School of Nursing

Sonya Lachance PhD, DNP, MBA, RN, NP-C

Assistant Professor of Nursing
Sonya Lachance PhD, DNP, MBA, RN, NP-C, Assistant Professor of Nursing at the University of Southern Maine

Office Location

339 Masterton Hall



Academic Degrees

  • PhD
  • DNP
  • MBA
  • BSN


Sonya Lachance, PhD, DNP, MBA, RN, NP-C, is a family nurse practitioner. She is certified in family health by the American Association of Nurses Practitioners (AANP).

Dr. Lachance is a primary care provider for older adults. Her focus is on the management of chronic health conditions, prevention, and age defined wellness. As a doctorally-prepared family nurse practitioner, she cares for adults in memory care, independent, and assisted living facilities.

Her clinical and research interests include the use of informatics and technology in clinical care.

In her spare time, Dr. Lachance enjoys hiking, traveling, and reading a good book.