Marija Bjegovich-Weidman, DNP, MSN, RN, CCAP

Marija Bjegovich-Weidman
Marija Bjegovich-Weidman, DNP, MSN, RN, CCAPMarquette University

Clark Hall, 318

MilwaukeeWI53201United States of America

Clinical Instructor

Highest Degree and Institution

M.S.N., Marquette University  
Current D.N.P. student expected graduation May 2023, Marquette University 

Courses Taught

NURS 1001 Nursing in the Jesuit Tradition 

NURS 1002 Dimensions of Nursing Profession 

HEAL 1025: Culture and Health (University Course) 

NURS 6003 Essentials for Nursing Practice 

NURS 6009 Organizational and System Leadership 

HEAL 6825 Quality & Patient Safety 

Research Interests

Professor Bjegovich-Weidman is currently engaged in a community health residency through the City of Milwaukee Office of African American Affairs (COMOAAA). Her role at the COMOAAA is in supporting the implementation of evidence-based health literacy strategies that are culturally appropriate to enhance COVID-19 testing, contact tracing, vaccination and/or other public health prevention practices in racial and ethnic minority populations and other socially vulnerable populations in the City of Milwaukee. Her current research interest is in exploring the impact of a Human Library program on implicit bias in nursing and health sciences students. 

Professional Affiliations

American Nurses Association (ANA) 

American Public Health Association (APHA) 

Nurses International, Volunteer Faculty

Sigma Theta Tau International Nursing Society 

Wisconsin Nurses Association (WNA) 


Community Health/Health Literacy 

Oncology (Medical, Surgical, Radiation Therapy & Service-line Leadership) 


Certified Clinical Aromatherapy Practitioner 

Oncology Certified Nurse (historic)