Summer Hinthorne

Summer Hinthorne

Assistant Professor

    Off Campus


DNP, University of Illinois at Chicago
MSN, WHNP University of Illinois at Chicago
BSN, Bradley University


Dr. Summer Hinthorne joined Bradley University in January 2023 as an Assistant Professor in the online graduate nursing program. She earned her BSN from Bradley in 2006. She then earned her MSN and DNP from the University of Illinois at Chicago. Dr. Hinthorne is happy to be back at the University working with nursing students.


Dr. Hinthorne's teaches in the DNP program including NUR 840 DNP Clinical, NUR 720 Evidence Based Practice, and the DNP project courses.


Hinthorne, S. (2020). Improving assessment and management of fecal incontinence in women. NP Womens Healthcare, 30-32.


Department: Dr. Hinthorne serves on the Graduate Curriculum Committee

External: Dr. Hinthorne volunteers throughout the school year with the AWANA program at her church.

Licensures and Certifications

Licensed Advanced Practice Nurse, Controlled Substance Registered Professional Nurse