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Ginger Trundle Manley

BSN 1966, MSN 1981 - Distinguished Alumna and Faculty



Recognized for her leadership in the extension of advanced practice nursing. Pioneering the role since 1975, she was the first advanced practice nurse to chair the Tennessee Board of Nursing and the first nurse faculty member to have a private faculty practice at Vanderbilt. As a specialist in sexual health for more than twenty-five years, she developed the Manley Model of Sexual Health, which is widely used to assess and treat issues of human sexual dysfunction. She has specialized in treating health professionals who violate sexual boundaries in their practices, an area in which she has published numerous papers.

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