Jonas III Veterans Healthcare Scholar Alumni

Beverly L.G. Inocencio, DNP, MAJ

The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio

Major Beverly L. G. Inocencio entered the Army as an ROTC graduate from the University of San Francisco. She has served in the following positions: Clinical Staff Nurse, Senior Clinical Nurse, Assistant Head Nurse, Clinical Officer-In-Charge (Head Nurse), Clinical Educator/Clinical Nurse Specialist, Evening-Night Hospital Supervisor, and Hospital Risk Manager. Her clinical experience include: Resuscitative (Emergency Room), Medical, Coronary, Cardio-Thoracic, Surgical, Trauma, Burn, Obstetrics, and Pediatric critical care. Including two and half years in nursing anesthesia, completing over 825 cases. Her duty stations includes: Brooke Army Medical Center, Fort Sam Houston, TX; General Leonard Wood Army Community Hospital, Fort Leonard Wood, MO; Madigan Army Medical Center, Fort Lewis, WA; Tripler Army Medical Center, Honolulu, HI; and a combat deployment in support of Operation Iraqi Freedom with the 47th Combat Support Hospital (2009).

MAJ Inocencio received a Bachelor of Science degree in Nursing from the University of San Francisco in 1996, a Masters in Health Services Management from Webster University in 2001, a Masters of Science in Nursing from the University of Hawaii at Manoa in 2007, a Post-Master's Certificate in Adult-Gerontology Acute Care Nurse Practitioner from the University of Texas Health Sciences Center at San Antonio in May 2012, and a Doctorate of Nursing Practice at the University of Texas Health Science Center in San Antonio, Texas in Advance Practice Nursing Leadership. MAJ Inocencio is a board certified Acute Care Nurse Practitioner from the American Nurses Credentialing Center as well as national certifications in Adult and Pediatric Critical Care Nursing from the American Association of Critical Care Nurses and Certified Emergency Nurse and Trauma Nurse from the Emergency Nurses Association.

MAJ Inocencio’s military education includes: AMEDD Officer’s Basic and Advance Course, AMEDD Pre-Command Course, Critical Care Nursing Course, Combat Casualty Care Course (C4), Joint Forces Trauma Management Course, and the Head Nurse Leader Development Course. She is a graduate of the Combined Arms & Services Staff School (CAS3) and of the Army Command, General Staff Officer Course – Intermediate Level Education and the Entry Level Executive Nurse Leadership Course (formerly known as the Advance Nurse Leadership Course).

MAJ Inocencio’s awards and decorations include the Meritorious Service Medal (3 OLC), Army Commendation Medal (3 OLC), Army Achievement Medal (2 OLC), National Defense Service Medal, Global War on Terror Service Medal, Army Service Ribbon, and Overseas Service Ribbon.

MAJ Inocencio's doctoral focus is to improve care of veterans by working with Army Medical leadership to optimize the role of nurse practitioners to meet the increasing needs of veterans and their families.