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Sonia Cunningham

Clinical Assistant Professor

College of Nursing
2101 South McColl Rd.
McAllen, TX   78503

Phone: 956-668-6328

Education and Training

Master of Science in Education, Texas A&M University, 1992

Graduate Studies in Nursing (45 hours), Herbert H. Lehman College, 1978-1980

Bachelor of Science Nursing, Herbert H. Lehman College, 1974

Specialty Training

Post Graduate Certificate in Molecular Genetics, Georgetown University, 2003

Teaching Interests

  • Genetics in Nursing
  • Community Health/Mental Health

Research Interests

  • Genetics in Nursing 


  • Named an Outstanding Women in Texas, by Governor Rick Perry, 2010
  • Menton J. Murray Sr. Associate Award, Rio Grand State Center,  2009
  • Teacher of the Year, National Organization of Associate Degree Nurses, 2004
  • Founders Award, International Society of Nurses in Genetics, 2001
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