Leticia Ybarra



Office: Nursing Building #130
E-mail: lmartin7@uiwtx.edu
Phone: (210) 283-6903

  • Educational Degrees

    • MSN, Family Nurse Practitioner - University of Texas Rio Grande Valley, Edinburg, TX
    • BSN - University of the Incarnate Word, San Antonio, TX
  • Brief Academic and Teaching History

    Ms. Ybarra joined the faculty at UIW in 2013, as part of an HRSA grant focused on interprofessional education and clinical practice. She began teaching in the nursing program in 2015 and have had a opportunity to teach in the undergraduate and graduate programs.

  • Courses Taught

    • Advanced Health Assessment
    • Basic Health Assessment
    • Health Promotion and Disease Prevention
  • Research Interests

    • Women's Health 
    • Access to Healthcare
    • Chronic Disease Management-Diabetes Mellitus Type 2
    • Well Child Care
  • Professional Memberships

    • Member of the American Association of College of Nursing
    • Member of the AACN Graduate Nursing Student Academy
  • Intellectual Contributions (Publications)

    1. Cauthon, K.A., Nguyen, C., Ramirez, M., Ybarra, L.M., and Parker, R.A. (2015). Snapshot of the Impact of Interprofessional Collaboration in Practice in Diabetes Care. AADE in Practice, 3(3), 20-29, doi: 10.1177/2325160315574591.
  • Certifications/Licenses

    • ANCC Board Certification
    • Texas BON APRN licensure