Suja Davis, PhD, RN

Clinical Associate Professor

The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
School of Nursing
Carrington Hall, CB #7460
Office: 429
Chapel Hill, NC 27599-7460

Suja P. Davis, PhD, RN is a Clinical Assistant Professor at the School of Nursing. She earned her Master’s in Nursing from College of Nursing, Manipal Academy of Higher Education, India. She has a certificate in Nursing Education and a Post Master’s in Nursing Informatics from SON, UNC-CH. Dr. Davis earned her Doctorate degree in Nursing from College of Nursing, East Carolina University with a concentration in Inflammatory Bowel Disease (IBD). Her dissertation was titled “Influencing factors of fatigue in adults with IBD”. She has been a nursing educator for more than a decade and has worked in the hospital setting by taking care of patients after gastrointestinal surgery, as well as in the rehabilitation unit. Current research is focused on symptom management of adults with GI disorders, and nursing education. Specifically, her research interest is in managing the symptoms of adults with IBD, IBS, parenteral nutrition, wound management, diverticulitis, bariatric surgery, ostomy, and pre and post-operative care using data science. Her work has been published in peer reviewed academic journals and she has presented her work both regionally and nationally.