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Lenna Westerkamp

Nursing Lab Coordinator
School of Nursing
Email: [email protected]


  • MSN, Ferris State University, Nursing, Certificate in Nursing Education
  • BSN, Ferris State University, Nursing
  • MA, East Carolina University, Exercise Physiology
  • BS, Ball State University, Exercise Science
  • DNP, Ferris State University, Doctorate of Nurse Practitioner

Publications and Intellectual Contributions

  • Journal Article
    Westerkamp, L. (2015). "BMC Infectious Diseases, 15(1),"
  • Journal Article
    Westerkamp, L. (2008). "AMPK," Journal of Physiology.
  • Journal Article
    Westerkamp, L. (2006). "Acta Physiologica,"
  • Journal Article
    Westerkamp, L. (2006). "Lower Skeletal muscle capillarization and VEGF expression in aged vs. young men," Journal of Applied Physiology.
  • Journal Article
    Westerkamp, L. (2005). "Altered hamstring-quadriceps muscle balance in patients with knee osteoarthritis," Clinical Biomechanics.
  • Journal Article
    Westerkamp, L. (2005). "Lower capillarization, VEGF proten, and VEGF mRNA response to acute exercise in the vastus lateralis muscle of aged vs. young women," Journal of Applied Physiology.
  • Journal Article
    Westerkamp, L. (2005). "Lower capillary density but no difference in VEGF expression in obese vs. lean young skeletal muscle in humans," Journal of Applied Physiology.


  • Oral Presentation
    Love, S., Westerkamp, L., The Gathering of Healthcare Simulation Technology Specialists (SimGHOSTS), "Experiential Learning Using Games to Enhance Interprofessional Collaboration," Fort Wayne, IN, (August 5, 2021).
  • Demonstration
    Love, S. (Presenter), Westerkamp, L. (Presenter), Best Practices Day, "Interprofessional Escape Room," College of Health Professions, Ferris State University, Big Rapids, MI-Virtual, (April 1, 2021).