Jonas V Veterans Healthcare Scholar

Heather Shattuck, MS, APRN, CCNS, ACNP-BC

Duke University
DNP Student

Shattuck is a Nurse Corps lieutenant commander with the United States Navy. She currently serves as the emergency/trauma critical care clinical nurse specialist and acute care nurse practitioner at Fort Belvoir Community Hospital in Fort Belvoir, Virginia. Shattuck served as the first clinical nurse specialist for the emergency/trauma department and became board-certified licensed, and credentialed as an acute care nurse practitioner. In this role, she expanded her scope of practice as a provider and worked alongside attending emergency department physicians. In 2003, Shattuck was deployed in support of Operation Iraqi Freedom. 2015 She was deployed in support of Continuing Promise providing humanitarian and civil assistance in 11 South American countries. She has a BSN from Niagara University and an MS and a post Masters in Teaching and Health Professions from University of Maryland. LCDR Shattuck is currently enrolled in Duke University DNP program.