Dana Hines, Phd, RN
Chief Nurse Consultant in the HIV AIDS Bureau
Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA)
Dr. Dana D. Hines earned her MSN and PhD from Indiana University Purdue University in Indianapolis, Indiana, and her BSN from the University of Evansville. Dr. Hines is a previous recipient of the Ruth L. Kirschstein National Research Service Award (F31 NR013864-01) research-training grant from the National Institute of Nursing Research, the Midwest Nursing Research Society and Council on the Advancement of Nursing’s dissertation grant award and the Sigma Theta Tau International small grant award.
Prior to joining the George Washington University School of Nursing faculty, Dr. Hines was the Quality Program Manager for the Ryan White HIV/AIDS Services Program at the Marion County Public Health Department in Indianapolis, Indiana, where she spearheaded many quality improvement initiatives aimed at improving access to HIV care for vulnerable populations. Dr. Hines is a member of the DC Center for AIDS Research and her research interests include social determinants of health, health disparities and strategies to improve access to care among sexual and gender minorities — transgender women in particular — living with or at risk HIV.
Dr. Hines currently serves as the Chief Nurse Consultant in the HIV AIDS Bureau in the Division of Community HIV AIDS Programs at HRSA.