Cynthia Toth, MSN, RN, CNE

School of Nursing
Senior Lecturer, Undergraduate Clinical Placement Coordinator
CHHS 444 E


COS Profile


Honors Faculty 2014, Lamaze Certified Childbirth Educator 2014, NLN Ambassador 2012, UNC Charlotte Woman of the Year 2010, Certified Nurse Educator 2008

Clinical Specialty:

Labor and Delivery, Perinatal Clinical Nurse Specialist


MSN - Georgia State University – Perinatal Clinical Nurse Specialist 1988, BSN - Eastern Michigan University 1982

Faculty Rank:

Senior Lecturer

Personal Interests:

NC Section Association of Women’s Health, Obstetric and Neonatal Nurses Advisory Board, Sigma Theta Tau International Nursing Honor Society Gamma Iota Chapter Advisory Board, University City United Methodist Church Communion Steward, University City United Methodist Church Chancel Choir

Practice Area:


Research Interest:

Breastfeeding, Student Skills Acquisition, Labor and Delivery – Perinatal Clinical Nurse Specialist

Teaching Specialty:

Nursing Care of the Childbearing Family, Practicum in Nursing Care of Children and the Childbearing Family, The Emerging and Developing Family, Nursing Research, Practicum in Community Health, Issues in Cultural Health, Concepts in Professional Nursing Practicum, Fundamentals Clinical Skill Sets, Externship in Appreciating Vulnerable Populations

Mrs. Cynthia Toth has been on the faculty of the UNC Charlotte School of Nursing since 1995 and teaches in the Undergraduate Division – pre-licensure and RN-BSN.  Mrs.Toth also serves as a University Honors Program faculty member. She earned her BSN at Eastern Michigan University and her MSN at Georgia State University. Mrs. Toth is a National League of Nursing Certified Nurse Educator (CNE) and is a Lamaze Certified Childbirth Educator (LCCE). She is a Perinatal Clinical Nurse Specialist and teaches Nursing Care of the Childbearing Family and Clinical Practicum for the Nursing Care of Children and the Childbearing Family. During her tenure at UNCC she also has taught nursing fundamentals and skills, concepts in nursing, community health, appreciating vulnerable populations, issues in cultural health, and nursing research.  She has also served as Clinical Placement Coordinator, managed a HRSA Nursing Workforce Diversity grant, and been involved with several clinical site development grants. Research interests include the breastfeeding mother and student skills acquisition. Mrs.Toth is a board member for the Gamma Iota chapter of Sigma Theta Tau and the North Carolina Section of the Association of Women’s Health, Obstetric and Neonatal Nurses.  She received the UNCC Faculty Woman of the Year Award in 2010 for her leadership and service to the university and community.  Her practice has included medical surgical care, newborn intensive care, maternity and women’s health management, and labor and delivery.  Mrs.Toth is currently employed by Novant Presbyterian in Women’s Health Education.