Helen Hansen, PhD

Helen Hansen, PhD
Clinical Assistant Professor of Nursing
College of Health Sciences
918-631-2918 Oxley Health Sciences Facility Room 535


PhD – Texas Woman’s University Diploma – Sisters Hospital, School of Nursing MS – University of Oklahoma, Health Sciences Center BSN – The University of Tulsa


Helen Hansen conducted a research study for her doctorate in diabetes education in an indigent population. She worked several years in acute care hospital, volunteered 15 years in an indigent clinic, worked several years as a public school nurse. She was facilitator for a diabetes support/education group that met monthly at the public library.

Research Interests


Teaching Interests

Adult health, Pharmacology, Health Assessment


Journal Articles

  • Wing, D.; Hansen, H. & Martin, B. (1994). “The alcoholism denial assessment tool (ADAT): A study of interrater reliability”. Clinical Nursing Research, 3(3), 228-242.

Courses Taught

  • Pharmacology and Metrology
  • Nursing Interventions V
  • Nursing Science III
  • Nursing Interventions I
  • Applied Science III
  • Applied Science IV
  • Nursing Interventions II
  • Nursing Interventions IV
  • Nursing Science II
  • Nursing Science IV
  • Applied Science II

Professional Affiliations

  • Registered Nurse Community Volunteers, Program Committee
  • Sigma Theta Tau Nursing Honor Society, Zeta Delta Chapter Faculty Advisor
  • American Diabetes Organization
  • National League for Nursing
  • Northeastern Oklahoma Diabetes Educators
  • Registered Nurse Community Volunteers, Scholarship Committee

Awards & Honors

  • Outstanding Nursing Faculty Award
  • Nominated for Champions of Health Award – Education and Awareness Category
  • CBA Excellence in Teaching Award
  • Most Valuable Professor Award (MVP)