Health Sciences & Social Work

Sharon R. Larson


Ph.D. Southern Illinois University, Carbondale

 Teaching interests: Drug Use and Abuse, Mental Health, Human Diseases, and Personal Health Promotion


Dr. Larson is an instructor in the Department of Health Sciences and Social Work. She earned her Bachelor’s of Science Degree in Nursing from University of Wisconsin-EauClaire and her Master’s of Science Degree from Western Illinois University.

Prior to obtaining her doctoral degree, Dr. Larson was as a Captain in the US Army Nurse Corps, a public health nurse for the state of Virginia, and certified health educator for Beu Health Center, Western Illinois University.