Nena Luster, DNP, MBA, FNP-BC

 

 

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Assistant Professor
Southeastern Louisiana University
College of Nursing and Health Sciences
SLU Box 10448
Hammond, LA 70402
PHONE: (985) 549-3606
EMAIL: atnena.luster@southeastern.edu

 

Education

 

- D.N.P. University of South Alabama
- M.B.A. Southeastern Louisiana University
- M.S.N. Frontier School of Midwifery and Family Nursing
- B.S.N. Middle Tennessee State University

 

Post Graduate/Specialty Training

- Post-Master Nursing Education- University of South Alabama

 

Licensure and Board Certifications

- Registered Nurse in Louisiana
- Advanced Practice Nurse in Louisiana
- AANP Board Certified Family Nurse Practitioner

 

Academic Positions

- Assistant Professor, Southeastern Louisiana University

-Interim Director, Center for Faculty Excellence

 

Professional Affiliations

- Professional Affiliations American Academy of Nurse Practitioners
- NCLEX Item Review Panel
- Beta Gamma Sigma
- Sigma Theta Tau

 

Selected Publications & Presentations

Publications:

-Tucker, A.  Making "Cents" of the Business Side of Practice. The Nurse Practitioner. Forthcoming (2016)

-Lippincott Certification Review: Family Nurse Practitioner. Rundio, A., Lorman, W., editors. Philadelphia, PA: Lippincott, Williams, Wilks; 2016. Gastrointestinal.

-Tucker, A., Bernard, M. Making the Case for Nurse Practitioners in the Emergency Department:  A Clinical Case Study. Adv Emerg Nurs J. 2015 Oct-Dec;37(4):308-12. PubMed PMID:26509728.

-Primary Care:  A Collaborative Practice. 5th ed. Buttaro, T., editor. St. Louis, MO: Elsevier/Mobsy; 2015. Pheumothorax.

-Primary Care: A Collaborative Practice. 5th ed. Buttaro, T., editor. St. Louis, MO: Elsevier/Mobsy; 2015. Pulmonary Embolus.

- Tucker, A. L., & Tucker, S. P. (2012). Increasing colorectal cancer screening complaince through community education. Gastroenterology Nursing, 35(6), 417-419.

Presentations:

-Luster-Tucker, A. Transcontinental Comparison of Emergency Nurse Practitioner Utilization. Sigma Theta Tau International Nursing Research Conference; 2015.

-Luster-Tucker, A.  Overview of the Role of Nurse Practitioners in the Emergency Department. Louisiana Association of Nurse Practitioners Annual Conference; 2015.

-Luster-Tucker, A. Nursing Education; Past, Paths, Problems, and Projections.  Tangipahoa Parish District Nurses Association; 2015.

-Luster-Tucker, A. Making "Cents" of the Business Side of Practice. Louisiana Association of Nurse Practitioners Annual Conference; 2014.

-Luster-Tucker, A. Making "Cents" of the Business Side of Practice. Pennsylvania Coalition of Nurse Practitioners Annual Conference; 2014.