I’m a Family Nurse Practitioner by licensure, with clinical expertise and a Post-Master’s in emergency medicine. I’m a member of Team Rubicon, an NGO that provides both domestic disaster relief & international medical/humanitarian aid. I also serve as a medical provider for several sporting events, including Texas IRONMAN, Houston Rodeo, and Wings Over Houston. Additionally, I’ve volunteered as a mentor with the Big Brother Big Sister program, as a catechist and youth leader in the Catholic Church, and am an honorary lifetime member of the American Legion

Positions

Nurse Practitioner

Medical Logistics Lead - Team Rubicon, a World Health Organization Type I Mobile Emergency Medical Team

Assistant Captain - Houston Rodeo Sports Medicine Committee

 

Certifications

Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) & Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS)

ICS-100, 200, 300, 400, 700, & 800 (through FEMA/Emergency Management System)

Education

Post-Master’s Emergency/Trauma Care Concentration, University of Texas Health Science Center - Houston
MSN - Family Nurse Practitioner, Summa Cum Laude, University of Texas Health Science Center - Houston
BSN - Accelerated Program, Cum Laude, University of Texas Health Science Center - Houston                
MS - Clinical Psychology, Magna Cum Laude, Northwestern State University of Louisiana                
BS - Magna Cum Laude, Louisiana Scholars’ College at Northwestern State University

Professional Interests

Emergency medicine, international humanitarian aid, veterans advocacy, research 

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