faculty profile

Robingale Panepinto   DNP, MSN-FNP, RN

Assistant Professor


Robbie Panepinto is a clinical instructor in the PreSpecialty Level of the Vanderbilt University School of Nursing and has previous teaching experience with other schools of nursing. 

In addition to teaching, she volunteers at Gallatin C.A.R.E.S., a free primary care medical clinic. 

Ms. Panepinto has experience in pediatric medical/surgical and perioperative services, neonatal intensive and newborn care, and leadership roles as charge nurse. She has also previously held a leadership role on the management team at Monroe Carell Jr. Children?s Hospital at Vanderbilt.


  • DNP, Samford University
  • MSN, FNP ,Vanderbilt University School of Nursing

Current Research/Scholarly Interests

  • Older Adult Health

Academic Interests

  • Community And Population Health

Clinical Practice

  • Fundamentals of Nursing
  • Pediatric/Neonatal Nursing
  • Adult Medical/Surgical Nursing

Professional Organizations

  • Sigma Theta Tau International Nursing Honor Society, IOTA Chapter at Large
  • National Hartford Center of Gerontological Nursing Education
  • National League of Nursing