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College of Nursing

Faculty and Staff

Amy C. Dievendorf, DNP, APRN, FNP-BC, AGACNP-BC

Title: Director, AGACNP Program and Clinical Assistant Professor
College of Nursing
Phone: 803-777-7851
Fax: 803-777-0550

College of Nursing 
University of South Carolina
1601 Greene Street, Room 513
Columbia, SC 29208-4001 
United States

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Doctorate of Nursing Practice, University of South Carolina (2010)
Bachelors of Science in Nursing, University of South Carolina (2008)
Bachelors of Science, Biology, Furman University (2002) 


Dr. Dievendorf teaches primarily in the graduate school.  Her most recent courses have included NURS 704 Pharmacology, NURS 718 Diagnostic Interpretation and Therapeutic Modalities, and NURS 793 Advanced Practice Practicum. 


Dr. Dievendorf’s primary research interest includes lung cancer screening. 

Professional Service

Dr. Dievendorf is an active member of the South Carolina Nurses Association, the American Nurses Association, and the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners. 

Professional Practice

Dr Dievendorf is a board certified Family Nurse Practitioner and practices in the area of Pulmonary, Critical Care, and Sleep Medicine.    

Publications (selected)

Cox, M.F., Scharer, K, Baliko, B, Clark, A.J. (2010). Using focus groups to understand mother-child communication about sex. Journal of Pediatric Nursing, 25 (3), 187-193.

Cox, M.F., Sharer, K., & Clark, A.J. (2009).  Development of a web-based program to improve communication about sex. CIN: Computers, Informatics, Nursing, 27 (1), 18-25.

Clark A.J., Rosenberg E.H., Almeida, L.S., Wood, T.C., Jakobs, C., Stevenson, R.E., et al. (2006). X-linked creatine transporter (SLC6A8) mutations in about 1% of males with mental retardation of unknown etiology. Human Genetics, 199 (6), 604-610. 

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