Joan Ruppert
Joan Ruppert, MSN, RN

Assistant Teaching Professor

Accelerated BSN Program Director

205 Seton Hall
College of Nursing, South Campus

Phone: 314-516-7076
Fax: 314-516-7093


  • BSN - Saint Louis University, 1981
  • MSN - Saint Louis University, 1998

Teaching Areas

  • Assessment of CLients in Health and Illness
  • Adult Health Nursing I and II
  • Management
  • Fundamentals of Nursing


  • "The Geriatric Patient with ESRD: Special Patients - Special Needs," Journal of Nephrology Nursing, January/February, 1986, Vol. 3, No. 1:5-13.
  • "A Model for Patient Education," American Nephrology Nurses' Association Journal, October, 1986, Vol. 13, No. 5:253-255.
  • Assisted in developing/editing manual entitled, "Nephrology Nursing Certification Review Guide," American Nephrology Nurses Association, 1st Edition, 1989.
  • On-line ANNA Presentation, Latex Allergies Item-Writer for Post-test, June, 2000.
  • Reviewer, Hemodialysis Chapter, Contemporary Nephrology Nursing: Principles and Practice, American Nephrology Nurses Association, Second Edition, 2006.