Mary Ann Drake | Webster University

Mary Ann Drake, PhD, RN, CNE

Mary Ann DrakeProfessor
ISB/Browning Hall 452
(314) 246-7482




PhD Saint Louis University
MSN (R), Saint Louis University
BSN Corpus Christi State University
ADN & BA, Maryville University


Mary Ann Drake, PhD, RN, CNE is a Professor in the Department of Nursing. She has spent most of her career working in public health nursing with vulnerable groups (ie migrant farmworkers, maternal child populations, homeless, and recent migrant arrivals). In the last year Mary Ann has taken several trips to South Texas with other faculty and students working with groups along the US/Mexico border. Mary Ann is an active member of the Association of Community Health Nurse Educators (ACHNE) serving in several leadership roles.

Courses Taught:

  • NURS 4250 Population Health: Clinical Prevention with Families and Communities
  • NURS 4255 Population Health Practicum
  • NURS 4410 Health Care Policy, Finance, and Regulatory Environments
  • KEYS 4023 Critical Issues in Global Health
  • NURN 5050 Policy and Politics in Nursing
  • NURN 5340 Population Health

Research Interests

  • Vulnerable Populations (i.e. homeless, migrants)
  • Community Health Nursing
  • Nursing Education
  • Interprofessional Collaboration