Mary Agnes Kendra PhD, MSN, BSN

Mary Agnes Kendra PhD, MSN, BSN

Title: Associate Professor, Nursing
Office: Mary Gladwin Hall 201V
Phone: 330/972-7559



PhD – Kent State University – 1990

MSN - Case Western Reserve University – 1969

BSN - St. John College of Cleveland - 1963


Public Health Nursing

Recent Publications

Leiss, J. K, Sitzman, K. L., & Kendra, M. A. (2011). Provision and use of personal protective equipment among home care and hospice nurses in North Carolina. American Journal of Infection Control, 39(2), 123-128.

Leiss, J. K., Lyden, J. T., Mathews, R., Sitzman, K. L., Vanderpuije, A., May, D., Kendra, M. A., Klein, C., & Humphrey, C. (2009). Blood exposure incidence rates from the North Carolina study of home care and hospice nurses. American Journal of Industrial Medicine, 52, 99-104.

Recent Presentations

2006 – Kendra, M. A. A Community-Based Approach to Health Promotion and Disease Prevention by Nurses in Relation to HIV/AIDS. Fifty Years Beyond Bandung: The Linkages Between Asia, Africa and the Diaspora: An International Academic Conference. Cleveland, Ohio, April 22, 2006. (invited)

2004 – Kendra, M. A., Huff, M. S., & Kinion, E. Oral Health Problems: Effect on Self-Esteem in a Vulnerable Population. 132nd Annual Meeting of the American Public Health Association, Washington, D. C., November 6-10, 2004. (refereed)