Taylor Thurston, DHSc, MHA, CTTS, NCTTP

Senior Project Manager
Center For Improving the Public’s Health through Informatics
2525 West End Avenue

Taylor Thurston, Sr. Project Manager, earned his Doctoral degree from Radford University’s Doctor of Health Science (DHSc) program with a focus on Public Health and Health Education. He also holds a Master of Healthcare Administration from Jefferson College of Health Science. Dr. Thurston’s research study: Success Strategies for Undergraduate Nursing Students Transitioning from Military Healthcare Careers: A Qualitative Study, sought to identify ways for veterans to incorporate their military skills and training into healthcare education. Augmented by his fiver-year enlistment in the United States Marine Corps, his commitment to further serve the veteran community became the primer for future research and advocacy.