Dr. Rebekah Carey, APNP (2007)
Associate Professor of Nursing


  • Doctor of Nursing Practice, University of Alabama
  • Post-master's certificate, Women's Health Nurse Practitioner, University of Illinois-Chicago
  • Master of Science in Nursing, University of San Diego
  • Bachelor of Science in Nursing, University of Wisconsin-Oshkosh

Special Interests

  • Advisory Board Member
    Lutheran Health Alliance
    Kingdom Workers
    Wisconsin Evangelical Lutheran Synod
    Milwaukee, Wisconsin
  • Works part-time as a Women's Health Nurse Practitioner at Community Health Systems in Beloit
  • Served three years at the Mwembezhi Lutheran Rural Health Center in Zambia as the Health Education Administrator for the Central Africa Medical Mission; participated in exploratory trip for humanitarian assistance to Haiti after 2010 earthquake


  • Sigma Theta Tau, Nursing Honor Society
  • American Association of Nurse Practitioners
  • Metro Milwaukee Nurse Practitioner Association

Recent Publications

  • Carey, R.E., Carter-Templeton, H., & Paltzer, J. (2015). Preparing health professions volunteers to serve globally. Journal of Christian Nursing: 32(4), 242–249
  • Carey, R.E. (2011). Cultural competence assessment of baccalaureate nursing students: An integrative review of the literature. International Journal of Humanities and Social Science, 1(9), 258-266.
  • Carey, R.E. & Fricke, J. (2011). Free health clinic links college, church, and community. Journal of Christian Nursing, 28(2), 8-91.