faculty profile

Heather Flynn   MSN, RN

Instructor in Nursing


Heather Flynn is a clinical instructor in the PreSpecialty program. She taught acute care pediatric clinical for ten years and subsequently transitioned to teaching in the community health series. 

In this role she partners with several nurse-run clinics in Metropolitan Nashville Public Schools facilitate student participation in teaching children the principles of nutrition and asthma management.

Current Research/Scholarly Interests

  • Pediatric asthma education and management
  • The art of patient education in nursing practice

Clinical Practice

  • Enhancement of Community and Population Health
  • Principles of Client-Centered Care
  • Professional Development series

Professional Organizations

  • Sigma Theta Tau International Honor Society of Nursing ? Iota Chapter