faculty profile

Lucy Tucker   DNP, RN, ACNP, FNP-BC



Dr. Tucker is a clinical instructor in the pre-specialty program at VUSN.  She is dually certified as an Adult Acute Care Nurse Practitioner and Family Nurse Practitioner.  Dr. Tucker has worked in urban Emergency Departments as a Nurse Practitioner since 2011.  She has a strong clinical background in the emergency management of adult and pediatric patient populations.


  • DNP, Chatham University
  • MSN, Vanderbilt School of Nursing (Acute Care/Family Nurse Practitioner- Emergency Focus)