Jonas IV Veterans Healthcare Scholar Alumni

Debbie Devine

University of South Florida

I completed my Bachelor of Science in Nursing and Master of Science degrees at the University of South Florida's (USF) as a Family Nurse Practitioner. My clinical area of competency is Women's Health and Pediatrics. I am a sexual assault nurse examiner and certified to perform colposcopies. In addition, I completed the Post-Graduate Program in Teaching Higher Education from USF. I am a member of two honor societies; the Sigma Theta Tau and Golden Key International Honor Society. I currently work as an Advanced Registered Nurse Practitioner for one of the largest school districts in the nation; we serve a diverse demographic of students. In addition, I am an advisory board member for Brain Expansion Scholastic Training Program (BEST). BEST is an organization that concentrates on mentoring students from underrepresented populations who desire to have a career in healthcare.