Jennifer R. Rendon


Assistant Professor, Nursing

Office: Nursing Building #227
Phone: (210) 829-3978

  • DNP, Yale University
  • MSN, Vanderbilt University
  • MS, Creighton University, Health Care Ethics
  • BSN, Pennsylvania State University

Dr. Rendon joined the University of the Incarnate Word in Fall 2020. During her time at UIW she has taught Medical-Surgical Complex Care II didactic and clinical, and Introduction to Professional Nursing Leadership. Prior to teaching she practiced as a board-certified Adult and Gerontology Acute Care Nurse Practitioner (AG-ACNP-BC) in the Intensive Care Unit for 7 years. Prior to obtaining her AG-ACNP-BC, she practiced as a critical care nurse for 17 years.

  • Health care ethics education for critical care nurses
  • Social justice in nursing
  • Theology in nursing
  • American Association of Critical Care Nurses
  • Texas Nurse Practitioners
  • American Nurses Association/Texas Nurses Association
  • Society of Critical Care Medicine
  • Sigma Theta Tau International
  • Phi Kappa Phi
  • 2013 Hilliard and Nancy Travis Scholarship, Vanderbilt University
  • Adult and Gerontology Acute Care Nurse Practitioner (AG-ACNP-BC)
  • Critical Care Registered Nurse (CCRN)
  • Founding member of the 501c3 non-profit organization called The Dam Community Alliance
    • Partnered with the United State Army Corps of Engineers, Canyon Lake office
    • Serves on the Board of Directors