Angela Bowman, DNP, RN, ANP-BC

Angela Bowman, DNP, RN, ANP-BC

Assistant Professor (Clinical)

134 Cohn, 5557 Cass Ave., Detroit, Michigan 48202

Office hours

By appointment

Angela Bowman, DNP, RN, ANP-BC

Bio Sketch

Dr. Angela Bowman is a board-certified nurse practitioner. As a registered nurse, Dr. Bowman worked in the Henry Ford Hospital - Main Campus Neurosurgical ICU for more than 9 years. During that time, she was promoted to assistant clinical manager and served in that role throughout her master's graduate studies. Upon successfully passing the American Nurse Credentialing Center nurse practitioner certification boards, Dr. Bowman began working as a nocturnal hospitalist nurse practitioner at Detroit Medical Center Harper University Hospital. She remained in that role until officially joining Wayne State University's College of Nursing faculty as an Assistant Professor (Clinical). She plans to continue practicing as a contingent hospitalist nurse practitioner with Wayne Health at DMC Harper University Hospital. Dr. Bowman is a proud member of Sigma Theta Tau Nursing Honor Society and holds active memberships in Chi Eta Phi, Incorporated, Lambda Chi Chapter, a professional nursing sorority, the Michigan Council of Nurse Practitioners (MICNP), American Association of Nurse Practitioners (AANP), Gerontological Advance Practice Nurses Association-Great Lakes Chapter (GAPNA-GLC), and Association of Black Nursing Faculty (ABNF).


  • DNP, University of Michigan-Flint, 2022
  • MSN, Wayne State University, 2012
  • BSN, Wayne State University, 2004

Research Interests

  • Reducing hospital readmission rates within the subacute setting
  • Social determinants of health
  • Medical mistrust among African Americans

Project types

  • DNP quality improvement projects

Theoretical frameworks

  • Theory of self-care


  • Logic model
  • Lewin change model

Clinical Area(s) of Expertise

  • Adult-medical/surgical
  • Internal medicine
  • Urban health

Selected publications

Walker, T., Bowman, A., Hobson, K., and Roman, J. (2022). Chapter 6: Collaborative Approach in Urban Healthcare. In McNeill, C. Stephens, U., and Walker, T. (Eds.), Urban Health: A Practical Application for Clinical Based Learning. (pp. 2-8). Wayne State University Library System. (In Press).

Honors and Awards

  • Best DNP Poster Presentation, Michigan Council of Nurse Practitioners, 2022

Courses taught by Angela Bowman, DNP, RN, ANP-BC

Spring-Summer Term 2024 (future)

Winter Term 2024 (current)

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