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Melissa Nunn, APRN, MSN, CPNP-PC
Instructor of Clinical Nursing - Adjunct


Curriculum Vitae


Melissa Ferniz Nunn is an adjunct faculty member in the Pediatric Primary Care Nurse Practitioner program at LSU Health New Orleans School of Nursing.  Mrs. Nunn is a pediatric nurse practitioner who received her Master’s of Science in Nursing degree from Vanderbilt University School of Nursing in 2015.  She is currently employed as a nurse practitioner in the emergency department at Children’s Hospital.  Before completing her nurse practitioner education, Mrs. Nunn served as a pediatric nurse at Children’s Hospital for 5 years after graduating from LSUHSC School of Nursing’s CARE Program.

Mrs. Nunn currently holds a pediatric primary care nurse practitioner certification from the Pediatric Nursing Certification Board (PNCB).  Mrs. Nunn is an active member of the National Association of Pediatric Nurse Practitioners (NAPNAP) and Louisiana Association of Nurse Practitioners (LANP).  She is also a member of Sigma Theta Tau National Honor Society.