Ms. Brenda Carlson

Title: Lecturer of Nursing
Dept.: Nursing

Education Background

  • BSN, Grand View University
  • MSN, Drake University
  • Graduate work, Iowa State University

Start Date at Grand View

  • August 1992

Areas of Expertise

  • AACN Certification Medical-Surgical Nursing
  • ARNP
  • LMT
  • Adult health, complementary therapies, integrative medicine


  • “Nervous System”; “Grand View University", UCC Copenhagen, 2/2017
  • "Energy: The Heart of Self-Care" Mary Greeley Medical Center; Goodwill Industries 2/2017
  • “University Students Partner with National Kidney Foundation for Community Kidney Screening” Elsevier Faculty Development Conference poster, 1/2016
  • Hyperlipidemia, Mary Greeley Medical Center, 4/2015
  • Securing Grants: Arnold P. Gold Foundation "White Coat Ceremony" grant, 6/2016
  • Creating Study Abroad Opportunities: UCC Copenhagen & GV Nursing 

Questions & Answers

What makes Grand View unique among other universities?
Our students - the student leaders, the athletes, the musicians, the actors, and the student in the classroom. Our graduates - making a difference as they realize there is a difference to be made in our world.
What is your favorite part about working at Grand View?
Each day offers and provides something new - the challenges and the gifts.
Brenda Carlson