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Debra Sullivan

  • Expertise: Registered nurse, certified nurse educator, certified online instructor, certificate holder in fundamentals of magnet
  • Education: Houston Baptist Nursery, University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston, University of Texas at Tyler, University of Nevada, Las Vegas
  • Affiliations: American Nurses Association, Tennessee Nurses Association, National League for Nursing, Sigma Theta Tau International Honor Society of Nursing, Tennessee Simulation Alliance

Debra Sullivan, Ph.D., is a nurse educator with over 20 years of teaching experience. Having held many leadership roles in nursing, her expertise spans cardiology, pediatrics, psoriasis and dermatology, complementary medicine, and workplace burnout syndrome.

Subject areas:

Nurse education, cardiology, dermatology, pediatrics, alternative medicine

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