PO Box 9600
6700 Health Sciences South
Clinical Associate Professor
- Family / Community Health Department
- Clinical Faculty
Director of the MSN/DNP Programs
- Office of Academics
About Martha Summers
Martha Summers earned her B.S. in nursing from Alderson-Broaddus College. She earned her Master of Science in Nursing and Doctor of Nursing Practice Degrees from West Virginia University (WVU). She completed a post-master’s certificate program at WVU in 1996, and became certified as a Family Nurse Practitioner.
Dr. Summers joined the faculty at WVU in 1991 and is a Clinical Assistant Professor. Currently, she teaches in the Advanced Pathophysiology course for nursing students in the MSN program. Other teaching responsibilities include precepting family nurse practitioner students.
In addition to teaching and administration, Dr. Summers provides patient care as an Advanced Practice Nurse at Milan Puskar Health Right (MPHR) Clinic where her primary responsibility is the provision of care to uninsured, low-income patients.
Dr. Summers has been a board member and counselor of the Alpha Rho Chapter of Sigma Theta Tau for many years. She maintains professional memberships in ANA, WVNA, AANP, and NONPF.