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Rebecca Culpepper

Distinguished Faculty



Recognized for leadership in nursing practice, education and leadership. She served as a nursing professor and hospital administrator for 18 years. During her tenure, she served as Assistant Hospital Director, assistant clinical professor of Nursing Administration, director of Staff Development for the Department of Patient Care Services and director of the Center for Nursing Continuing Education. Upon her death, a joint annual scholarship, the Rebecca Culpepper Award, was established in her memory by the School of Nursing and the Vanderbilt University Medical Center Department of Patient Care Services.

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