San Diego State University

Janet Blenner

Janet Blenner

Janet Blenner


Phone: (619) 594-2774
Office: Adams Humanities 3162


  • PhD, New York University
  • Post Doctorate UC San Francisco: Robert Wood Johnson Clinical Nurse scholar

Scholarly Areas

  • Current research in Celiac Disease.
  • Past research in instrument development,Evoked potential research,Infertility stressors and mediators in treatment and Instrument development.


Dr. Blenner completed a post doctorate in Brain research and advanced clinical research methods from UCSF in 1986. Her research study at that time consisted of studying brain lesions patients using advanced evoked potentials research. She has gone on to further study in other research designs and methods in Instrumnet development and Qualitative methods specifically Grounded Theory methods. She has completed instrument development on an Infertility treatment stress index and Stimulus Intensity modulation scale. She is currently developing a Celiac Disease Quality of Life scale.

Dr. Blenner has a number of research based publications. She has published in neurophysiology, psychophysiology, and nursing journals.