Jonas V Veterans Healthcare Scholar

Tiffany Lockett, MS, BSN, RN

University of South Florida
DNP Student

My name is Tiffany Lockett MS, BSN, RN, I am currently working towards my DNP with my nurse practitioner in Adult Gerontology Primary Care. I am a 2013 graduate from USF with my Masters in nursing education, and St. Petersburg College 2009 with my BSN, 2007 with my AA,and 2002 with my AS. I am currently employed at the Bay Pines VA working as the charge nurse for the opioid substitution program in the mental health department. I am also employed as an adjunct instructor for St. Petersburg College teaching Research and evidence based practice. I am very interested in quality improvement and writing EBP Policies. I am the 2015 recipient of the VA Secretary's award for excellence. I hope lead the change in best practices for care of Veterans.