School of Nursing Featured on NBC17

Associate Professor and Director of the Doctor of Nursing Practice program Debra Barksdale, PhD, RN, FNP-BC, ANP-BC, CNE, FAANP, FAAN, was featured in a brief story on NBC17’s morning newscast on the need for more primary care providers in North Carolina. According to the story, the demand for nurse practitioner education is increasing and nurse practitioners will play a critical role in helping to fill in the primary care gap in North Carolina.

Laboratory technologist Victoria Benson from the Biobehavioral laboratory was also featured in the video demonstrating her excellent cell culture technique.

You can view the video from NBC17’s morning broadcast here.