Lynne has been teaching at FAU since 1987 and has a passion for classroom instruction especially for pharmacology, pathophysiology, and physical assessment. She brings her clinical expertise to the classroom by maintaining a part time practice as a family nurse practitioner at the Light of the World Clinic in Ft. Lauderdale. In this non profit setting, she provides care to an underserved and disadvantaged population. She has a special interest in diabetes care, and helps to fulfill the mission of the clinic which is to focus on preventive care and education in a caring and culturally sensitive setting. She also works perdium at Asthma and Allergy Associates and has a fond interest in caring for children and adults with allergic disorders.

She loves animals, gardening and hiking.


  • Pharmacology
  • Physical Assessment
  • Pathophysiology


  • Outcome Equivalence between Online and Traditional Learning

Recent Publications

  • Lehne, R. A. (2007) Pharmacology for Nursing Care 6th Edition. Saunders Elsevier St. Louis Missouri. Drug Fact Flashcards.


  • Florida Atlantic University Clinical Excellence Award (2001)
  • American Cancer Society Woman of the Year (1997)
  • Broward County Medical Association Ernie Sayfie Award (1996)


  • Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) Case Western Reserve University (2007)
  • Post Master's Certificate- Family Nurse Practitioner Florida Atlantic University (2000)
  • Master of Science in Nursing University of California, San Francisco (1984)
  • Bachelor of Science in Nursing university of California, San Francisco (1977)
  • ANCC Certification Family Nurse Practitioner since 2001