Bryan Hansen

Bryan Hansen



Bryan R. Hansen, PhD, MSN, RN, APRN-CNS, ACNS-BC is an Assistant Professor at the Johns Hopkins School of Nursing (JHSON) and Principal Faculty of the Center for Equity in Aging. He completed his PhD and Master of Science in Nursing at JHSON and has expertise in psychiatric, gerontologic, and forensic nursing. Dr. Hansen has practiced as a psychiatric nurse and clinical instructor, as well as an adult forensic nurse examiner. During his predoctoral training, he was designated as a John A. Hartford National Hartford Center of Gerontologic Nursing Excellence Patricia G. Archbold Predoctoral Scholar. He has also received research and training support from the National Institutes of Health, the Jonas Center for Nursing Excellence, and the Dr. Scholl Foundation. Dr. Hansen is now an adult health clinical nurse specialist and collaborates interprofessionally across several areas of scholarly focus, practice, and education.

JHU Center Affiliation:
Center for Equity in Aging

Specialties and Expertise
  • Aging
  • Delirium
  • Dementia
  • Disabilities
  • Diversity
  • End of Life
  • Family
  • Gerontology
  • Interprofessional
  • Mental Health
  • Pain/Symptom Management
  • Quality Improvement
  • Safety
  • Substance Use/Addiction
  • Violence