Hiram College
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Terri Coffee, DNP, RN, ACNS-BC

Assistant Professor of Nursing

Dr. Terri Coffee came to Hiram College in 2016, with 5 years of experience in nursing education. Past courses taught include medical-surgical nursing, community nursing, pharmacology, and health assessment. Her specialty areas are gerontological nursing and perioperative nursing. Dr. Coffee is a board certified Clinical Nurse Specialist (CNS) and has prescriptive authority in Ohio. Her clinical experience includes positions as a medical-surgical nurse, operating room circulating nurse, and advance practice nurse at a correctional facility and a skilled nursing facility. Dr. Coffee is a member of the Honor Society of Nursing, Sigma Theta Tau International, Xi Xi Chapter. She volunteers for several animal charity groups.


  • D.N.P., Chatham University
  • M.S.N., Youngstown State University
  • B.S.N., Youngstown State University

Research Interests

Dr. Coffee’s research has involved implementing a noise-induced hearing loss education program in area middle schools. Her personal interests include addiction medicine and animal charities.

Fun Facts

  • State certified journeyman tool and die maker.
  • Self-proclaimed “critter person”.