Faculty & Staff

Dr. Susan M. Schmidt

Director/Professor/Epidemiologist, School of Nursing

Director/Professor/Epidemiologist, Nursing Graduate Programs

Director/Professor/Epidemiologist, Xavier Health Conference

ML 7351
120 Cohen Center

Phone: (513) 745-3815

Fax: (513) 745-1087


  • B.S.N., M.S.N., Ph.D., C.N.L., C.O.H.N.-S, C.N.S.

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First Year at Xavier University:



Epidemiology, community health nursing, stroke rehabilitation, occupational health nursing, clinical nurse leader, biostatistics


Dr. Susan Schmidt is an Epidemiologist, Certified Occupational Health Nurse Specialist, certified Clinical Nurse Leader, and a Clinical Nurse Specialist. She has conducted several national and international presentations related to her occupational health research and won an international research award while at Research Triangle Park.  As an epidemiologist, she also has conducted research in the epidemiology and rehabilitation of stroke patients along with managed care. Her national presentations and publications include topics on computer-based instruction, occupational health, stroke and managed care. Since 2004, she has been awarded over eight million dollars in federal and state grant funding in support of program growth within the nursing school.  Current funding has been targeted to support Population Health and Interprofessional Collaborative Practice development within the state and nation.  In support of the Population Health movement in the nation’s evolving health care system, Dr. Schmidt has hosted regional conferences featuring national speakers and grant outcomes.

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