.D., Florida Atlantic University.
Prior to joining the nursing faculty at PBA, Dr. Wilson served as nursing faculty
at Bethesda College of Health Sciences, and as maternal child adjunct at PBA and Lehigh
Carbon Community College. As a registered nurse with 28 years of experience, she has
worked primarily in the area of maternal child, as well as adult health. Dr. Wilson
demonstrated her clinical expertise in labor & delivery, the mother-baby unit, newborn
nursery, and the perinatal high risk unit at the magnet earning Lehigh Valley Hospital
in Pennsylvania. She also demonstrated her leadership experience as a case manager
of Lehigh Valley Homecare, coordinating and providing care for homebound patients.
Dr. Wilson’s research focus is within the maternal-child environment, specifically
in breastfeeding, investigating challenges that new mothers confront. Dr. Wilson is
the recipient of the Friends of Nursing Award-Alma Award for Excellence in Home Care
Nursing. She is actively involved in Compassion International, and has sponsored a
child since 2010; she also has served as a host to the Fresh Air Fund since 2003.
She is a member of Sigma Theta Tau, the Association of Women’s Health, Obstetric and
Neonatal Nursing (AWONN) as well as the Nurse’s Christian Fellowship organization
(NCF). Dr. Wilson is an active member at Journey Church West in Boynton Beach. She
has been married to husband Scott for 27 years, and she has three grown children.