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Christy Bledsoe, MSN, RN-C

Assistant Professor
Scott and White School of Nursing
Office: Nursing 325D
UMHB Mail Box:UMHB Box 8015900 College St, Box 8015BeltonTX76513
Phone: (254) 295-4669(254) 295-4669
Subjects Taught: NURS 3320 Pathophysiology I, NURS 3321 Pathophysiology II, NURS 3620 Health Care Delivery I, NURS 3621 Health Care Delivery II
Degrees Earned: BSN, The University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston; MSN, Nursing Education, The University of Texas at Tyler


Mrs. Bledsoe has spent her career in maternal-child health in a variety of settings, including Labor & Delivery, Postpartum, Newborn care and school nursing in multiple locations in Texas. From 2007 until 2014, she was the nurse educator for inpatient obstetrics at Baylor Scott and White Memorial Hospital in Temple. Mrs. Bledsoe worked as a clinical instructor for UMHB from 2007 until 2014, when she came on as a full-time faculty member. 


Caplinger, P., Cooney, A., Bledsoe, C., Hagan, P., Vinson, A., Whitfield, P., Goodridge, E., Song, J., & Tipton, P. (2015). Breastfeeding outcomes following bariatric surgery. Clinical Lactation, 6(4), 144-152.

Research Interests

Maternal-Child Health, Health Promotion, Preventive Health Care, Wellness, Nutrition, Population Health, Cultural Health Practices,Change Behaviors