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Elizabeth Hall, RN, MSN, WHNP-BC, DNP Candidate



Elizabeth Hall is a clinical instructor in the pre-specialty level at VUSN and coordinates assessment and pharmacology courses in the ASN to MSN program. In addition to teaching, she is also part of the clinical practice at Franklin Road Women’s Health Clinic where she provides gynecological services to women.  Mrs. Hall has nursing experience since 1996 in gynecological surgery, antepartum, postpartum, neurosurgical intensive care, cardiac intensive care, perioperative (preoperative, intraoperative, and postoperative), psychiatric, and adult medical surgical areas. She also has experience in leadership and caring as a preceptor to nurses, student nurses, student nurse practitioners, and has served to mentor new faculty which synergistically facilitates her fulfillment of being a reflective nurse educator and lifelong pupil of the caring process in healthcare.


Current Research/Scholarly Interests

  • Adolescent Mothers Breastfeeding Intent Before Birth and Initiation Rates After Birth with Breastfeeding Promotion
  • Caring in Nursing
  • Colposcopy and Cervical Cancer Prevention
  • Reflective Practice
  • Online Teaching and Learning
  • Perioperative and Critical Care Nursing
  • Team Based Quality Improvement


Current Clinical/Teaching Activity

  • Adult Medical/Surgical Nursing
  • Women’s Health Nurse Practitioner at Franklin Road Women’s Health Clinic
  • ASCCP Colposcopy Certified 9/2013


Professional Organizations

  • ASCCP – American Society for Colposcopy and Cervical Pathology
  • Sigma Theta Tau International Honor Society of Nursing – Iota Chapter
  • National League for Nursing