Lynette Cooper, DNP, ARNP, FNP-C

Assistant Professor (Clinical)

Lynette Cooper is a new faculty member at the University of Iowa College of Nursing. She is currently teaching in the BSN and RN-BSN programs. Lynette completed her Bachelor of Science in Nursing at the University of Iowa in 2003. She completed her Master of Science in Nursing from Simmons College in Boston. She has been a family nurse practitioner since 2015 and has practiced primarily in Urgent Care/Quick Care settings. She also has experience teaching at the BSN level. Prior to earning her MSN, Lynette was a NICU nurse at UIHC for seven years and a Mom-Baby Nurse in Des Moines for five years. She completed her Doctor of Nursing Practice at the University of Minnesota - Twin Cities in December of 2018. She is a member of the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners and the Iowa Nurse Practitioner Society. 

    Research areas
    • Social determinants of health
    • Implicit bias in health care
    • Health equity
    Lynette Cooper
    DNP - University of Minnesota Twin Cities
    MSN - Simmons College
    BSN - University of Iowa