Faculty Sketch

Natasha McClure




Natasha McClure teaches community health nursing and is also a clinical instructor in the pre-specialty level at VUSN. Her clinical nursing experience includes working in the Vanderbilt University Medical Center Burn Center and the Emergency Department at the Vanderbilt Children’s Hospital, as well as a rural emergency department prior to joining the VUSN faculty in 2012. 


Current Research/Scholarly Interests

  • The role of academic clinical partnerships in improving nursing education and patient outcomes in chronic disease
  • Development of specific community health clinical competencies for nursing education

Current Clinical/Teaching Activities

  • Fundamentals of Nursing
  • Pediatric Nursing
  • Medical/Surgical Nursing

Representative Presentations

Innovations in Community Health Nursing Education in an Accelerated Nursing Program: A Novel Approach to Improving Pediatric Asthma Control. American Association of Colleges of Nursing (AACN), November 2013, New Orleans, LA.