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College of Nursing

Faculty and Staff

Dwayne Alleyne, DNP, APRN, ACNP-C

Title: Assistant Professor
Department: Advanced Professional Nursing Practice & Leadership
College of Nursing
Phone: 803-576-6349

College of Nursing
University of South Carolina
1601 Greene Street, Room 511
Columbia, SC 29208-4001 
United States 



  • Bachelor of Science Physiology 1997, Michigan State University
  • Bachelor of Science Nursing 2002, Adelphi University
  • Master of Science Nursing 2008, University of South Carolina
  • Doctor of Nursing Practice 2020, University of South Carolina 


  • Served as adjunct faculty for NURS 786, 787 and 796
  • Adjunct Professor for NURS 702
  • Teaching NURS 216 in Fall 2020
  • Developing NURS 772 in Fall 2020

Professional Service

  • Co-founder of Capitol Nurse Practitioner Group in Columbia, SC 2014- present
  • Member, South Carolina Nurses Association
  • Member, AANP 

Professional Practice

  • Dorn VA Medical Center, Hospitalist medicine
  • Lexington Medical Center, Hospitalist medicine
  • Prisma Health Richland, Hospitalist medicine 

Research Studies (Selected)

DNP Defense Project: The effect of electronic reminder systems on provider prescription rates.

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