Dr. Scott joins CCN as a full-time clinical instructor. She received her BSN from the CCN in 2005 and her MSN with a family nurse practitioner concentration from the University of Alabama at Birmingham in 2011. She is certified by the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners. In 2019, she received a Doctor of Nursing Practice from the CCN.
Dr. Scott has extensive experience in critical care and emergency room nursing. In addition to joining the CCN faculty, she will maintain clinical practice at a federally qualified health center.
Dr. Scott is a member of the AANP, Nurse Practitioner Alliance of Alabama, Sigma Theta Tau International Honor Society, and Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc. Her clinical and research interests include decreasing health disparities in disadvantaged populations.