Jennifer G Hensley

Jennifer G Hensley
EdD, CNM, WHNP, LCCE Clinical Associate Professor

NUR 4.132

Advanced Practice
Women Health


Dr. Hensley is new to Texas, having lived and practiced as a registered nurse and certified nurse-midwife for over 40 years in California, Montana, Colorado, and Tennessee. She has dedicated her career to caring for women across the lifespan, as well as teaching novice nurses and advanced practice nurses. Her scholarship has been built on helping women overcome sleep disorders, in particular restless legs syndrome and insomnia, presenting nationally and internationally, and writing articles. She has authored text chapters on women's health.  She is a member of the Scientific and Medical Board of the Restless Legs Syndrome Foundation, here, in Austin, Texas. She is current in clinical practice as a CNM, working as part of the team at Renaissance Women's Group. She volunteers for the English Springer Rescue Association, and is allowed to live with two Springer rescues.