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Michelle Nelson

Clinical Assistant Professor    
Education

MS, Wagner College, 2000
Major: Family Practice Nurse/Nurse Practitioner

BSN, College of Staten Island/CUNY, 1996
Major: Nursing

AAS, College of Staten Island/CUNY, 1993
Major: Nursing

Biography

Professional Memberships
Nurses United Regionally through Service and Empowerment INC. (November 2016 – Present)
Black Leaders in Nursing Giving Globally. (October 2016 – Present)
Georgia Nurses Association. (September 2016 – Present)
Member, CAPRN. (March 2016 – Present)
Member, Georgia Nurses Association. (March 2016 – Present)
Member, Georgia Nursing Leadership Coalition. (March 2016 – Present)
President, United Advance Practice Registered Nurses of Georgia. (October 2013 – Present)
American Academy of Nurse Practitioners. (2013 – Present)
American Nurses Credentialing Center. (March 2012 – Present)
International Society on Hypertension in Blacks. (2007 – Present)
National Black Nurses Association. (2006 – Present)
Sigma Theta Tau International Nursing Honor Society. (2006 – Present)
Southern Nursing Research Society. (2005 – Present)

Awards and Honors
APRN of the Day, Coalition of Advance Practice Registered Nurses (CAPRN). (March 16, 2017)
State President, United Advance Practice Registered Nurses (UAPRN). (October 2016)
State President, United Advance Practice Registered Nurses (UAPRN). (March 15, 2016)

Refereed Journal Articles
Lorio, A. K., Florman, T. M., Gore, J. B., Housley, S., Nelson, M. A. (2016). The Power of Peer-Assisted Learning (PAL): An Interdisciplinary Mobility Lab Experience. Journal of Nursing Education, 55(2), 83-86.

Presentations
Nelson, M. A., Leadership and Professional Role Development, “UAPRN: APRN Practice and Legislation,” Georgia College and State University School of Nursing, Georgia, United States of America. (June 7, 2018).
Nelson, M. A., “APRN Legislative Practice Issues: 2018 Legislative Edition,” Brenau University Mary Inez Grindle School of Nursing, Atlanta, Georgia, United States of America. (April 7, 2018).
Nelson, M. A., Health Care Policy, “UAPRN & CAPRN: Nursing Organizations Health Care Policy,” Clayton State University, Morrow, Georgia, United States of America. (January 11, 2018).
Nelson, M. A., Leadership/Management & Healthcare Policy, “APRN Panel Discussion: State Of Georgia APRN Legislative Practice Issues,” Middle Georgia State University Department of Nursing, Macon, Georgia, United States of America. (July 25, 2017).
Nelson, M. A., Professional Seminar, “APRN Panel Discussion: State Of Georgia APRN Legislative Practice Issues,” Brenau University Mary Inez Grindle School of Nursing, Atlanta, Georgia, United States of America. (May 20, 2017).
Nelson, M. A., Advanced Professional Nursing Practice Issues, “Notes on APRN Career Progression and the UAPRN Organization,” Georgia State University Byrdine, F. Lewis School of Nursing and Health Profession, Atlanta, Georgia, United States of America. (March 10, 2017).
Nelson, M. A. (Author & Presenter), 64th Annual Convention: A World of Opportunity, “Beyond RN, Post Graduate Education,” Georgia Association of Nursing Students (GANS), Athens, Georgia, United States of America. (October 7, 2016).
Nelson, M. A. (Panelist), Becoming an APRN, “The Professional Organization Panel,” Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia, United States of America. (October 7, 2016).
Nelson, M. A., Staten Island University Hospital, Northwell Improvement Collaborative, “Reducing Anticoagulation-Related Adverse Events: Warfarin Initiation,” Northwell Health System, Staten island, New York, United States of America. (July 28, 2016).

Service
Georgia Nurses Association, Atlanta, Georgia. (January 2018 – Present)
Officer, President/Elect/Past, United Advanced Practice Registered Nurses of Georgia, Atlanta, Georgia. (March 2016 – Present)
Officer, Secretary, United Advanced Practice Registered Nurses of Georgia, Atlanta, Georgia. (October 2013 – March 2016)
Board Member, The iRise Project, Atlanta, Georgia. (June 2010 – Present)