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Latiena Williams, DNP, MSN

Latiena Williams, DNP, MSN

Assistant Professor, College of Nursing


  • DNP, Nursing, South University, 2016

Interdisciplinary and Emerging Signature Programs

  • Other

Research Interests

  • Latiena Williams, DNP is an Assistant Professor in the College of Nursing at the University of South Florida. Dr. Williams is passionate about addressing health disparities and social justice issues. Her research focus and expertise are in community health promotion, child health, and community-engaged research. Dr. Williams's research applies the principles of community-engagement to understand and address health disparities.


  • President (Sigma Theta Tau Int'l Honor Society, 2022 - Present)
  • Member (American Association of Critical Care, 2020 - Present)
  • Member (National Black Nurse Association, 2018 - Present)
  • Member (Association of Black Nursing Faculty, 2017 - Present)