Faculty Profile

Tammy Whitehead, DNP, APRN, FNP-C

  • Family Nurse Practitioner
  • Assistant Professor
  • Course Coordinator
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Biography

Dr. Tammy Whitehead is a Family Nurse Practitioner. Her background includes Cardiology, Family Practice and Urgent Care. Dr. Whitehead has also owned and managed her own busy practice in Southern Kentucky until she sold the clinic to pursue a career in teaching. She is coordinator for NP 704 Pediatrics.

Dr. Whitehead received both her Masters and her Doctorate degrees from Frontier Nursing University. Her scholarly interest are legislation, communication and full practice authority for Advanced Practice Nurses.

Dr. Whitehead is former board member of the Kentucky Coalition of Nurse Practitioners and Nurse Midwives and was also the Chair of the Editorial Committee for the group.

Dr. Whitehead lives in Berea, Kentucky. She is married with two adult daughters, one young son, one grand daughter and two grandsons.. Dr. Whitehead enjoys camping, boating and any family activities.

Curriculum Vitae(CV)