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Theresa Campo

Theresa Campo


Associate Clinical Professor, Co-Director - Family/Individual Across the Lifespan Nurse Practitioner Track

Fellow of the American Association of Nurse Practitioners.

Nurse Practitioner M.S.N. Department
Three Parkway, 9th Floor Room 919

Dr. Theresa M. Campo is the Co-Director of the Family Nurse Practitioner Track and Associate Clinical Professor at Drexel University and is board certified as a Family Nurse Practitioner and Emergency Nurse Practitioner with licensure in both New Jersey and Pennsylvania as a Nurse Practitioner. She also works part-time as a nurse practitioner in an Emergency Department in Southern New Jersey.

Theresa received her Doctor of Nursing Practice from Case Western Reserve University in Cleveland, Ohio. She earned her Master of Science in Nursing, Family Nurse Practitioner, from Widener University in Chester Pennsylvania. Theresa has over 28 years of experience in emergency medicine, including pre-hospital, emergency department/quick care, and trauma.

Dr. Campo is a founding Executive Board Member of the American Academy of Emergency Nurse Practitioners, a national organization, and was the inaugural Chair of the Education Committee. Theresa has served as Vice-Chair of the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) content expert panel for Emergency Nurse Practitioner Certification and was the first ENP-BC in New Jersey.

She is a national and international lecturer on emergency and urgent care topics. Dr. Campo is the Co-Author and Co-Editor of, “Essential Procedures for the Emergency, Urgent, and Primary Care Settings: A Clinical Companion, 1st and 2nd editions” and has a medical imaging book due for release the end of 2016. Theresa has also authored several book chapters and peer-reviewed articles. She is on the Editorial Board for the Advanced Emergency Nursing Journal and Reeldx (a video case study media). Dr. Campo is the healthcare and nursing legislative liaison for Congressman Frank Lobiondo.

Theresa was awarded the American Association of Nurse Practitioners (AANP) State Award for Excellence in 2011 and was inducted into the Fellows of the American Association of Nurse Practitioners in 2015.


Dr. Campo practices as an Emergency Nurse Practitioner at Atlanticare Regional Medical Center.

Research Interests:

Structural empowerment and intent to leave profession/position, certification, education level, and anticipated turnover. Emergency Nurse Practitioner Practice.

Academic Distinctions:

Dr. Campo is the author a medical imaging text due for publication December 2016. She also is the co-author and co-editor of an essential procedure book for the emergency, urgent, and primary care settings with the second edition just released in 2015. Theresa has also authored numerous peer-reviewed journal articles and book chapters. Dr. Campo is on the editorial board for the Advanced Emergency Nursing Journal.

Professional Society:

Dr. Campo is a founding Executive Board Member and was the inaugural Chair of Education for the American Academy of Emergency Nurse Practitioners, Vice-Chair of the ANCC Content Expert Panel for Emergency Nurse Practitioner Certification, a member of the American Association for Nurse Practitioners, Emergency Nurses Association, American Nurses Association, and Sigma Theta Tau International.