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Janet Terry, DNP, MSN, RN

Clinical Assistant Professor

School of Nursing
Idaho State University
Pocatello, ID 83209-8101

Office: Beckley 320-Pocatello Campus
Phone: (208) 282-4156
Email: janetterry@isu.edu

  • Doctor of Nursing Practice, Duke University 
  • Masters of Science in Nursing Education, Capella University.
  • Bachelor of Science in Nursing,California State University
  • Associates of Science in Animal Science
  • School Nurse Certification, Washington State University

Research Interests

  • Prevention of Type 2 Diabetes in young adults and teenagers
  • Impact and outcomes of vaccines impact on natural immunity
  • Type 1 Diabetes in school age children


Janet Terry is a new Assistant Professor in the Idaho State University Nursing Department. She graduated from California State University, Bakersfield with Honors and with a BSN degree in 1998. She received her Masters of Science in Nursing Education with an emphasis in Diabetes Education in 2017. She completed her Doctor of Nursing Program at Duke University in the Fall of 2022. She is a member of Sigma Theta Tau Honor Nursing Society, Association of Diabetes Care & Education Specialists, and National Association of School Nurses.

Over her nursing career, she has have worked throughout many specialties including NICU, pediatrics, adult health, public health, detentions, and school nursing. Her specialty of focus for the past several years has been in school health and education. In addition, she has served on statewide communities to help provide safer environments for students who are medically fragile or cognitively delayed, and statewide programs on COVID-19 mitigation strategies. She currently has a research project involving Type 1 Diabetes in the elementary school setting. 

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