Barbara Childers


Director of Nursing, Infection Control Officer


Barbara Childers RN rejoined University Health Services in 2000, having previously worked at TSHC from 1974-1976. She is an experienced Director of Nursing with more than 35 years experience in nursing and healthcare management. Her specialty areas include directing clinic operations, leading nursing teams to provide optimal services, and promoting evidence based nursing practice.

Ms. Childers received her nursing degree in 1974 from the current Palm Beach State College, and in 1985 went on to obtain certification and licensure in radiologic technology. She currently holds an active Florida Registered Nurse License. Ms. Childers is the University Health Services's Infection Control Officer, an Executive Team member, the chairperson of the Staff Development Committee, and directs the Campus Influenza Vaccination program