Laurence E. Lancaster   2012

Distinguished Alumnus and Faculty


Recognized as being a national and international nephrology specialist. He has served as clinical specialist in nephrology at Vanderbilt University Medical Center and chair of the Department of Adult Health. He taught the advanced physiology/pathophysiology course for acute care nurse practitioners. He also had a faculty appointment with Middle Tennessee School of Anesthesia. 

In his role as editor of the Core Curriculum for Nephrology Nursing, he disseminated the knowledge base for nephrology nurses at the national level. He is the author and editor of textbooks on nephrology nursing that are used internationally.