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  • Susan Lofton, PhD, RN


    Professor of Nursing
    RN-BSN Program Director



    • Phone: (601) 984-6268
    • Fax: (601) 984-6206
    • E-mail: slofton@umc.edu
    • Office: Jackson campus


    Dr. Susan Lofton currently serves as the director of the RN-BSN program. Additionally, she is a clinical nurse specialist in community-health nursing and also is a well-recognized legal nurse consultant for various law firms throughout the southeast where she serves frequently as a testifying expert. Her expertise in documentation strategies and interpreting standards of care has resulted in speaking and consultation opportunities at both the state and national levels. Dr. Lofton's clinical focus is gerontology and community health, with particular interest in long-term care.