Leigh Ann Breckenridge, FNP-C, MSN
Clinical Assistant Professor
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Professor Leigh Ann Breckenridge FNP-C, MSN, RN currently serves as a clinical instructor
in the LSON Family. Although she has taught in several areas, her interests are in
maternal/child and pediatric nursing. She is currently teaching clinical in the maternal
child setting and teaching on-line health assessment to RN to BSN students.
Loewenberg School of Nursing, Memphis, TN. Postmasters degree (FNP); Masters of Science
in Nursing-parent/child emphasis (MSN), University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY.; Bachelor
of Science in Nursing (BSN), Mississippi College, Clinton, MS.
Professor Breckenridge is a member of Sigma Theta Tau and AANP. She is also member
of AWHONN. She is an active member of First Baptist Church of Memphis where she provides
health care education to all ages. She participates yearly as a nurse volunteer for
luvmud (Habitat for Hope). Active participant in March of Dimes and Susan B. Komen
walk for breast cancer.
Professor Breckenridge is a nurse practitioner in a pediatric office. She has worked
in the field of pediatrics and labor/delivery for most of her career. Specialty areas
in pediatrics include: Hematology/oncology, cardiology, med/surg and administration.
Professor Breckenridge has research interests in childhood obesity and breastfeeding.
Another area of interest is the perception of labor and delivery nurses and student
nurses in the intrapartum area. She has a great passion for children with Asperger’s
Professor Leigh Ann Breckenridge has been happily married to Dr. Rev. David Breckenridge
for 25 years. She is the proud mother of 3 children, two golden retrievers and a cat.
She loves metal art and teaching 2 year-olds at church.