Assistant Clinical Professor, Track Director-FNP Program
Division of Graduate Nursing
Dr. AtNena (Nena) Tucker is a Board Certified Family Nurse Practitioner with experiences in both the clinical and administrative sides of health care. In addition to a doctorate in nursing practice and master’s in nursing as a family nurse practitioner, she also holds a post-master’s certificate in nursing education and master’s in business administration- health care concentration.
Dr. Tucker has extensive experience as a family nurse practitioner in the emergency department as well as traditional family practice clinics. She has been actively involved in the introduction of the nurse practitioner role in emergency departments across south Louisiana.
Dr. Tucker is a member of Sigma Theta Tau International, Beta Gamma Sigma, National League for Nurses, and the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners (AANP).