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Andrea Brooks


Andrea Brooks, PhD, RN, PPCNP-BC

Traditional BSN Track Manager / Clinical Assistant Professor

  • PhD Texas Woman’s University | May 2017
  • Nursing Education Certification (Post-Master’s Certificate) Texas Woman’s University | May 2012
  • PPCNP-BC (Pediatric Nurse Practitioner) Texas Woman’s University | May 2006
  • MSN Texas Woman's University | May 2006
  • BSN University of Texas Medical Branch of Galveston | April 2001


Phone: 832-842-8213

Office Hours

  • Monday: 2-3 p.m.
  • Wednesday: 2-3 p.m.

Clinical Interest
Pediatric Nurse Practitioner, Promotion of Newborn, Infant, Child, Adolescent, and Family Health

Research Interest
Child Abuse Prevention, Parenting, Racial Disparities, Social Determinants of Health, Nursing Education

Professional Expertise
Practicing Pediatric Nurse Practitioner, Graduate education advanced practice nursing courses, Undergraduate education nursing courses

Professional Accolades
2021 Cougar Chairs Leadership Academy graduate, University of Houston, 2020 Bronze Medalist Award for Nursing Faculty, Good Samaritan Foundation, Houston, TX, 2015 Faculty Excellence Award, National Institute of Staff and Organizational Development

Brooks, A.N., McFarlane, J.  (2017).  A literature review: Qualitative studies of women parenting during abuse.  Nursing Forum.  doi: 10.1111/nuf.12230

Seay, A.N., Freysteinson, W.M. & McFarlane, J. (2014).  Positive parenting.  Nursing Forum, 49 (3), 200-208. doi: 10.1111/nuf.12093

Seay, A.N. (2014).  A Child’s Story.  American Journal of Nursing, 114 (7), 72.


COVID-19 Pandemic and Rural Communities of Color: Examining the Impact of Race, Healthcare Accessibility, and Health Literacy in Waller County Texas

  • Role: Co-Investigator
  • Funding Source: Prairie View A&M University Internal Grant

Racism, Resilience and Quality of Life in Stroke Survivors: A Mixed-Methods Study

  • Role: Co-Investigator
  • Funding Source: University of Houston Chancellor Renu Khator’s “Grants to Enhance Research on Racism”

UH Nurse Managed Telehealth Clinic at the Emergency Aid Coalition

  • Role: Collaborator
  • Funding Source: Humana