Ricketta Clark, DNP, MSN, RN
Clinical Assistant Professor
Dr. Clark currently serves as an instructor in the LSON Family Nurse Practitioner
Program where she teaches Advanced Health Assessment. She also serves as an instructor
for Nurse Practitioner students
in the Regents Online Degree Program.
Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP), University of Tennessee Health Science Center, Memphis,
TN; Masters of Science in Nursing (MSN), University of Tennessee Health Science Center,
Memphis, TN; Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN), University of Memphis, Loewenberg
School of Nursing, Memphis, TN.
Dr. Clark is a member of Sigma Theta Tau and the Society of Gastroenterology Nurses
Association. She is also active in the community as she is a member of Alpha Kappa
Alpha Sorority Inc- Beta Epsilon Omega Chapter and serves as co-chair of the Health
Initiatives Committee. She is a member of the Health Ministries Team at Breath of
Life S.D. A. Church. In addition to this, she serves meals to homeless Memphians
of all ages at St. John’s Soup Kitchen.
Dr. Clark has been a nurse practitioner for the past 14 years. She has worked in
the field of Gastroenterology for most of this time. She also has experience in neurosurgery
and med-surgical nursing.
Dr. Clark has research interest in Hepatitis C management and treatment. She also
has interest in health beliefs of patients and how it affects patient outcomes.
Dr. Clark has been married for the past 10 years to Vincent Clark and they have one
daughter Skylier. She enjoys bowling, traveling and spending time with family.